VOA News: Africa Thu, 15 Oct 2009 01:29:06 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Ghana Under-20 Soccer Team Vies for FIFA Title in Egypt Thu, 15 Oct 2009 01:29:06 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 01:29:06 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 01:29:06 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa3.cfm?rss=africa Squad will take on Brazil on Friday "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa3.cfm?RSS=Africa" Nigeria Police Hail EU Logistical Support Pledge Thu, 15 Oct 2009 02:22:54 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 02:22:54 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 02:22:54 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-10-15-voa6.cfm?rss=africa The pledge follows a meeting with Nigeria's Minister of Police Affairs, Ibrahim Lame, in Brussels, Belgium. "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-10-15-voa6.cfm?RSS=Africa" Darfur Groups Demand US Special Envoy’s Ouster Thu, 15 Oct 2009 04:56:00 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 04:56:00 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 04:56:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-10-15-voa7.cfm?rss=africa Ambassador Scott Gration’s conciliatory approach toward Khartoum infuriates kinsmen of displaced Sudanese refugees "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-10-15-voa7.cfm?RSS=Africa" Somali Pirates Seize Singapore-Owned Ship Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:53:57 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:53:57 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:53:57 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa18.cfm?rss=africa EU says it has sent aircraft from anti-piracy naval mission to investigate situation "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa18.cfm?RSS=Africa" Nigerian President Declares Niger Delta Stable Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:02:00 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:02:00 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:02:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa19.cfm?rss=africa Umaru Yar'Adua reassures OPEC officials attacks on oil industry that sharply reduced Nigerian oil output have subsided, thanks to amnesty program "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa19.cfm?RSS=Africa" EU's Sudan Envoy Argues Peace Will Pay Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:17:14 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:17:14 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 15:17:14 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa25.cfm?rss=africa Torben Brylle says financial benefits of peace make key argument for ending fighting in Southern Sudan "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa25.cfm?RSS=Africa" Ethiopian Sorghum Breeder Wins 2009 World Food Prize Thu, 15 Oct 2009 16:39:22 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 16:39:22 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 16:39:22 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/science/2009-10-15-voa29.cfm?rss=africa Ejeta's work went beyond the lab to deliver results to farmers "www.voanews.com/english/Science/2009-10-15-voa29.cfm?RSS=Africa" Aid Group Calls for Urgent Response to DRC Crisis Thu, 15 Oct 2009 17:06:30 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 17:06:30 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 17:06:30 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa31.cfm?rss=africa Doctors Without Borders says violence against civilians originates both from LRA and Congolese, Ugandan forces pursuing Joseph Kony's rebel army "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa31.cfm?RSS=Africa" Saving Lake Chad Thu, 15 Oct 2009 17:16:04 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 17:16:04 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 17:16:04 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-10-15-voa30.cfm?rss=africa Rapidly shrinking lake may be replenished using the Oubangui River "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-10-15-voa30.cfm?RSS=Africa" Five Countries Elected to Two-Year Security Council Terms Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:54:00 +0200 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:54:00 -0400 Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:54:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa34.cfm?rss=africa Bosnia, Brazil, Gabon, Lebanon and Nigeria to participate in decisions ranging from deploying UN peacekeepers to imposing sanctions "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-15-voa34.cfm?RSS=Africa"