Beyond Sport Elevates World’s Best Leveraging Sport to Accelerate Impact in Reaching the 2030 UN Global Goals

Sixteen Organizations, Representing 36 Countries Illustrate the Power and Dynamism of Sport Despite Incredible Challenges NEW YORK, Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — From using yoga as a path to empower and employ youth across Africa to rugby as a tool for social mobility and inclusion in Brazil, sport is being used with intention to support communities […]

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RevBits reconnus pour son innovation par les Golden Bridge Awards® 2020

Le fournisseur de solutions de cybersécurité RevBits a été nommé lauréat d’or dans quatre catégories et lauréat de bronze dans deux autres lors de la 12e édition des Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards MINEOLA, N.Y., 26 octobre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — RevBits a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’il a été déclaré gagnant dans six catégories par les Golden […]

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RevBits recognized for innovation by 2020 Golden Bridge Awards®

Cybersecurity Solutions provider RevBits named as Gold Winner in four categories and Bronze Winner in two more at the 12th Annual Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards MINEOLA, N.Y., Oct. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — RevBits today announced it was declared as a winner in six categories by the 2020 Golden Bridge Awards® that recognize the world’s top […]

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At least six children killed in Cameroon school gun attack

YAOUNDE, At least six children were killed when gunmen raided a school in Koumba, southwest Cameroon, a restive Anglophone region, on Saturday. Fransisca International Bi-lingual Academy was the victim of the attack. An eyewitness, a student at the school, told Africanews that he had gunshots before running to hide. “We were having the French language lesson when we heard gunshots. The teacher was the first to escape and I heard people shouting. When I came back to check, I saw dead bodies in the primary [school] section,” said the student.…

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Update: UN chief shocked at attack on school in Cameroon

UNITED NATIONS, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres expressed shock at the horrific attack on a school in Kumba in Cameroon’s Southwest region, in which several children were reportedly killed and several others wounded, said his spokesman. The attack is another disturbing reminder of the exacting heavy toll on civilians, including children, many of whom have been deprived of their right to education. Attacks on education facilities are a grave violation of children’s rights, said Stephane Dujarric, the spokesman, in a statement. The secretary-general extended his deepest condolences to the bereaved families…

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Update: Cameroonians denounce deadly school attack

YAOUNDE, Escorted by security forces, hundreds of people held a procession through Kumba town in southwest Cameroon, the site of a school attacked by gunmen on Saturday. At least seven children were killed in the raid according to officials. People carried placards denouncing the attack while calling for an end to the violence which has gripped the region since 2017. “Instead of 6 we have now seven corpses in the mortuary,” said Ntou’ou Ndong Chamberlin, the administrative head of Meme division. “We have to make it stop, they [children] are…

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Cameroon Condemns Killing of School Children, Calls for Investigation

YAOUNDE, CAMEROON – There has been widespread condemnation in Cameroon over an attack on a school in the southwestern town of Kumba Saturday that left seven children dead. Locals marched through Kumba Sunday calling for an investigation and for the killings of innocents to stop. Close to a thousand men, women and children dressed in black as a sign of mourning listened to the mayor of Kumba Sunday. Gregory Mewano called on the protesters of the killing of seven school children to be united against cruelty and to cooperate with…

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