Africa Midday


** More than 600 people have been arrested in Tunisia and troops have been deployed to the streets after consecutive days of protests in several cities ...

** The United Nations is deeply concerned by the worsening humanitarian crisis and escalating violence forcing thousands to flee in Mozambique's Cabo Delgado province....

** And...... Aid groups in Cameroon say thousands of people displaced last year from flooding and ongoing elephant attacks on the northern border with Chad and Nigeria need aid and ressetlement assistance

in business news.......According to the latest data published by South Africa's state-owned utility Eskom's forecast shows that there is a high-risk probability of load shedding, every week for the next three months

In sport...... The Open Boxing Federation of Tanzania has named 15 provisional amateur boxers for the Tokyo's Olympic Games later this year.