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AW Gist : The Change Agents -( The In-Laws)

AW Gist :  The Change Agents -( The In-Laws)

  This is about picturing the realities in our society. Just before you begin : This is a discussion between three social agents, three women involved in different social innovations who’ve been brought together to discuss the different issues they’ve solved, the different stories they’ve heard and how we all can become good influencers, good […]

India’s Republic Day Celebrations Marked With Protests, Blasts

India’s Republic Day Celebrations Marked With Protests, Blasts

Hundreds of thousands of Indians protested across the country on Sunday against a citizenship bill that many fear is discriminatory against the minority Muslim community. The protests, which began last month, gathered fresh momentum as India celebrated Republic Day, in commemoration of the day the Indian constitution came into effect. In the southern state of […]

Don’t Be A Helicopter Parent, Learn These Skills

Don’t Be A Helicopter Parent, Learn These Skills

There is no defined technique for parenting. But with the internet, you would easily get tips from “parenting experts” but this can be contradictory sometimes. What you should know is that parenting involves promoting and supporting the physical, emotional, social and intellectual development, of a child from birth to adulthood. When a parent is a […]

Delayed Conception : The Things You Need You Know

Delayed Conception : The Things You Need You Know

Sometimes, not hearing the sound of a baby in a home could be due to ignorance of the term “ovulation period”, largely on the couples’ part. Knowing your most fertile day is an important step that increases your chances of getting pregnant. What is ovulation period? Ovulation occurs when the ovarian follicles rupture and release […]

Tanzania Signs New Implementation Deal With Barrick

Tanzania Signs New Implementation Deal With Barrick

Tanzania and the Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold Corp on Friday signed an agreement to kick-start their new joint venture company to oversee Barrick’s future gold mining operations in the country, as a way forward following a year-long impasse. “Being a year now, we have finally completed the long journey of negotiations and renegotiations and […]

Dangote Foundation Empowers 34,000 Women In Katsina

Dangote Foundation Empowers 34,000 Women In Katsina

THE Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF) has empowered no fewer than 34,000 vulnerable women from all the 34 local governments in Katsina State from an N10 billion micro-grant set aside for disadvantaged women across the country. The money is set aside to empower the women economically either to start or boost their businesses. Speaking at the […]

BasketBall Legend Kobe Byrant Dies In Helicopter Crash Alongside His Daughter, 5 Others

BasketBall Legend Kobe Byrant Dies In Helicopter Crash Alongside His Daughter, 5 Others

Nine people died in the helicopter crash that killed basketball legend Kobe Bryant — including his daughter, Gianna, and her basketball teammate. While police have not released the names of the people on board, family members of some victims have confirmed their loved ones’ deaths. Here are the emerging names and faces: John Altobelli speaking to […]

Kenya Could Lose U.S.$30 Million U.S. Funding Over Graft

Kenya Could Lose U.S.$30 Million U.S. Funding Over Graft

Kenya’s persistent corruption blot may hinder its early access to a US multimillion-dollar development programme. Nairobi is ranked 137 out of 180 countries on the latest Corruption Perceptions Index published by global watchdog Transparency International, indicating that despite the latest push to combat the vice, the war is far from being won With prevalent bribery […]

After Four Decades Of War, Afghan Widows Battle For Homes

After Four Decades Of War, Afghan Widows Battle For Homes

– After her husband was killed and their home in Baghlan province torched in Afghanistan’s long-running war, Nasim Gul fled nearly 200 miles to Kabul with her four children and moved in with her cousin, sewing clothes to eke out a living. As a widow, Gul could not claim the small plot of land her […]

Kenyatta Secures U.S.$1,6 Billion Investment Deals at UK-Africa Summit

Kenyatta Secures U.S.$1,6 Billion Investment Deals at UK-Africa Summit

President Uhuru Kenyatta has secured major investment deals worth over Sh170.8 billion in the ongoing UK-Africa Investment Summit in London. On Monday, the country also set history after its first-ever green bond, called the “Simba Bond”, was listed on the London Stock Exchange. The bond is the brainchild of Acorn Holdings Ltd, a residential real […]

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