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Cameroon’s Second Largest Employer Of Labour Crippled by Separatist Conflict

Cameroon’s Second Largest Employer Of Labour Crippled by Separatist Conflict

Cameroon’s second-largest employer, the Cameroon Development Corporation, says it has been paralyzed by the separatist conflict in the country’s English-speaking regions.  The agricultural giant has not been able to pay its staff for a year because of falling production and revenue. The village of Meanja used to be a banana production centre in Cameroon’s English-speaking […]

Dengue Fever Kills 4 in Tanzania, As 4,000 Diagnosed With Disease

Dengue Fever Kills 4 in Tanzania, As 4,000 Diagnosed With Disease

Four people have died in Tanzania as a result of the dengue fever and more than 4,000 others have been diagnosed with the disease, the government has said. Three people died in Dar es Salaam while one died in Dodoma, Health Minister Ummy Mwalimu said on Friday in Parliament as she read out the government […]

Sudan Urged To Ensure Justice For Raped Women Protesters

Sudan Urged To Ensure Justice For Raped Women Protesters

Sudanese women were a driving force during months of protests that ousted veteran autocrat Omar al-Bashir, but the sexual violence they endured risks being forgotten with the signing of a power-sharing deal, women’s rights activists said on Thursday. Action must be taken to address scores of rapes committed during a deadly crackdown by security forces […]

The Story Corner : Beyonce On The Beat

The Story Corner : Beyonce On The Beat

As usual, I am here to tell you what’s been buzzing online and this time around, if you don’t know or you are wondering what the meaning of ‘Gift, Love letter to Africa is?’ just gather here and let me explain it to you. So, the one and only Queen B {Beyonce} just released an […]

WFP Presents 60 Donkeys, Wheel Carts To Women Farmers In Ghana

WFP Presents 60 Donkeys, Wheel Carts To Women Farmers In Ghana

The World Food Programme (WFP) has handed over 60 donkeys and 24 wheel carts with other accessories to women farmers in five districts in the Upper East Region. Apart from helping to reduce the drudgery the women farmers in the area often go through in transporting agriculture produce from the farm to the home and […]

Margaret Kenyatta Champions Education Opportunities For Vulnerable Girls and Women

Margaret Kenyatta Champions Education Opportunities For Vulnerable Girls and Women

First Lady Margaret Kenyatta has called on education sector stakeholders in the country to create more opportunities for women and girls especially those whose education is disrupted for whatever reason. The First Lady who spoke today when she presided over the official opening of the WE College in Enelerai, Narok County said there is need […]

Malnutrition, Disease Rising In North Korea: Aid Organisation

Malnutrition, Disease Rising In North Korea: Aid Organisation

International aid agencies, as well as North Korea state media, have been warning that erratic weather with drought and floods, and a lack of access to resources could lead to a food crisis Rates of malnutrition and disease are increasing in North Korea as it faces a harvest that is half of what was expected, […]

First Lady Advises Media Professionals To Break She Silence Regarding Issues On Infertility

First Lady Advises Media Professionals To Break She Silence Regarding Issues On Infertility

Her Excellency Professor Gertrude Mutharika has applauded members of the press for their tireless efforts in bringing out issues meant to induce the public and duty bearers to act towards the development of the nation. The First Lady made the remarks on Wednesday in Lilongwe when she officially opened a one-day health media training for […]

Women Super League Important Catalyst For Girl Child – Namibia Football Association

Women Super League Important Catalyst For Girl Child – Namibia Football Association

The Namibia Football Association (NFA) Skorpion Zinc Women Super League is a well-thought-out and strategic stringboard that enables the Namibian girl child to realise her dreams and gain valuable life skills in the process, Minister of Sport, Youth and National Service Erastus Uutoni strongly believes. As such, Uutoni – speaking at the recent NFA Skorpion […]

VP Taylor Cautions On Domestic Violence Bill

VP Taylor Cautions On Domestic Violence Bill

Vice President Jewel Howard-Taylor says the Domestic Violence Bill that was passed by the House of Representatives and sent to the Liberian Senate for concurrence needs to be signed by the President before it is passed into law. Presiding over the 48th day sitting of the 2nd session Tuesday, July 16, 2019, Vice President Taylor […]

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