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Activists Call For New 5-Day Shutdown Protest In Zimbabwe As Government Gives Stern Warning

Activists Call For New 5-Day Shutdown Protest In Zimbabwe As Government Gives Stern Warning

Anti-government activists have called for a second, and this time five-day, shutdown protest beginning Monday, prompting the administration to warn that “we will not hesitate to enforce the law”. Presidential spokesman George Charamba ominously added that the deadly response by the government to last week’s protest which left 12 people dead and dozens injured was […]

World’s Oldest Man Dies In Japan At 113

World’s Oldest Man Dies In Japan At 113

The world’s oldest living man has died at his home in northern Japan at the age of 113. Masazo Nonaka died peacefully from natural causes at his family’s hot springs in Ashoro early Sunday morning, his granddaughter told local media. His death comes less than a year after he was certified by Guinness World Records […]

Gender Activist Of The Year

Gender Activist Of The Year

  Our CEO, Her Excellency Erelu Bisi Adeleye – Fayemi received an award as The Gender Activist of the Year! This award was given to her by Independent Nigeria {Publishers of the Daily Independent Newspaper} No, we aren’t surprised, it’s a well-deserved award!  We know you are The Voice of Every Woman, The Voice of […]

Morocco Group Empowers Women To Fight Domestic Abuse, Rape

Morocco Group Empowers Women To Fight Domestic Abuse, Rape

Victims of domestic violence are often unaware of resources available to them and are too afraid to ask. In Morocco, a new initiative aims to change that by helping women take legal action against their violent husbands. Now 23, a mother of two and an education worker, Salma remembers her marriage as seven years of […]

U.S. Airstrike In Somalia Kills Dozens Of Al-Shabaab Militants

U.S. Airstrike In Somalia Kills Dozens Of Al-Shabaab Militants

The airstrike killed 52 militants, making it the deadliest operation in months that was carried out by the US in Somalia. US officials said it was ordered after the militant group attacked Somali forces. The US military said on Saturday that it launched an airstrike against the extremist group al-Shabab in Somalia following an attack […]

Algeria Sets Presidential Election For April 18

Algeria Sets Presidential Election For April 18

Algeria on Friday said its presidential elections will hold on April 18, ending speculation that the vote could be postponed. “Bouteflika has issued a decree tasking an electoral commission with preparing for the April 18 polls,” the presidency said in a statement. It is not clear yet, if incumbent President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who suffered a […]

#AW Gist : How To Read A Book

#AW Gist : How To Read A Book

Whatsapp, Instagram, Events, Conferences, Parties, Gossips, Series, Movies etc.. We all do that almost on a regular basis yeah? But how well do we read books? Did you just sigh? I know some people would sigh, laugh or smile but whatever the expression is? Do you read? How long have you read in a while?  You […]

Tips To Effectively Manage Your Side Hustle Without Making Mistakes

Tips To Effectively Manage Your Side Hustle Without Making Mistakes

According to a Bank Rate study, 4 in 10 Americans having a side hustle and earn over $8K annually through that side hustle. More and more people are freelancing, driving in the car share industry and starting their own small businesses. The car-sharing market is set to exceed $11 billion U.S.D by 2024, according to a research report by Global Market […]

Investing In Chad’s Local Business Women : Empowering Women In The Sahel Region

Investing In Chad’s Local Business Women : Empowering Women In The Sahel Region

Although Chad, a poor landlocked country in the Sahel region of Africa, has been primarily reliant on its oil and extractive industries, one N’djamena-based entrepreneur believes that enabling women and promoting Chadian goods would be beneficial not only for the people, but to promote a healthier country as well. “Chad is a country with lot […]

‘Rescue Community’ Launches Attack Against Female Genital Mutilation And Child Marriage In Kenya

‘Rescue Community’ Launches Attack Against Female Genital Mutilation And Child Marriage In Kenya

Almost one in four girls in Kenya are married before they reach the legal age of 18, says the United Nations. The rare rescue of a 12-year-old Kenyan girl forced to marry and have sex with a man almost three times her age shows community policing is key to ending child marriage, campaigners said on […]