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Gambia: Army Chief Supports Controversial President

Gambia: Army Chief Supports Controversial President

Gambia’s top military commander has restated his loyalty to long-time President Yahya Jammeh, despite his election defeat. Previously, several African states warned they might send in troops if Jammeh ignores the result. The signal of support to Jammeh is sure to boost tensions in the deeply divided country, as the president prepares to challenge the […]

Namibia: Three Charged Over Killing of Rhinos

Namibia: Three Charged Over Killing of Rhinos

FORMER Brave Warriors football team medic Gerson Kandjii and two other men arrested over the killing of two rhinoceroses at a farm in the Gobabis district shortly before Christmas are due to make a first appearance in the Gobabis Magistrate’s Court early next week. Kandjii (51), Justice Mona Domingo (32), and Erwin Tjiteere (37) made […]

Zimbabwe: People Living With Disabilities Call for Repeal of Law

PEOPLE living with disabilities have called for the amendment or complete repeal of the Disabled Persons Act (DPA), saying it must be mandatory for government to ensure access at its buildings. Midlands Disability Pressure Group, Young Voices coordinator Timothy Mpofu said the DPA Act must make it mandatory for government buildings to have disability friendly […]

Uganda: Rakai Chairman Faults First Lady Flask Proposal

Uganda: Rakai Chairman Faults First Lady Flask Proposal

Rakai District LC5 chairperson, Mr Robert Benon Mugabi, has criticised a proposal fronted by the Education minister, Ms Janet Museveni, asking parents to buy food flasks for their school going children. While launching phase II of the Literacy Achievement and Retention Activities (LARA) at Muriisa Primary School in Ntungamo District recently, Ms Museveni, who also […]

Mauritius: National SME Incubator Scheme Operational This Month

Mauritius: National SME Incubator Scheme Operational This Month

The National Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) Incubator Scheme will become operational this month. The elaboration of this Scheme was announced by the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, in the 2016/2017 Budget Speech. The objective of the Scheme is to assist young Mauritians to transform their innovative ideas into concrete business […]

Mavordi Mondial Movement Now In Ghana

Mavordi Mondial Movement Now In Ghana

Ponzi schemes are becoming a big worry for Ghana’s financial sector. Ghanaians are on high alert after a Russian-backed Ponzi scheme which was banned in Nigeria is emerging in their country promising huge profits. Ghana’s financial sector is currently struggling to recover from a major financial crisis involving Ponzi investment schemes. Millions of Ghanaians have […]

Man Hangs Self After Shooting Cows

Man Hangs Self After Shooting Cows

Residents of a village in Embu County are reeling in shock after a 46-year-old man killed animals he had offered as bride price to his in-laws and then committed suicide on Tuesday morning. Mr Paul Njeru Irema of Mbarwari Village, Mbeere North Sub-County, is said to have doused his thriving shop in petrol, set it […]

Buhari Sets Up Gambia Mediation Team

Buhari Sets Up Gambia Mediation Team

President Muhammadu Buhari has set up a Mediation Support Team to assist him in resolving the political impasse in The Gambia. The MST, headed by foreign affairs minister, Geoffrey Onyeama will work with the team of the co-mediator, President John Dramani Mahama of Ghana. Both Buhari and Mahama were mandated by the Economic Community of […]

Parents Disown Girls Withdrawn From Marriage In Mzimba

Parents Disown Girls Withdrawn From Marriage In Mzimba

 A group of Youths activists known as Activista, under actionaid in Traditional Authority Khosolo in Mzimba have revealed that some parents in the district have disowned their children for going against their will to withdraw from marriages and choose to go back to school. Programme coordinator for Activista in the area, Emmanuel Kadango, said on […]

Ways To Get Motivated In 2017

Ways To Get Motivated In 2017

  If it does, you probably gave up on the task and thought it was okay. Well, it’s not. It’s much easier to find a reason to quit instead of pushing past it. Don’t let giving up become a habit. There are a plenty of methods that will help you to continue and reach your […]