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5 Steps To Help Turn Interest Into Action

5 Steps To Help Turn Interest Into Action

Here’s a situation: A few hundred people, maybe more, start acting like they care about what you do, decide to follow you on social media, and/or sign up for your email list. But when it comes to needing them to actually take action for your cause, they pretty much disappear. Sound familiar? It’s a scenario […]

Sustainable Giving For Better Living

Sustainable Giving For Better Living

The secret to living is giving, but what are the best ways to give? Maybe you volunteer or make regular donations. But does this help create systemic change or solve the real problems creating poverty and need? What are sustainable, productive ways to help others surpass their need for outside aid and thus, in turn, […]

Unicef To Provide Medical Support To Freed Dapchi Girls

Unicef To Provide Medical Support To Freed Dapchi Girls

The United Nation’s Children Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has revealed its plans to provide individual attention, and medical treatment to the Dapchi school girls that were released on Wednesday. The Nigerian government confirmed that 105 girls have been released from among 110 kidnapped in Dapchi, Yobe state. The girls were released early on Wednesday weeks after […]

Japan Pledges U.S.$4.5 Million Humanitarian Aid For Somalia

Japan Pledges U.S.$4.5 Million Humanitarian Aid For Somalia

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) today welcomed the announcement of a US$72.3 million contribution from the Government of Japan. The generous infusion of funding will enable WFP to provide vital food and nutrition assistance in 23 countries across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. “WFP deeply appreciates this substantial injection of support from […]

Hunger-Stricken Families Set To Receive 3 Million Bags Of Maize

Hunger-Stricken Families Set To Receive 3 Million Bags Of Maize

Three million bags of maize are being delivered to hunger-stricken families across the country, Devolution Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa has said. Mr Wamalwa told the Senate committee on devolution that five counties – Tana River, Kilifi, Taita-Taveta, Kwale and Kajiado – are the most affected by the drought. The CS told the committee at Sarova […]

UNICEF Strengthens Distribution Of Safe Water In Lilongwe

UNICEF Strengthens Distribution Of Safe Water In Lilongwe

¬†Unicef Malawi has embarked on a campaign of distributing 40 000 liters of safe water on a daily basis to Mitengo community in Lilongwe, after the area recorded 10 cholera cases and ended the life of a 10 year old child. At Mitengo community, almost all members rely on wells and Lilongwe River as a […]

Farmer Feeds Vulnerable Pupils At Otjivero School

Farmer Feeds Vulnerable Pupils At Otjivero School

Omaheke region farmer Marina Lamprecht donated 240 kilograms of maize meal to the Otjivero Primary School last Friday after food for the government’s school-feeding program did not arrive. Lamprecht said she was on standby to deliver more should the ministry of education’s much-anticipated supply not arrive during this week too. She said although it is […]

Nigerian-British Actor, Oyelowo, Awards Scholarship to Chibok Girls

Nigerian-British Actor, Oyelowo, Awards Scholarship to Chibok Girls

Nigerian-British actor David Oyelowo, says he has granted leadership scholarship to five freed Chibok girls who were abducted by Boko Haram on April 14, 2014. The Oscar nominated actor, born in England to Nigerian parents, is best known for his portrayal of Martin Luther King in the award winning movie ‘Selma’ in 2014. Oyelowo announced […]

Banks Come Together To Support Underprivileged Learners

Banks Come Together To Support Underprivileged Learners

The Bankers Association of Namibia (BAN) has embarked on a nationwide collection campaign which will result in bank employees taking to the streets on 22 February 2018 in Windhoek and shaking tins in support of underprivileged learners in need of stationery and school gear. Baronice Hans, Chairperson of BAN said education has been highlighted as […]

ZAF Donates To Cheshire Homes Society

ZAF Donates To Cheshire Homes Society

THE Zambia Air Force (ZAF) yesterday celebrated the New Year by donating food hampers to the Cheshire Homes Society of Zambia Chawama Township branch, with the deputy acting Air Commander Kapotwe Chintu urging the officers not to tire in assisting the needy. Brigadier-General Chintu said the ZAF Commander Eric Chimese was for the idea of […]

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