Africa Posts

Gender Equality Critical To Development

By Lazarus Sauti , 15 , Oct 2013


Former United Nations’ Secretary General Kofi Annan once said, “Gender equality is critical to the development and peace of every nation.” He was 100 percent right. This is so because .. Read More →

Generations Actors Up In Arms Over New Contracts

By Tendai Makaripe , 15 , Oct 2013


All is not well on the set of popular South African soap opera Generations with reports that almost all the soapie’s cast members have refused to sign their new contracts. .. Read More →

No Winner For African Leadership Award 2013

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 15 , Oct 2013


The fact that Africa lacks exceptional leadership has been reviewed when the annual African Leadership award again failed to find a winner since 2011. We couldn't find a leader of .. Read More →

Zimbabwe Telecoms Giant Econet Nominated For Prestigious Award

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 15 , Oct 2013


Zimbabwe's leading telecoms company Econet Wireless and its France based Astelia has been nominated for the prestigious 'Best Cost Efficiency Solution for Africa Award' at the Africa Com Awards to .. Read More →

Popularising e-Libraries In Africa

By Lazarus Sauti , 15 , Oct 2013


E-libraries (library resources that are available online through computers and databases) are crucial in Africa’s socio-economic development since they provide wide access to information and knowledge. Although they are important .. Read More →

Oil Protests A Move For Regime Change In Sudan

By Michael chingarande , 14 , Oct 2013


Omar Al Bashir last week said deadly protests over fuel increases were part of an effort to topple his regime. "After we announced the latest economic measures they said this .. Read More →

Mbada Diamonds Cup At Quarter Final Stage

By Tendai Makaripe , 14 , Oct 2013


Zimbabwean soccer’s richest knock out tournament, the Mbada diamonds cup once again explodes to life with the quarter finals of the tournament set for this weekend. Eight teams will troop .. Read More →

Zimbabwean Footballer Chafa Banned By FIFA

By Tendai Makaripe , 14 , Oct 2013


Zimbabwe international and Dynamos star midfielder Devon Chafa has been handed a 6 months ban by FIFA after he was found guilty of using a banned substance in Zimbabwe's world .. Read More →

Does Africa Need The ICC?

By Best Masinire , 14 , Oct 2013


"For Africa, the reform of the United Nations Security Council is especially long overdue. The anachronistic and unrepresentative character of the Security Council must be redressed. For how long should .. Read More →