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Zimbabwe Not Child Friendly

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 20 , Nov 2013


Zimbabwe was ranked on the bottom 10 of the 52 African countries in a report on Child Friendliness issued by the African Child Policy Forum according to the African Report .. Read More →

South Africa`s Rape Cases Alarming

By Tatenda Chambwe , 20 , Nov 2013


South Africa suffers a lot of violence which is also underlined by high rape statistics. “The prevalence of rape and particularly multiple perpetrator rape is unusually high,” according to a .. Read More →

Qatar Hit By Floods

By Best Masinire , 20 , Nov 2013


The western Asian country of Qatar has been hit by a serious flood that has caused water pooling on local roads, resulting in people using boats and schools being closed. .. Read More →

Ghana Backs Down On Condom Tax

By Correspondent , 20 , Nov 2013


Accra (AFP) - Ghana on Tuesday backed down on a proposed tax on imported condoms after mooting increased levies on foreign-made goods as a way of cutting government debt. Finance .. Read More →

Kenyan Rhino Killed By Poachers In Brazen Attack

By Correspondent , 19 , Nov 2013


Isiolo (Kenya) (AFP) - Poachers slaughtered a rhino in one of Kenya's best guarded wildlife parks, officials said Tuesday, in a brazen attack highlighting the risks gunmen are taking during .. Read More →

Experts Discover New Approach To Table Climate Change

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 19 , Nov 2013


As UN climate talks stall, experts identify new approach to tackling climate change, food insecurity and poverty. 'Fragmentation is our enemy': why we must work together across landscapes Warsaw, Poland .. Read More →

Homosexuality Is Highly Considered For Asylum Cases

By Tatenda Chambwe , 19 , Nov 2013


The European Union’s (EU) highest court has ruled that the fear of imprisonment for being homosexual in African countries is now to be considered justifiable grounds for asylum in the .. Read More →

Diamond Reference Book Published

By Lazarus Sauti , 19 , Nov 2013


By Lazarus Sauti The book, ‘Diamond: Nature and Man’s Treasure’ by Tamuka Magwenzi is a diamond reference book which orients readers of all ages to diamonds. Magwenzi said diamonds are .. Read More →

African Countries To Work Towards Improving Livestock Data

By Lazarus Sauti , 19 , Nov 2013


By Lazarus Sauti Countries within and across the great African continent still suffer from a lack of good quality data on livestock that could be used to measure and improve .. Read More →

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