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Infrastructure Key To Africa`s Development

By Lazarus Sauti , 04 , Nov 2013


By Lazarus Sauti Poorly planned and under-developed infrastructure is one of the greatest impediments to improved intra-Africa trade and is proving to be a problem to improving the lives of .. Read More →

Soil Fertility Under Threat: Wits Scientist

By Lazarus Sauti , 04 , Nov 2013


By Lazarus Sauti Mary Scholes, Professor in the School of Animal, Plant and Environmental Sciences at Wits University in South Africa says soil productivity is being severely impacted by erosion, .. Read More →

Zimbabweans Must Bury The Hatchet: Heal Zimbabwe Trust

By Correspondent , 04 , Nov 2013


By Nomore Chinoda Heal Zimbabwe Trust, an organization focused on rebuilding national cohesion through promotion of tolerance and co-existence in local communities says Zimbabweans must fail political affiliations and start .. Read More →

What`s In A Name

By Correspondent , 04 , Nov 2013


By Masimba Mukichi To be honest I am kind of smitten by African names particularly of cities in Africa. I am intrinsically motivated to leave no stone un turned to .. Read More →

South Africa`s TB Research Funding Drops

By Correspondent , 04 , Nov 2013


TB in South Africa is on the rise, but research funding falls short..... Funding for tuberculosis research and development has dropped worldwide, with South Africa also taking a severe knock. .. Read More →

Press In Kenya In Arms Over Draconian Media Bill

By Correspondent , 03 , Nov 2013


Nairobi (AFP) - Kenya's media reacted with shock and outrage Friday after parliament voted through a bill that could see journalists and outlets slapped with huge fines for violating a .. Read More →

French Journalists Killed In Mali

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 03 , Nov 2013


Two Frenchmen have been killed in Mali, Kidal after being abducted by gunmen. Journalists with a French radio Radio France Internationale, Ghislaein Dupont and Claude Verlon were kidnapped on Saturday .. Read More →

Niger Closes Migrant Camps following Sahara Deaths

By Correspondent , 02 , Nov 2013


Niamey (AFP) - Niger on Friday ordered the "immediate" closure of migrant camps in the north of the country after 92 people, mostly women and children, died of thirst trying .. Read More →

Disability Doesn`t Mean Inability

By Correspondent , 02 , Nov 2013


By Nomore Chinoda “We the ones who are challenged, need to be heard, to be seen not as disability but as a person who has and will continue to bloom, .. Read More →