Monday, November 29, 2021
Deo Bakulu has been washing his hands every chance he gets since Ebola reached eastern Democratic Republic of Congo’s main city of Goma last month. But the washing station set up by local authorities near his home is only open...
There have been water problems in Africa for many, many years. The problems are not as bad now as they used to be, but they are still very bad and definitely worth discussing. Those of us who have access...
African countries should be prepared for an influx of jihadists if the so-called Islamic State (IS) is driven out of its prized cities of Mosul in Iraq and Raqqa in Syria. Already, a line has been drawn in the sand....
As part Africa.com’s webinar series Crisis Management for African Business Leaders, Dr. James Mwangi, Managing Director and CEO of Equity Group Holdings and Executive Chairman of the Equity Group Foundation is set to be featured in a fireside chat...
Burundi is a small country like Rwanda and has a history of ethnic relations close to those in Rwanda. EricThe problems leading up to the genocides of 1965, 1972, 1988 and 1993 can be traced to Tutsi fear brought about...
Namibia’s President Hage Geingob at the heroes event: he is calling a land conference in October Namibia will hold countrywide land expropriation talks as the nation grapples with political and ethnic tensions over the transfer of wealth to its majority...
Finn Tarp, Director, UNU-WIDER Foreign aid is often seen as different from other forms of investment, and some argue that rather than having a positive effect it tends to distort economies and may potentially slow growth and development. In this...
source link By Harriet Alexander, new york Fidel Castro bids farewell to Cuba‘s Communists as he says he will die soon Fidel Castro sits as he clasps hands with his brother, Cuban President Raul Castro CREDIT: CUBADEBATE/AP   Fidel Castro has made what...
Tigo Tanzania in a partnership with Facebook have agreed free access to Facebook services in English and a new Kiswahili version through their mobile handsets. It is the first time that Facebook will be free on any mobile network...
Peace is good for business – entrepreneurship and violent conflict in Africa By Tilman Brück, Wim Naudé and Philip Verwimp Arms flows to sub-Saharan Africa (excluding South Africa) are small, at only 1.5 % of the total volume of global arms...

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