Daily Archives: February 25, 2019

Championing an ‘orphan crop’: Cassava experts convene in Uganda

NextGen Cassava is unlocking the full potential of cassava and delivering improved varieties to smallholder farmers in sub-Saharan Africa

KAMPALA, UGANDA, Feb. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cassava is a dietary staple for millions of Africans, but has received little …

Clitoraid: 2nd humanitarian clitoral restorative surgical mission in Kenya

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. based humanitarian organization, Clitoraid, is launching its 2nd clitoral restorative surgical mission in Nairobi, Kenya, March 4 – 14, 2019 to help the victims of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) regain their …

JAC Motors développe sa portée en Afrique, ayant étendu sa présence à 28 pays en 2018

HEFEI, Chine, 25 février 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group Corp., Ltd. (JAC Motors), fabricant chinois leader d’automobiles et de véhicules commerciaux, a annoncé les résultats de son programme d’expansion en Afrique en 2018, en déclarant avoir établi une …

Rebels: Government Forces Provoked Fighting in Yei River State

General Thomas Cirillo Swaka, the leader of the National Salvation Front (NAS), said the international community should blame the South Sudan government for the fighting in Yei River State.

Swaka said the government’s South Sudan Peoples Defense Forces initiated the …

South Africa: Pres Ramaphosa to launch R5.5 billion zinc mine

PRETORIA, President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday officially open the R5.5 billion investment zinc mine in the Northern Cape, the Presidency said.

The Gamsberg Mine near Aggeneys is located in the mining centre between Springbok and Pofadder and will contribute …

South Africa: Pres Ramaphosa to launch R5.5 billion zinc mine

PRETORIA, President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Thursday officially open the R5.5 billion investment zinc mine in the Northern Cape, the Presidency said.

The Gamsberg Mine near Aggeneys is located in the mining centre between Springbok and Pofadder and will contribute …