Category Archives: Education

IFAD Hopes to Revive Zimbabwe’s Agriculture Sector

The International Fund for Agricultural Development, a United Nations agency, is set to make its first investment in Zimbabwe in several years. The president of IFAD visited Zimbabwe this week and said the agency hopes to revive the country’s agricultural …

DR CONGO: 18 KILLED IN DEADLY CLASHES IN SOUTH KIVU AHEAD OF ELECTIONS

KINSHASA– At least 18 people were killed in clashes between the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s army and rebels loyal to a renegade former general in the country’s eastern region, according to military sources.

The latest round of violence comes …

ZIMBABWE: PRES MNANGAGWA SAYS SURPRISED BY PRICE INCREASES

HARARE — President Emmerson Mnangagwa says he was surprised by the recent wave of increases in prices of goods and services as he went on to urge business operators to lower them.

“We were surprised to wake up one morning …

ZIMBABWE: PRES MNANGAGWA SAYS SURPRISED BY PRICE INCREASES

HARARE — President Emmerson Mnangagwa says he was surprised by the recent wave of increases in prices of goods and services as he went on to urge business operators to lower them.

“We were surprised to wake up one morning …

UN CONFIRMS BETTER SECURITY SITUATIONS IN SUDAN’S DARFUR

KHARTOUM– The United Nations African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) Joint Special Representative Jeremiah Mamabolo acknowledged improvement of security situations in Sudan’s Darfur, but warned about fresh waves of displacement in the region.

“Given the improved security in most parts …

Family Says Egypt Arrested British Tourist for Military Chopper Video

The family of a 19-year-old British tourist says Egyptian authorities have arrested the young man over a video he filmed on his cellphone that showed a military helicopter in the background.

Speaking from the UK on Friday, humanitarian relief worker …