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Infrastructure Africa: Women to be Part of Africa’s Economic Development

With Women's Month taking place in South Africa this month, the Infrastructure Africa Business Forum in Sandton is providing a platform for women's development...

Inspiring Somali Midwife Tackles Healthcare Challenges

Hamda Mohamed Omer’s introduction to midwifery was nothing short of harrowing. What should have been a happy family event – the birth of her baby...

Eskom Deal Set to Light Up Zimbabwe

Harare - Zimbabwe has hammered a payment deal with South Africa’s power utility to avert electricity supplies being switched off over a $43 million...

Over 7 Million Live With HIV in South Africa

The total number of people living with HIV is estimated at approximately 7,06 million in 2017, according to a Statistics South Africa report. The estimated...

Cape Town Woman Turns 100, Walks Unassisted

The Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, joined the birthday celebrations of Mrs. Johanna February, who turned 100 years old yesterday. Mrs. February,...

Mugabe’s Trips Blamed for Zimbabwe Budget Deficit Hike

Harare - The Minister of Finance Patrick Chinamasa has presented the 2016 annual budget review statement today. Of concern is that employment costs at U.S$3.2...

New Irrigation Plans to Boost Agriculture in Tanzania

TANZANIA is set to increase irrigation network towards sustainable industrial agriculture economy, the Minister for Water and Irrigation, Mr Gerson Lwenge, has said. He said...

IMF Warns Of Rising Inflation in Zimbabwe

Harare - THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned of rising inflation in Zimbabwe, saying it is likely to reach seven percent by year-end,...

Personal Mobile Platform Helps Prevent Spread of HIV

While mobile platforms are becoming an increasingly common medical and public health tool, few evaluations of their effectiveness exist. A new joint doctoral thesis...

Mozambique’s Hidden Debts Unconstitutional

The Budget Monitoring Forum (FMO), a coalition of Mozambican civil society organisations, on Wednesday submitted a request to the Constitutional Council, the highest body...
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