Girls Need More Than Sanitary Pads, Says US Official

[Monitor] The United States Embassy in Kampala wants the government of Uganda to develop programmes tailored towards addressing challenges faced by adolescent girls beyond providing free sanitary pads to them.

[Monitor] The United States Embassy in Kampala wants the government of Uganda to develop programmes tailored towards addressing challenges faced by adolescent girls beyond providing free sanitary pads to them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Telecoms Giant Unveils Money Transfer App

[Financial Gazette] UNITED Kingdom (UK) diaspora customers now have access to the Ecocash wallet as if they were in Zimbabwe and enjoy the ability to remit funds and pay for goods and services using the newly launched Ecocash Home Wallet app.

[Financial Gazette] UNITED Kingdom (UK) diaspora customers now have access to the Ecocash wallet as if they were in Zimbabwe and enjoy the ability to remit funds and pay for goods and services using the newly launched Ecocash Home Wallet app.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Abused Women Afraid of Polls

[CAJ News] Harare -AS the watershed votes approach in largely sexist Zimbabwe, women are wary of participating because of the violations that peak against females at election time. This is according to findings by a research thinktank ahead of polls se…

[CAJ News] Harare -AS the watershed votes approach in largely sexist Zimbabwe, women are wary of participating because of the violations that peak against females at election time. This is according to findings by a research thinktank ahead of polls set for 2018 when President Robert Mugabe is for the first time set to come up against a female candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Brookside Steps Up Raw Milk Price War With Record Sh42 a Litre Farmers’ Pay

[Nation] Brookside has upped the price war in the dairy market after the processor increased its raw milk buying price by 13 per cent to a record Sh42 to boost its intake amid a shortage.

[Nation] Brookside has upped the price war in the dairy market after the processor increased its raw milk buying price by 13 per cent to a record Sh42 to boost its intake amid a shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Infrastructure Bonds to Face Hurdles

[Financial Gazette] ANALYSTS have warned that a government plan to raise US$2 billion offshore for infrastructure projects at State-owned tertiary learning institutions is likely to face hurdles, with the country’s poor debt repayment record likely to …

[Financial Gazette] ANALYSTS have warned that a government plan to raise US$2 billion offshore for infrastructure projects at State-owned tertiary learning institutions is likely to face hurdles, with the country's poor debt repayment record likely to be a major factor.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Wily Hayatou All but Assured of Yet Another CAF Presidency

[Nation] Cameroonian septuagenarian Issa Hayatou is once again favourite to win the Confederation of African Football presidency when the continental body holds its polls in Addis Ababa Thursday.

[Nation] Cameroonian septuagenarian Issa Hayatou is once again favourite to win the Confederation of African Football presidency when the continental body holds its polls in Addis Ababa Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

State-Owned Enterprises Workers Sing the Blues

[Financial Gazette] MEMBERS of Parliament recently came face to face with the sad reality confronting hundreds of workers currently working under difficult conditions at some State-owned enterprises.

[Financial Gazette] MEMBERS of Parliament recently came face to face with the sad reality confronting hundreds of workers currently working under difficult conditions at some State-owned enterprises.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe