Informal Sector is the 6th Biggest in Africa

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s informal sector could be the sixth largest in the Sub-Saharan region, contributing between 40 percent and 50 percent to economic growth — an estimated $7 billion — especially for the four-year period between 2010 and 2014, acc…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's informal sector could be the sixth largest in the Sub-Saharan region, contributing between 40 percent and 50 percent to economic growth -- an estimated $7 billion -- especially for the four-year period between 2010 and 2014, according to the latest International Monetary Fund (IMF) working paper.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Obstetric Fistula Patients Opening Up

[Namibian] Patients suffering from obstetric fistula in Namibia, especially in rural areas, are starting to come out and talk about one of the most serious and tragic childbirth injuries.

[Namibian] Patients suffering from obstetric fistula in Namibia, especially in rural areas, are starting to come out and talk about one of the most serious and tragic childbirth injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Biggest Rhino Breeder Offers Free Training

[The Herald] Against a background where Africa’s rhino population is on the brink of extinction, the South Africa-based world’s biggest rhino breeder has given a unique and free offer to train rural African communities to breed the white rhino. This ha…

[The Herald] Against a background where Africa's rhino population is on the brink of extinction, the South Africa-based world's biggest rhino breeder has given a unique and free offer to train rural African communities to breed the white rhino. This has never been done before.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

US President – Sanctions Review Needs More Time

[Radio Dabanga] The US President has postponed the decision on whether to lift economic sanctions on Sudan until October 2017. An Executive Order (EO) issued by President Donald Trump last night says that “more time is needed for this review to establi…

[Radio Dabanga] The US President has postponed the decision on whether to lift economic sanctions on Sudan until October 2017. An Executive Order (EO) issued by President Donald Trump last night says that "more time is needed for this review to establish that the Government of Sudan has sustained sufficient positive actions across all areas listed in EO 13761".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Woman Accuses Husband of Rape

[Namibian] A Rehoboth woman has opened a case against her 55-year-old husband for allegedly raping her at Burgershoek in that town on Saturday morning.

[Namibian] A Rehoboth woman has opened a case against her 55-year-old husband for allegedly raping her at Burgershoek in that town on Saturday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Merge Nab, Ncte Into a Commission–Dr Opoku Prempeh

[Ghana Govt.] Government’s efforts at providing quality tertiary education in the country should not be allowed to be undermined by unaccredited institutions, the Minister for Education, Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, has stated.

[Ghana Govt.] Government's efforts at providing quality tertiary education in the country should not be allowed to be undermined by unaccredited institutions, the Minister for Education, Dr Mathew Opoku Prempeh, has stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana