Uganda Struggles to Boost Coffee Production As Youth Desert Farms

[East African] The pressure is on in Uganda to get more youth and women involved in the coffee value chain, starting with farming by using smarter agronomy practices, as the country looks to increase production to an ambitious 20 million bags by 2025.

[East African] The pressure is on in Uganda to get more youth and women involved in the coffee value chain, starting with farming by using smarter agronomy practices, as the country looks to increase production to an ambitious 20 million bags by 2025.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Whites Must Renounce Acts Like Lesufi-Effigy, Says Mokonyane

[News24Wire] Patriotic white South Africans must take a stand and say: ‘Not in my name’, Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said on Thursday after an effigy of Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi was hung from a tree in Pretoria.

[News24Wire] Patriotic white South Africans must take a stand and say: 'Not in my name', Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said on Thursday after an effigy of Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi was hung from a tree in Pretoria.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Somalia, Tunisia to Get Admission Into COMESA

[East African] Africa’s largest trading bloc, the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa, is set to get even bigger in June with the admission of Somalia and Tunisia, increasing its membership to 21 countries.

[East African] Africa's largest trading bloc, the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa, is set to get even bigger in June with the admission of Somalia and Tunisia, increasing its membership to 21 countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Operation Lockdown Generates Vast Results

[SAPS] The Limpopo police have today woken up to a day filled with milestone achievements. The police officers conducted operation lockdown around the Province which saw meaningful results. The day commenced with a parade with full inspections to ensur…

[SAPS] The Limpopo police have today woken up to a day filled with milestone achievements. The police officers conducted operation lockdown around the Province which saw meaningful results. The day commenced with a parade with full inspections to ensure safety and productivity during performance of these duties.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SADC Happy With Progress in DR Congo

[East African] Regional bloc SADC has commended Namibian ex-president Hifikepunye Pohamba for his role as the bloc’s special envoy to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

[East African] Regional bloc SADC has commended Namibian ex-president Hifikepunye Pohamba for his role as the bloc's special envoy to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Brazzaville

Outgoing Chinese Ambassador Liu Quotes Kenya Saying as He Says Goodbye

[Nation] In January 2014, I was honoured to be appointed to this beautiful and legendary country as China’s Ambassador to Kenya and Permanent Representative to Unep and UN-Habitat.

[Nation] In January 2014, I was honoured to be appointed to this beautiful and legendary country as China's Ambassador to Kenya and Permanent Representative to Unep and UN-Habitat.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzania to Build Fertiliser Factory

[East African] Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) plans to build a multibillion-dollar fertiliser factory, banking on the large natural gas resource in the southern regions of Lindi and Mtwara.

[East African] Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) plans to build a multibillion-dollar fertiliser factory, banking on the large natural gas resource in the southern regions of Lindi and Mtwara.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania