Kakuzi Drops Pineapples for Profitable Avocados

[Nation] Kakuzi is set to stop growing pineapples this year after over two decades planting the crop, signalling a radical shift for the agricultural firm, which is now increasing acreage for avocados whose demand has skyrocketed globally.

[Nation] Kakuzi is set to stop growing pineapples this year after over two decades planting the crop, signalling a radical shift for the agricultural firm, which is now increasing acreage for avocados whose demand has skyrocketed globally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Pushes to Combat HIV Among Girls #Blessed By Sugar Daddies

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Johannesburg -Before 20-year-old Lebogang Motsumi even had sex with her first “blesser” – or sugar daddy – a successful, married, company boss more than twice her age, he handed her a wad of cash.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Johannesburg -Before 20-year-old Lebogang Motsumi even had sex with her first "blesser" - or sugar daddy - a successful, married, company boss more than twice her age, he handed her a wad of cash.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Postal Ministry Wants Coordinated Activities of E-Liberia in Government Ministries

[Observer] The newly appointed Minister of Posts & Telecommunications, Cllr. Cooper W. Kruah has urged all government ministries to effectively coordinate activities of E-Liberia and ICT heads to synchronize plans that will improve and standardize its Internet Communication Technology (ICT).

[Observer] The newly appointed Minister of Posts & Telecommunications, Cllr. Cooper W. Kruah has urged all government ministries to effectively coordinate activities of E-Liberia and ICT heads to synchronize plans that will improve and standardize its Internet Communication Technology (ICT).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Farmers’ Cooperative Opens Cassava Processing Center in Harrisburg

[Observer] The Johnsonville Women Farmers Multipurpose Cooperative Society, Inc. over the weekend opened a mini cassava processing center in Harrisburg Township, Montserrado County.

[Observer] The Johnsonville Women Farmers Multipurpose Cooperative Society, Inc. over the weekend opened a mini cassava processing center in Harrisburg Township, Montserrado County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Magufuli’s Appeal to Bishops

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli on Monday March 26 expressed concern about the country’s continued procurement of medicine and medical supplies from foreign countries, asking clergymen to intervene in rallying the support of the public…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli on Monday March 26 expressed concern about the country's continued procurement of medicine and medical supplies from foreign countries, asking clergymen to intervene in rallying the support of the public in dealing with the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How Wrist Watch Simplifies Health Monitoring

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -You can now monitor your blood pressure, amount of calories and overall health using a software that is fixed in your wrist watch, thanks to a new high-tech device that was launched on Friday in Dar es Salaam.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -You can now monitor your blood pressure, amount of calories and overall health using a software that is fixed in your wrist watch, thanks to a new high-tech device that was launched on Friday in Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Endless Road Carnage Calls for Change of Tack

[Citizen] Carnage on our roads continues unabated after 26 people were killed when a minibus collided with a lorry in Mkuranga District on Saturday evening. The accident came hot on the heels of the lorry crash which killed seven people in Kigoma Regio…

[Citizen] Carnage on our roads continues unabated after 26 people were killed when a minibus collided with a lorry in Mkuranga District on Saturday evening. The accident came hot on the heels of the lorry crash which killed seven people in Kigoma Region and the collision involving a bus and a minibus in which five people died in Morogoro Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kenya Beat Zimbabwe in Kwese Rugby Tourney

[New Zimbabwe] Victoria Falls -Kenya are the champions of this year’s edition of the Kwese Sevens Rugby Tournament after narrowly beating Zimbabwe’s Cheetahs 10-5 in the final in the resort town on Sunday.

[New Zimbabwe] Victoria Falls -Kenya are the champions of this year's edition of the Kwese Sevens Rugby Tournament after narrowly beating Zimbabwe's Cheetahs 10-5 in the final in the resort town on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya