Kilimanjaro Farmers Embrace Vanilla

[Citizen] Moshi -More and more farmers in Kilimanjaro region are embracing cultivation of vanilla, thanks to high producer price compared to coffee, the traditional cash crop in the region.

[Citizen] Moshi -More and more farmers in Kilimanjaro region are embracing cultivation of vanilla, thanks to high producer price compared to coffee, the traditional cash crop in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

BEE – a Conduit for Cabals, Clans, Cliques, Coteries and Crooks?

[Daily Maverick] Not surprisingly, some have cynically referred to BEE as “Black Elite Enrichment” or “Black Elite Entitlement” – a policy devoid of merit and ability was destined to flop at multiple levels, and ultimately in failing to deliver to the …

[Daily Maverick] Not surprisingly, some have cynically referred to BEE as "Black Elite Enrichment" or "Black Elite Entitlement" - a policy devoid of merit and ability was destined to flop at multiple levels, and ultimately in failing to deliver to the poor.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New Rhino Conservation Approach

[The Herald] Against a background where it has been losing approximately 3 394 rhinos annually to poaching, with one rhino being killed every eight hours, South Africa has taken the lead in a new rhino conservation approach that no one can stop now and…

[The Herald] Against a background where it has been losing approximately 3 394 rhinos annually to poaching, with one rhino being killed every eight hours, South Africa has taken the lead in a new rhino conservation approach that no one can stop now and in the future.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

You Can Turn From Depression and Suicidal Thoughts Towards a New Life

[Daily Maverick] I use my own story to be open about mental well-being in community-building workshops. I do this because there are millions of us. Mostly suffering in silence with no outlet for help.

[Daily Maverick] I use my own story to be open about mental well-being in community-building workshops. I do this because there are millions of us. Mostly suffering in silence with no outlet for help.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Illegal Checkpoint – Inspector Shoots Okadaman, 3 Others Over N50, Arrested

[Vanguard] A Police Inspector in Ondo State has been arrested for allegedly shooting three farmers on commercial motorcycle, popularly called Okada, over N50 bribe.

[Vanguard] A Police Inspector in Ondo State has been arrested for allegedly shooting three farmers on commercial motorcycle, popularly called Okada, over N50 bribe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Town Goes Weeks Without Water

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -A local pressure group is planning peaceful demonstrations in the sprouting town of Mpandawana which has gone without tap water for three weeks, it has emerged.

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo -A local pressure group is planning peaceful demonstrations in the sprouting town of Mpandawana which has gone without tap water for three weeks, it has emerged.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Arrest Mob Justice Trio in Balaka Against Suspected ‘Blood Sucker’

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Balaka have arrested three people for allegedly murdering an innocent person who was suspected of being a blood sucker at Chiyendausiku in the same district of Balaka some few days ago.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Balaka have arrested three people for allegedly murdering an innocent person who was suspected of being a blood sucker at Chiyendausiku in the same district of Balaka some few days ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi