Dakar Fashion Week Takes Style Back to the Streets

[VOA] One of Dakar Fashion Week’s biggest events is free and high-end — a fashion show in a working class neighborhood. The event’s founder, Senegalese designer Adama Paris, says the “Street Show” is her favorite show of the week because she gets to t…

[VOA] One of Dakar Fashion Week's biggest events is free and high-end -- a fashion show in a working class neighborhood. The event's founder, Senegalese designer Adama Paris, says the "Street Show" is her favorite show of the week because she gets to take fashion back to the streets where it belongs.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Western Cape Social Development Launches Groot Brak River Youth Café As Part of Youth Month

[Govt of SA] To conclude Youth Month commemorations, the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) launched the Groot Brak River Youth Café.

[Govt of SA] To conclude Youth Month commemorations, the Western Cape Department of Social Development (DSD) launched the Groot Brak River Youth Café.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mobile Operators’ Revenues Decline

[The Herald] Mobile operators’ revenues declined by 9,7 percent to $179,8 million in the first quarter to March from $199,2 million recorded in the previous quarter, signifying the negative impact Over-The-Top services have had on operators.

[The Herald] Mobile operators' revenues declined by 9,7 percent to $179,8 million in the first quarter to March from $199,2 million recorded in the previous quarter, signifying the negative impact Over-The-Top services have had on operators.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Country Poised for Cheaper Global Trade

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is set to expand its trade with the outside world, and do so cheaply after it completes building a dry port in Namibia, Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Minister Dr Christopher Mushohwe said last Friday.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe is set to expand its trade with the outside world, and do so cheaply after it completes building a dry port in Namibia, Information, Media and Broadcasting Services Minister Dr Christopher Mushohwe said last Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Intimidation Reports as Voting Nears

[HRW] Nairobi -Kenyan authorities should urgently investigate allegations of threats and intimidation between community members in Nakuru county’s Naivasha area, as the August, 2017 elections approaches.

[HRW] Nairobi -Kenyan authorities should urgently investigate allegations of threats and intimidation between community members in Nakuru county's Naivasha area, as the August, 2017 elections approaches.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya