TWA Launches Portal for Girls’ Economic Growth

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Women of Achievement (TWA) yesterday launched an online portal and mobile app, ‘twaa,’ designed to provide mentorship and learning on the go for girls and women in Africa.

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Women of Achievement (TWA) yesterday launched an online portal and mobile app, 'twaa,' designed to provide mentorship and learning on the go for girls and women in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Picture of War Veteran Wearing Anti-Grace Mugabe T-Shirt Goes Viral

[News24Wire] A picture of a prominent Zimbabwean war veteran wearing a T-shirt denigrating the southern African country’s First Lady Grace Mugabe has gone viral on social media.

[News24Wire] A picture of a prominent Zimbabwean war veteran wearing a T-shirt denigrating the southern African country's First Lady Grace Mugabe has gone viral on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Zambia Target South Africa Scalp in Chan Qualifier

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia national team will this afternoon trek to the field against South Africa in the first leg of the final round of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier at Buffalo City Stadium in East London.

[Zambia Reports] The Zambia national team will this afternoon trek to the field against South Africa in the first leg of the final round of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier at Buffalo City Stadium in East London.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Graca Machel Challenges Women to Grab Emerging Opportunities

[Citizen] Women and children’s rights advocate Graca Machel yesterday urged women and youth in Tanzania to be proactive when it comes to seeking development opportunities.

[Citizen] Women and children's rights advocate Graca Machel yesterday urged women and youth in Tanzania to be proactive when it comes to seeking development opportunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Somali Military Commander Survives Apparent Assassination Attempt

[VOA] The commander of Somalia’s Custodial Corps, General Hussein Hassan Osman, has survived an apparent assassination attempt inside Mogadishu’s central prison, security sources have told VOA Somali.

[VOA] The commander of Somalia's Custodial Corps, General Hussein Hassan Osman, has survived an apparent assassination attempt inside Mogadishu's central prison, security sources have told VOA Somali.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

DR Congo – Opposition Elites Won’t Save Us

[African Arguments] Observers hope that prominent opposition figures can provide an alternative to President Kabila. But many Congolese distrust these would-be leaders.

[African Arguments] Observers hope that prominent opposition figures can provide an alternative to President Kabila. But many Congolese distrust these would-be leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Nigerians Tell Absent Buhari – ‘Resume or Resign’

[Al Jazeera] Nigerian protesters in Lagos and Abuja are demanding President Muhammadu Buhari either resume his job as president or resign, after more than 90 days of absence.

[Al Jazeera] Nigerian protesters in Lagos and Abuja are demanding President Muhammadu Buhari either resume his job as president or resign, after more than 90 days of absence.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Libya’s Maritime Rescuers Caught Between Duty and Temptation

[Deutsche Welle] Libya is a poor, politically unstable country. That poses problems for its maritime search and rescue service, whose employees are badly paid – and see how profitable people smuggling can be.

[Deutsche Welle] Libya is a poor, politically unstable country. That poses problems for its maritime search and rescue service, whose employees are badly paid - and see how profitable people smuggling can be.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya