Bloody Conversations – Talking to Girls About Their Bodies

[Daily Maverick] We need to engage girls on health education in order to demystify menstrual-related myths and break down unwritten rules and societal taboos, many of which have harmful implications. By GUGU NONJINGE.

[Daily Maverick] We need to engage girls on health education in order to demystify menstrual-related myths and break down unwritten rules and societal taboos, many of which have harmful implications. By GUGU NONJINGE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

City of Harare Procure 30 Refuse Collection Trucks

[263Chat] City of Harare has procured a fleet of 30 refuse compactors and five rollers in a move that is aimed at recapitalizing the department of works to carryout its road rehabilitation and refuse collection mandate.

[263Chat] City of Harare has procured a fleet of 30 refuse compactors and five rollers in a move that is aimed at recapitalizing the department of works to carryout its road rehabilitation and refuse collection mandate.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Niche Markets Influence Agricultural Commodity Prices

[263Chat] One of the most persistent myths in African agriculture is that commodity prices are set by traders, negatively referred to as ‘middlemen’. Paying lip service to understanding market dynamics has seen most interventions designed to get rid of…

[263Chat] One of the most persistent myths in African agriculture is that commodity prices are set by traders, negatively referred to as 'middlemen'. Paying lip service to understanding market dynamics has seen most interventions designed to get rid of 'middlemen' failing dismally. Working with agriculture markets for the past years has opened eMKambo's eyes to the role of niche markets and different classes of consumers in setting prices of diverse commodities. The power of consumers and niche markets to set commod

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Breaking – Russian Company Lands U$400m PetroSA Deal

[Daily Maverick] The Russian-government owned geological company, Rosgeo, has landed a 400-million USD deal to develop oil and gas blocks off the Cape south coast. By JESSICA BEZUIDENHOUT.

[Daily Maverick] The Russian-government owned geological company, Rosgeo, has landed a 400-million USD deal to develop oil and gas blocks off the Cape south coast. By JESSICA BEZUIDENHOUT.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Is Kenya the First African Country to Overturn a Presidential Election?

[Africa Check] Kenya’s Supreme Court has judged that irregularities had harmed the integrity of the presidential vote on 8 August 2017. A new presidential election must now be conducted within 60 days of the ruling.

[Africa Check] Kenya's Supreme Court has judged that irregularities had harmed the integrity of the presidential vote on 8 August 2017. A new presidential election must now be conducted within 60 days of the ruling.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

EFF Calls for End to Political Killings in Wake of Magaqa’s Death

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have called for an end to political killings following the murder of former ANC Youth League (ANCYL) secretary general Sindiso Magaqa who died on Monday.

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have called for an end to political killings following the murder of former ANC Youth League (ANCYL) secretary general Sindiso Magaqa who died on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa