Successful Farming With Available Resources

[The Herald] Receiving enough rainfall is not a guarantee for successful farming. That is why over the past decades, farmers in areas that do not receive sufficient rainfall, like Zhombe, have achieved the same if not better yields than those in some h…

[The Herald] Receiving enough rainfall is not a guarantee for successful farming. That is why over the past decades, farmers in areas that do not receive sufficient rainfall, like Zhombe, have achieved the same if not better yields than those in some high rainfall areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Sirleaf Receives Dr. Mohammed Ibn Chambas – Identifies With Widows.

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 received in audience the UN Secretary General Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa (UNOWA), Dr. Mohammed Ibn Chambas at her Foreign M…

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf on Wednesday, December 21, 2016 received in audience the UN Secretary General Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa (UNOWA), Dr. Mohammed Ibn Chambas at her Foreign Ministry office.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Koffi Olomide’s New Year’s Eve Show Draws Mixed Reactions

[New Times] Musician Koffi Olomide’s impending visit to Rwanda has generated debate on whether the Congolese Lingala maestro should be allowed to perform in Rwanda, a country famed for putting women at the forefront through empowerment.

[New Times] Musician Koffi Olomide's impending visit to Rwanda has generated debate on whether the Congolese Lingala maestro should be allowed to perform in Rwanda, a country famed for putting women at the forefront through empowerment.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Stepmother in Custody for Removal of Toddler’s Teeth, Fingernails

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -A stepmother, Amina Yakubu, has been remanded in the Kaduna Prison by an Upper Shari’a court, Kawo, Kaduna for removing a four-year-old toddlers’ teeth and fingernails, pending the hearing of the case which comes up on 29th Decemb…

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -A stepmother, Amina Yakubu, has been remanded in the Kaduna Prison by an Upper Shari'a court, Kawo, Kaduna for removing a four-year-old toddlers' teeth and fingernails, pending the hearing of the case which comes up on 29th December, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’re Not Broke – Finance Minister

[Ghana Star] As the Nana Akufo Addo administration prepares to come into office, Finance Minister Seth Terkper has insisted that Ghana is not broke since the nation has enough funds in stock to consolidate the economic gains of the outgoing Mahama admi…

[Ghana Star] As the Nana Akufo Addo administration prepares to come into office, Finance Minister Seth Terkper has insisted that Ghana is not broke since the nation has enough funds in stock to consolidate the economic gains of the outgoing Mahama administration. According to him, the country is not living on what he describes as "hand to mouth", since there are enough buffers to sustain the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Odinga Family’s Interest in Vying in 2017 Election Causes Anxiety in ODM

[Nation] Anxiety is growing in the Orange Democratic Movement over a host of candidates from party leader Raila Odinga’s family who want to vie in the 2017 elections.

[Nation] Anxiety is growing in the Orange Democratic Movement over a host of candidates from party leader Raila Odinga's family who want to vie in the 2017 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Law Will Help Tame Theft of Public Resources, Kiambu Senator Says

[Nation] A Bill tabled in the Senate, if enacted into law, will help tame theft of public resources by county officials, especially during transition, Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi has said.

[Nation] A Bill tabled in the Senate, if enacted into law, will help tame theft of public resources by county officials, especially during transition, Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya