State Targets Cassava as Maize Production Falls

[Nation] The Agriculture ministry has moved to promote commercial production of cassava in maize and wheat growing areas as army worms and erratic weather cut production of the two staple food crops.

[Nation] The Agriculture ministry has moved to promote commercial production of cassava in maize and wheat growing areas as army worms and erratic weather cut production of the two staple food crops.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Julius Yego – Ita Nao Could Have Done Better

[Nation] World javelin champion Julius Yego has raised concerns over training gears for young athletes representing the country in field events at the World Under 18 Championships.

[Nation] World javelin champion Julius Yego has raised concerns over training gears for young athletes representing the country in field events at the World Under 18 Championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Increasing Local Multi-Stakeholder Participation Will Move the Extractive Industries Forward

[This Day] Social entrepreneur and founder of the Sustainability in the Extractive Industries Conference now in its sixth year, Bekeme Masade writes on the need for local capacity building to harness existing potential within the extractive industries

[This Day] Social entrepreneur and founder of the Sustainability in the Extractive Industries Conference now in its sixth year, Bekeme Masade writes on the need for local capacity building to harness existing potential within the extractive industries

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Prevent NLC President From Addressing Workers

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Security agents in Rivers State yesterday prevented the President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Mr. Ayuba Wabba, from addressing workers at the state secretariat.

[Guardian] Port Harcourt -Security agents in Rivers State yesterday prevented the President of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), Mr. Ayuba Wabba, from addressing workers at the state secretariat.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Confirms Con-Court Diaspora Vote Fight

[New Zimbabwe] Harare lawyer and opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Tendai Biti, has confirmed that a Constitutional Court challenge is underway against the refusal by electoral authorities to allow diaspora voting.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare lawyer and opposition People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader, Tendai Biti, has confirmed that a Constitutional Court challenge is underway against the refusal by electoral authorities to allow diaspora voting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe