Growing Girls’ Capacity in ICT Skills in Ghana

[CAJ News] Accra -PLANS to grow young girls’ capacity in information and communication technology skills in Ghana have received a major boost from a leading global electronics company. Some 40 employees from Samsung’s headquarters in South Korea have g…

[CAJ News] Accra -PLANS to grow young girls' capacity in information and communication technology skills in Ghana have received a major boost from a leading global electronics company. Some 40 employees from Samsung's headquarters in South Korea have gathered in Accra to take part in the company's annual Employee Volunteer Programme (EVP). The week-long initiative, which is aimed at empowering young girls with future-focused ICT skills, has been carried out in partnership with Better World. As part of this year's programme,

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

South Africa, Zimbabwe Set to Solidify Ties

[CAJ News] Pretoria -SOUTH Africa is determined to expand its long-standing relations with neighbouring Zimbabwe, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has said. n The South African minister spoke in the capital Pr…

[CAJ News] Pretoria -SOUTH Africa is determined to expand its long-standing relations with neighbouring Zimbabwe, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has said. n The South African minister spoke in the capital Pretoria on Monday at the second session of the Bi-National Commission (BNC) between the two countries. Her Zimbabwean colleague, Simbarashe Mumbengegwi, led a delegation from his country. "As you (delegation) are aware, the people of South Africa consider Zimbabwe a great friend a

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Maloi a Beacon of Hope Amid Lesotho’s Eternal Turmoil

[CAJ News] Maseru -AGED only 23, Karabelo Maloi has lived through five coups, two parliamentary dissolutions and multiple assassination attempts on the life of successive heads of state. This mirrors the ignominy of Lesotho as one of the most volatile …

[CAJ News] Maseru -AGED only 23, Karabelo Maloi has lived through five coups, two parliamentary dissolutions and multiple assassination attempts on the life of successive heads of state. This mirrors the ignominy of Lesotho as one of the most volatile countries in the continent. "We are a country at a crossroads. I cannot remember a time when my daily life in Lesotho was not lived under a dark cloud of impending civil war," said Maloi. A dark cloud is hanging over the tiny Mountain Kingdom again following the assassination o

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

How to Ensure a Credible, Peaceful Presidential Vote in Kenya

[ICG] Following the annulment of August’s historic vote, Kenya must hold repeat presidential elections by 1 November. But rising tensions and the threat of an opposition boycott could result in missing the vote’s deadline and risk a constitutional cris…

[ICG] Following the annulment of August's historic vote, Kenya must hold repeat presidential elections by 1 November. But rising tensions and the threat of an opposition boycott could result in missing the vote's deadline and risk a constitutional crisis. Both political camps must move away from harsh words and find mutually acceptable electoral reforms to allow elections to proceed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

4-Man Kenya Team Named

[Nation] The Kenya Golf Union (KGU) named a team of four players who will represent Kenya in the 2017 Africa Amateur Golf Team Championship to be held at the Elephant Hills Golf Club Victoria Falls Zimbabwe from October 8 to 14.

[Nation] The Kenya Golf Union (KGU) named a team of four players who will represent Kenya in the 2017 Africa Amateur Golf Team Championship to be held at the Elephant Hills Golf Club Victoria Falls Zimbabwe from October 8 to 14.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenyatta Defends Knee-Jerk Changes to Election Law As Envoys Caution Against It

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Addressing women Jubilee leaders at State House, Nairobi on Monday, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the conditions the National Super Alliance has set for the conduct of the fresh presidential poll are unreasonable.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Addressing women Jubilee leaders at State House, Nairobi on Monday, President Uhuru Kenyatta said the conditions the National Super Alliance has set for the conduct of the fresh presidential poll are unreasonable.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rohr – Nigeria Won’t Underrate Zambia in Uyo

[CAF] With two matches left in the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Africa Zone qualifying tournament, Super Eagles of Nigeria sit on top of Group B with an impressive 10 points from four matches against their closest challenger in seven-point Chipolopolo of…

[CAF] With two matches left in the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Africa Zone qualifying tournament, Super Eagles of Nigeria sit on top of Group B with an impressive 10 points from four matches against their closest challenger in seven-point Chipolopolo of Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria