Daily Archives: September 2, 2019

Rugby: International 7s is back in Zambia

The 4th edition of the Zambia International Sevens rugby tournament is back in Lusaka, Zambia. The hosts who have been defending the trophy since inception in 2016 will be hoping to continue their fine run …

Rugby: International 7s is back in Zambia

The 4th edition of the Zambia International Sevens rugby tournament is back in Lusaka, Zambia. The hosts who have been defending the trophy since inception in 2016 will be hoping to continue their fine run …

Rugby: International 7s is back in Zambia

The 4th edition of the Zambia International Sevens rugby tournament is back in Lusaka, Zambia. The hosts who have been defending the trophy since inception in 2016 will be hoping to continue their fine run …

UN Chief Appeals for Donors to Follow Through on Ebola Pledges

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres encouraged donors to honor the pledges they have made to combat Ebola as he visited the Democratic Republic of Congo to offer support in fighting the outbreak.

Guterres told reporters …

Botswana to Hold National and Local Elections in October

GABORONE – Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has set Oct. 23 as the date for parliamentary and local elections, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said Monday.

The poll will elect 57 national assembly and 490 local …

Botswana to Hold National and Local Elections in October

GABORONE – Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has set Oct. 23 as the date for parliamentary and local elections, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said Monday.

The poll will elect 57 national assembly and 490 local …

Nigerian Recyclers Reduce Plastic Waste by Exchanging Trash for Cash

ABUJA, NIGERIA – Nigeria generates an estimated 32 million tons of solid waste per year, one of the highest amounts in Africa. Of that figure, plastic constitutes 2.5 million tons.

Every day in a junk …

Nigerian Insecurity Requires Urgent Attention, UN Rapporteur Warns

ABUJA – Nigeria’s multiple security problems have created a crisis that requires urgent attention and could lead to instability in other African countries if it is not addressed, a United Nations rapporteur said Monday.

Security …