Technology Showcase Empowers PEARLS To Participate In Masaka, Uganda

William Jackson, M.Ed. Metaverse Education Program Director, World Metaverse Council and Board Member of Tristan’s Academy (PEARLS)Technology can bridge and overcome the gaps of borders, boundaries, oceans, seas, and time zones. The upcoming WordPress in Education Showcase 2024 in Masaka, Uganda will be exciting and showcase the creative works of African students in secondary schools […]

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DRC: Authorities must protect and assist civilians as fighting intensifies

Following intensified fighting in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) between the Congolese army and fighters of the Movement of 23 March (M23), Tigere Chagutah, Amnesty International’s Regional Director for East and Southern Africa, said: All parties to the ongoing fighting in North Kivu must immediately end deliberate and indiscriminate attacks on civilians and

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Malaysia important in fighting for Palestinian cause, says S. African envoy

South Africa regards Malaysia as a key ally in advocating Palestinian rights and self-determination, according to South Africa’s high commissioner to Malaysia David E Malcomson. “Malaysia has always supported our own liberation struggle. From the time we achieved our freedom, we have known that Malaysia will always stand with us on the Palestinian issue,” he

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OONI OF IFE’S HOPESALIVE INITIATIVE FOR AFRICA HOLDS VALENTINE DAY BASH FOR NEWBORNS AND FAMILIES

In celebration of this year’s Valentine’s Day, His Imperial Majesty Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, the Ooni of Ife through his Hopesalive Initiative for Africa (HAI) NGO stormed several community hospitals across the nation for its 7th Annual Valentine’s Newborn Outreach Program. This heartwarming initiative aims to welcome newborn babies and bring smiles to the face of

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French aid workers in Ukraine killed by ‘deliberate’ drone attack, Swiss NGO claims

By RFI The Swiss aid group HEKS said Tuesday that an investigation into the killing of two French staff in Ukraine had determined they died in a “deliberate” drone attack. “Following the attack, the French and Ukrainian governments have opened a war crimes investigation,” HEKS said in a statement. French nationalsThe two men killed in the attack were HEKS

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Court rules extradition of Black Axe romance scamsters in Cape Town to face trial in the US

Alleged members of the notorious Black Axe crime syndicate implicated in internet romance scams are liable for extradition to the US after the Cape Town magistrate’s court agreed there was “sufficient evidence to warrant their prosecution”.  National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) regional spokesperson Eric Ntabazalila said: “After considering the evidence presented in the extradition inquiry, [magistrate

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Extreme climate, droughts may influence increase in HIV: study

Women in rural areas which have recently experienced drought have increased odds of being infected with HIV in sub-Saharan Africa as they are also more likely to be living in poverty. This is according to the research study “Investigating the Associations between Drought, Poverty, High-Risk Sexual Behaviours and HIV Incidence in sub-Saharan Africa: A Cross-Sectional

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How RCCG CSR partnered with Foundation to train 229 persons in vocational skills acquisition

By Charles Olewezi With the rising rate of unemployment in Nigeria due to lack of jobs in both the public and private sectors, right thinking organizations such as the church and other non-profit organizations are devising solutions to the menace. One of such organizations is the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), FCT Province 8,

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NGO Urges Investigation into Alleged Corruption at Palm Ridge Court

In the heart of South Africa, a shadow looms over the Palm Ridge Magistrate’s Court, casting doubt on the integrity of its proceedings. Right to Justice, a vigilant NGO, has taken a stand against what it describes as a deeply entrenched corruption syndicate involving magistrates, lawyers, and police officers. This call to action aims to

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