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Kenya opposition leader Odinga says he will not share power

By Thomas Mukoya and Andrew Njuguna | 09-03-2017

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Sunday that his coalition will not share power, two days after the Supreme Court annulled last month’s presidential election and ordered a new poll within 60 days. The court ruled on Friday that the election board had committed irregularities that rendered the Aug. 8 vote … Continue reading “Kenya opposition leader Odinga says he will not share power”


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Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka appointed to a second term as Executive Director of UN Women

By UN Women  | 07-05-2017

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka for a second term as Executive Director of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women (UN Women) for a period of four years. “This renewed term is our opportunity to reflect constructively, build our momentum, and surge ahead. In these years … Continue reading “Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka appointed to a second term as Executive Director of UN Women”


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Demonstration farms can help revolutionise African Agriculture

By Esther Ndumi Ngumbi, Auburn University | 06-27-2017

Farms that are used to teach agricultural techniques and technologies – known as demonstration farms – are a smart investment that can help accelerate the adoption of game-changing innovations. Farmers can learn new ways of doing things without having to do it on their farms. Demonstration farms are used to teach various agricultural techniques and … Continue reading “Demonstration farms can help revolutionise African Agriculture”


   

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