In pictures: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela memorial

In pictures: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela memorial

Thousands of people have attended a memorial service in South Africa to commemorate the life of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. The anti-apartheid campaigner and ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first black president, died on 2 April. Image copyrightAFPImage captionSouth Africa’s Deputy President David Mabuza told the crowd that Ms Madikizela-Mandela fought “racial domination, class exploitation and […]

Ethiopia’s parliament swears in new prime minister

Ethiopia’s parliament swears in new prime minister

By Meron Moges-Gerbi and Chris Giles Abiye Ahmed, the new prime minister of Ethiopia, addresses the nation’s parliament on Monday. (CNN)Ethiopia’s new prime minister, Abiye Ahmed, was sworn in by parliament Monday. The country’s ruling coalition appointed Ahmed the new leader after weeks of uncertainty and protest. He succeeds former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, who […]

Salah Equals Drogba Goal Record

Salah Equals Drogba Goal Record

Mohamed Salah Equals Didier Drogba Goal Record By Kurt Buckerfield   The Egyptian has been on fire since joining the Reds at the beginning of the season, exceeding many of fans’ expectations. The 25-year-old’s consistency throughout his debut campaign at Liverpool has impressed supporters all around the world, with Real Madrid reportedly paying close attention. In […]

Tatenda Ndambakuwa, a Zimbabwean entrepreneur helping farmers become more productive through app development and data science

Tatenda Ndambakuwa, a Zimbabwean entrepreneur helping farmers become more productive through app development and data science

By LIONESSES OF AFRICA Many entrepreneurs are driven by a passion to solve problems or address key societal issues. For Tatenda Ndambakuwa, founder of Shiri, her driving force is to address food security challenges by helping farmers in her country to become more productive and efficient using the power of technology. What does your company do? Shiri ensures […]