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Secondary Education Should Prepare Young People for Work, says New Report Released by the Mastercard Foundation

Now is the Time to Rethink Secondary Education Systems to Ensure Africa’s Young People Have the Skills and Knowledge Needed to Succeed in the Workforce August 13, 2020: Kigali, Rwanda — The Mastercard Foundation today released an important new report, Secondary Education in Africa: Preparing Youth for the Future of Work. Report findings indicate that changes in the nature of… Read More

As the wealthy quaff wine in comfort, India’s poor are thrown to the wolves

  With the country in lockdown because of coronavirus, deep social inequalities have been exposed more sharply than ever Divided Delhi: ‘If coronavirus doesn’t kill me, hunger will’ How India’s coronavirus lockdown is affecting its poorest citizens Global development As the wealthy quaff wine in comfort, India’s poor are thrown to the wolves With the country in lockdown because of… Read More

Mali goes to the polls despite coronavirus fears

Some people have been seen taking precautions against coronavirus in the Malian capital, Bamako Malians are voting in long-delayed parliamentary elections a day after the country’s first coronavirus death. The poll has also been overshadowed by Wednesday’s kidnapping of opposition leader Soumaïla Cissé by suspected Islamist militants. The elections were supposed to have taken place in 2018, but have been… Read More
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Ghanaian International Student donates to China to help fight corona virus

Mr. Michael Amponsah A Ghanaian International student, at Hainan Medical University in China, Mr. Michael Amponsah has donated n95 surgical masks worth 10, 000 Yuan (equivalent of $1500) to China towards the fight and containment of covid-2019 (corona virus) in the People’s Republic of China.  According to him,the gesture was offered  as a result of his believe in charity and… Read More

Tanzania president foot greets over coronavirus fears

Magufuli exchanging a foot greeting with opposition politician Maalim Seif Sharif Hamad President John Magufuli (R) exchanging a foot greeting with opposition politician Tanzania’s State House has shared a picture of President John Magufuli exchanging a foot greeting with opposition politician Maalim Seif Sharif Hamad, observing new measures by the health ministry to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. The… Read More