GENRE | GENDER

08-Mar-2020 to 00:03

Uganda's Jane Werikhe: From teaching to metal welding

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — For 44-year old Ugandan, Jane Werikhe, making the transition from teaching to the male-dominated metal-welding industry has been far from seamless but not only has she survived after seven years. She has also thrived.

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07-Mar-2020 to 12:20

Nigerian women: Punching above their strength

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — They may still be living in an unequal world - dispossessed and discriminated against in the 21st century - but Nigerian women appear to be punching above their strength.

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05-Mar-2020 to 13:34

Sibande: Transforming Malawi one ICT app at a time

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — For Rachel Sibande, information and communication technology (ICT) is the crucial missing link in efforts to propel her native Malawi - and many other African countries - to greater heights.

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27-Nov-2019 to 15:18

S/Africa: Student’s killer must be brought to book – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A gruesome killing of yet another female student in South Africa has led President Cyril Ramaphosa to order police officials to intensify the search for the killer of Precious Ramabulana from the northern Limpopo Province.

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20-Nov-2019 to 09:42

Kigali: Pregnant women join open air gym craze

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Open air gyms in Kigali the capital of Rwanda are attracting a new kind of interest from an unlikely quarter – pregnant women.

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14-Nov-2019 to 19:18

Nairobi Summit resolves to empower women and girls

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD25) came to a close in Nairobi on Thursday with a strong resolve to eradicate vices that have retarded women and girls empowerment across the globe.

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