GENRE | GENDER

13-Jun-2020 to 14:25

Ramaphosa slams surge in GBV in S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — A surge in murders of women and children following the ease of the coronavirus lockdown restrictions in the country should be condemned by all South Africans as “shameful and simply cannot continue,” President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Saturday.

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09-Jun-2020 to 12:38

UNMISS pays tribute to Rwandan female peacekeeper killed by COVID-19

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) paid tribute to the Rwandan female peacekeeper Police Constable (PC) Enid Mbabazi who was killed by COVID-19 earlier last week after being repatriated home.

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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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