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Ugandan women’s rights groups set up anti-violence center ahead of elections
  • Uganda’s Women’s Situation Room (WSR) has been established as a national monitoring and control center focused on protecting women against physical and psychological violence in tension-laden elections.
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African online travel agent secures $40M investment

Travelstart was founded in Sweden in 1999 by its CEO Stephan Ekbergh. Operating in Africa from its Cape Town headquarters since 2006, Mr Ekbergh has built Travelstart into the market leader in South Africa, with over 75% market share. 375 more words


The Challenge of Exercising in Nairobi

Nairobi is not the easiest place to keep fit. There are lots of gyms popping up but there are very few places you can get out in the fresh air. 722 more words


Tanzanian farmers cash in on new tomato variety

Take a trip to Songambele village in Kongwa District of the Republic of Tanzania, you will find a beaming farmer – Amri Simon. He has just recently harvested and sold tomatoes (harvested from his home garden plot) and made a cool revenue of TShs 450,000. 433 more words


Dancing 6 Weeks After Giving Birth

You have to be brave, when you realize your legs have lost the strength from before the ‪#‎pregnancy‬. To ‪#‎dance‬ while your back is still sore from nursing and carrying a baby around. 88 more words

Free to keep killing people

I need your help to keep this blog going! Please read this and consider contributing something. Also, while you’re out there on the internet tubes, please consider liking… 478 more words


Kenyan cabbies complain: The Uber competition saga reaches East Africa

Uber Africa: Increased competitiveness not a boon for entrenched monopolies

Continuing our AAT multi-part series on innovation & antitrust we turn once again to the ubiquitous “Sharing Economy” we are witnessing not only in the United States and Europe but also on the African continent… … 1,131 more words