Saturday, October 1 2022

Bridging the Healthcare Gap in Africa by Strive Masiyiwa & Gordon Brown

Robert L. Rikard

As the United States and other wealthy countries in the North begin administering booster vaccinations against COVID-19, only 8.5% of […]

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African students attend China-Africa Youth Festival in Beijing

Robert L. Rikard

About 100 young people from China and African countries gathered in Beijing on Tuesday to open the 6th China-Africa Youth […]

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Africa: Youth Connekt Africa summit takes off today in Accra … Presidents Akufo-Addo and Paul Kegame will be present

Robert L. Rikard

Accra will host this morning the fourth edition of the Youth ConneKT Africa summit, the largest youth platform that seeks […]

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South African youth largely dictate retail spending …

Robert L. Rikard

Do you think parents control the household budget? Think again: young people may not make a lot of money yet, […]

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Fighting a pandemic while launching the health revolution in Africa

Robert L. Rikard

When Dr John Nkengasong took the post of first chief of the new African Centers for Disease Control in 2017, […]

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South Africa: Young people are encouraged to turn their waste into income

Robert L. Rikard

The government has encouraged young people to participate in waste management projects in a bid to address the persistent challenges […]

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TikTok seduces African youth

Robert L. Rikard

Relaxing after a workout at The Gambia’s Independence Stadium in September, a group of young athletes watched TikTok videos of […]

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Rwanda to host conference on land policies in Africa

Robert L. Rikard

By staff reporter RWANDA will host this year’s edition of the Conference on Land Policy in Africa (CLPA), which will […]

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South African youth take up the challenge of climate change

Robert L. Rikard

The South African Youth Climate Action Plan (SAYCAP) is a call to national stakeholders. It also calls on the global […]

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South Africa’s youth employment tax incentive policy has not worked

Robert L. Rikard

South Africa has one of the highest unemployment rates in the world. This was true even before unemployment rose as […]

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Africa: pillars of an action plan – South African youth take up the climate challenge

Robert L. Rikard

Young South Africans have made it clear that their voices go beyond just being tokens in climate action discussions and […]

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Report reveals corruption at South Africa’s Department of Health during the COVID outbreak

Robert L. Rikard

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A report into the dealings of senior South African Department of Health officials during the coronavirus pandemic […]

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