May 30, 2017

Zuma urges African leaders to be inclusive and responsive

Follow Us By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa Africa’s youth are impatient for change and have been very clear in calling for leaders to address exclusion, poverty and unemployment, says South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma. Zuma was speaking to the 27th World Economic Forum on Africa last week on May 4.

Private education in Africa set to grow

Follow Us Private education in Africa just keeps getting stronger. This time it is Nova Pioneer, the independent school network offering enquiry-based education. Nova Pioneer has received a R15 million debt investment from Vumela. Vumela is a fund managed by FNB and Edge Growth.

Do you know what features a shake must have in order to be named the best one?

Follow Us By Ast Staff Do you know what features a shake must have in order to be named the best one? First of all, it must be natural and safe for your health. Then, the efficiency of the shale must be high in order to achieve the intended purpose. And the third factor is […]

Police declares Nollywood actress estranged husband, Lanre Gentry wanted in Lagos State.

Follow Us   By Heaven Kalu, National Correspondent AST…. Honestly!! this false life is getting too much on our women..( especially the women in the entertainment industry)..live you life!.. work hard!!. Be a proud woman and don’t allow these stupid men to use and turn you into punching bags. John Njamah cries out!

Nigerian Celebrities Reacts To Banky W’s Engagement To Actress Adesua Etomi

Follow Us   By Heaven Kalu, National Correspondent AST. Some Nigerian celebrities have reacted to the latest news of Banky W’s engagement to Actress Adesua Etomi. Banky W on Wednesday broke the internet after much pressure to get married as he revealed he was finally settling down with Adesua Etomi. The development has generated many […]

21 years old, Gang raped in Lagos

Follow Us By Heaven Kalu, National Correspondent AST Rape can be best described as a type of sexual assault usually involving sexual intercourse, which is initiated by one or more persons against another person without that persons consent. This is a social menace plaguing today’s society in Nigeria and the world at large. Whilst the […]

Thank You, Jeff Butler!

Follow Us By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa Jeff Butler, has passed on. He was 83. Butler hit the South African soccer scene and rose to coaching stardom for Kaizer Chiefs in 1980s and early 1990s. In 1993, he also coached Mamelodi Sundowns after leaving Chiefs the previous year. He led Sundowns to the 1993 championship.

Comesa required to produce seed policy

Follow Us By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) member states have received are edged not to fail on reaching policy targets. This comes after regional stakeholders in the agricultural sector expressed concerns over the delay by to harmonise seed policies. This they say is affecting access to and trade in […]

Education must be globally relevant

Follow Us BY Thandisizwe Mgudlwa Its a well known fact that the most country’s education sectors have been found to be globally irrelevant. With view is also shared by a 2016 report of the World Economic Forum (WEF). The WEF report reveals that educational institutions worldwide are failing to equip learners with the global competencies they […]

Tourism can brighten Africa’s economic fortunes

Follow Us By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa NOW in its third version of the World Travel Market (WTM) Africa, the continent stands use the tourism sector as an development vehicle. For Africa to fully utilize its tourism sector, a lot will depend on a comprehensive and inclusive approach in developing the African tourism sector from a mere elite […]

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