Category Archives: Africa

Sad Story: DRC refugee commits suicide at Kyaka II settlement in Uganda

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Sad Story: DRC refugee commits suicide at Kyaka II settlement in Uganda.

A Congolese’s refugee in Uganda has committed suicide inside his house at Kyaka II settlement located in Kyegegwa .Whisper Eye Reports.

The 42-year-old Umaga Absalome allegedly hanged himself after getting tired of the refugee life in Uganda  which meant going days without food. Sources said that out of frustration, he used a scarf to hang himself on a timber roof wood inside his house .

Defiant! Two Madagascar Member of Parliament Die With Coronavirus

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Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina on Sunday said two lawmakers — one member of the senate and one deputy — had died after becoming infected with coronavirus.

Eleven other deputies and 14 senators had also tested positive for the virus, Rajoelina said.

The Indian Ocean island on July 5 placed its capital Antananarivo under a fresh lockdown following a new surge in infections, two months after the restrictions were eased.

Malawi: Police arrests Secretary for former governing party DPP, of former President Muthalika known as James Chuma.

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Malawi: Police have arrested the National Organising Secretary for former governing party DPP, of former President Muthalika knownas James Chuma. Whisper Eye Reports

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) organising secretary Jame Chuma was arrested yesterday while tryingbto escape from Malawi.

Mr Chuma was the leader of all government businesses in Malawi under former president Professor Peter Mutharika since August 2019.

Senegalese MP Yeya Diallo recovers from Covid-19, insists she will continue helping the needy

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Senegalese law maker Yeya Diallo recovers from Covid-19, insists she will continue helping the needy. Whisper Eye Reports

Senegalese legislator and President of Women Socialist Movement honYeya Diallo has fully recovered from COVID-19 pandemic.

Ms Yeya tested positive of COVID-19, on the 23rd day of June, 2020, and consequently informed the entire nation.

GGGI signs agreement with EU to provide support in greening Uganda’s urbanization and Industrialization.

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GGGI signs agreement with EU to provide support in greening Uganda’s urbanization and Industrialization. Whisper Eye Reports

Grobal Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has signed a Contribution Agreement with the European Union to provide support in accelerating greening Uganda’s Urbanization and Industrialization Agenda

The European Union (EU) represented by the European Commission in Uganda and the Government of Uganda through the GGGI have signed a contract to cooperate on advancing the Greening Uganda’s Urbanization and Industrialization agenda.

Assessing Anthropogenic Climate Change across Sub-Saharan Africa

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Development within Contemporary Ecological Constraints:

Assessing Anthropogenic Climate Change across Sub-Saharan Africa

By Obedgiu Samuel

Introduction

Anthropogenic climate change represents a multidimensional challenge that both industrialized and non-industrialized countries must address during the twenty-first century.  Anthropogenic climate change results in increased incidences of extreme weather events such as storms, floods, and heatwaves (Taylor 2018, 351).  High levels of greenhouse gas emissions produced from industrial and consumptive activities warm the global average atmospheric temperature and alter hydro-climatic patterns (Taylor 2018, 351).  Developing countries are especially susceptible to climate change impacts due to limited resources, capacity, and infrastructure (Taylor 2018, 351).  Developing countries, moreover, remain economically dependent on subsistence agriculture.  Climatic variability particularly influences rainfed agriculture.

Defeated Malawi president seeks urgent asylum in South Africa

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Former’ Malawian President Mutharika seeks asylum in South Africa . Whisper Eye Reports.

The ‘former’ Malawian President Peter Mutharika who was recently spotted vacating the Sanjika Palace in Blantyre, is reportedly seeking asylum in South Africa.

Malawi Decides: Malawi president fails to concede defeat

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Although the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) is yet to declare the final result from the re-run of the presidential election, early indications show that the incumbent Peter Mutharika is trailing behind his main rival Lazarus Chakwera.

Mr Mutharika says there’s no winner or loser, and has refused to concede defeat.

Uganda presidential aspirants: Dr Kiyingi, Lt Gen Tumukunde, Mr Mugerwa Timothy congratulate Malawi president elect Dr Lazarus Chakwera

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Uganda presidential aspirants: Dr Kiyingi, Lt Gen Tumukunde, Mr Mugerwa Timothy congratulates Malawi president elect Dr Lazarus Chakwera. Whisper Eye Updates

Opposition supporters of Tonse Alliance have started to celebrate after provincial results put Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera a head of his rival Professor Peter Mutharika.

In Lilongwe city, Malawians are celebrating claiming that Dr Chakwera has the presidential election rerun.

Dr Aggery Kiyingi confidant positioned to win Malawi re-election

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Dr Aggery Kiyingi confidant positioned to win Malawi re-election . Whisper Eye Reports.

Malawi citizens today are deciding the fate of their country by voting the next president after Court nullified the May, 2019 presidential elections.

Dr Aggrey Kiyingi friend Dr Souls Klaus Chilima petitioned the Constitutional Court citing massive irregularities during the process.

Dr Chilima leader of the opposition United Movement Party, and Lazarus Chakwera , leader of the Malawi Congress Party formed the TONSE alliance in the presidential reelected.