Young Kenyan innovators create robotic arms to support persons with disabilities

Two young Kenyan innovators have started an initiative which will contribute immensely towards the campaign to make life easier for persons living with disabilities. The innovators, David Gathu and Moses Kinua who live about 30killiometers from Nairobi have built functioning robotic arms; many people are amazed by the technical knowledge of these two young boys […]

The reaction towards Xiaomei Havard’s appointment is xenophobic – Chinese Association

The Chinese Association in South Africa has reacted to the general outrage following the swearing-in of a Chinese immigrant, Xiaomei Havard as Member of Parliament for the Gauteng province. Addressing the media regarding the issue on Friday, January 29th, 2021, the Chinese association representative, Erwin Pon, tagged the public uproar as one that is “xenophobic”. […]

Dutch court orders shell to compensate Nigerian farmers over oil spillage

A Dutch Court of Appeal in Hague-Netherland has on Friday, January 29th, 2021 ruled that a subsidiary of Shell, a British-Dutch multinational oil and gas company should pay compensations to Nigerian farmers. This follows a case filed in 2008 by the farmers resident in South-Eastern Nigeria regarding damages they suffered through consistent oil spillage from […]

Uproar as South Africa’s ruling Party Swears Chinese immigrant into Parliament

The appointment and swearing-in of a Chinese immigrant, Xiaomei Havard by the ruling African National Congress (ANC) has so far sparked outrage among many South Africans with the hashtag #NoChineseInSAParliament trending on Twitter in South Africa. The widespread movement objecting her appointment has been joined by top officials like Mr. Zungula, President and representative of […]