Kenya tea farmers now produce pineapple as climatic change increases

As climate change threatens Kenya’s tea plantations, some tea farmers are changing their crops to other crops to supplement their income. The world’s most prominent black tea exporter, formerly known for its ideal tea-growing conditions, is now seeing the impacts of climate change. Temperature increases, floods, and drought all pose a danger to tea plantation […]

Why President Julius Maada Bio’s support for former president Valentine Strasser went viral

The act of incumbent presidents instituting support initiatives for their predecessors is not new. However, the history between current Sierra Leonean President Julius Maada Bio and former President Valentine Esegragbo Melvin Strasser makes it an interesting development. Local reports indicated that the country’s current President Bio has supported a successful medical surgery and physiotherapy for […]

Sending me to jail at my age is the same as sentencing me to death – Jacob Zuma

Jacob Zuma’s supporters appear to be showing no signs of relenting, as they continue to express their support for the former South African president on Sunday morning. Many of them had driven more than 400 kilometers to gather outside Zuma’s remote home in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, where they promised to defy any attempts to […]