Victoria Falls; a wonder to behold

Victoria Falls

The Victoria Falls is a waterfall situated at the border between Zambia and Zimbabwe in southern Africa on the Zambezi River. Origin of Victoria Falls A Scottish missionary and explorer, David Livingstone is believed to have been the first European to view the Victoria Falls. He is believed to have accomplished this on the 16th of November 1855. Livingstone named

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DR. Charles Richard Drew; One of The Renowned Black Men in History

Charles Richard

Charles Richard Drew was an African-American medical researcher and surgeon. He did research in the field of blood transfusions and came up with upgraded techniques for blood storage. Furthermore, he applied his professional knowledge in a bid to develop large-scale blood banks in World War II. This allowed medicals to save thousands of lives of the Allied forces. As the

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Who Is Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan?

Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan

Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan is a biomedical research scientist, a Liberian medical doctor, social activist, and inventor. Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan focuses on infectious disease research. Dr. Dougbeh Chris Nyan The medical doctor studied Chemistry and Zoology at the College of Science and Technology of the University of Liberia. He also holds a degree in human-medicine from Humboldt-University in Berlin.

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Chinese Firm AVIC Erects over K5m Sports Facility for Lusaka’s Nkoloma Community

Chinese Firm AVIC

Chinese firm Avic International has erected and handed over a K5 million ultramodern sports facility, equipped with an artificial football pitch, artificial running track, netball and basketball courts, toilet facilities, viewing stands, a police post, parking facilities, floodlighting and secured by wall and iron grill fencing, to the community of Nkoloma Ward 1 in Lusaka’s Kuku compound. The facility will

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Upcoming Zimbabwean Artistes Get Career Boost with MTN, Vodacom Caller Tune Deal 

Upcoming Zimbabwean

Young and upcoming Zimbabwean hip-hop artistes Is Redbee, Ravan and Shanga have been given a career boost by a caller tune deal with mobile telecommunications giant MTN and Vodacom putting them at par with renowned rhumba musicians Clement Magwaza and Madlela Skhobokhobo who have over three of their songs on the neighbouring country’s caller tunes. Redbee (real name Babuse Mhlabeleli

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Mobile Tech Entrepreneurs Exploring the Pet Industry with Smartphone-Enabled Gadgets


Mobile entrepreneurs are jumping into the pet industry with smartphone-enabled gadgets that can help care for your four-legged friends, from activity trackers to a litter box that cleans and refills itself. Among countless new “wearable” gadgets presented this week at the Mobile World Congress trade fair in Barcelona were monitors that attach to dog or cat collars. The devices allow

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Artificial Intelligence Gearing to Chart the Future of Music


Computers are making inroads in the music industry, capable of producing songs — and convincingly so — as illustrated at the South by Southwest festival in Texas. Already, an album featuring eight tracks has been produced entirely with artificial intelligence, an unprecedented feat. “I Am AI” was released last fall by YouTube star Taryn Southern, who doesn’t know how to

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Up Close with Ugandan Immaculate Nantongo, the Brain behind Fabulous Home Festival


Immaculate Nantongo is an entrepreneur behind a number of trending businesses. She is the brain behind the `Fabulous Home Festival’ and ‘My Fabulous Home’ community on Facebook. She also owns the Flawless Skin Care products brand and co-owns Pizza King; a fast foods place with pizza as its flagship serving. “I have actually sold so many other things and when

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Hub for African Film-Makers Launched by Multichoice


An initiative forming a part of MultiChoice Africa, officially launched a new digital hub continent-wide yesterday, in a venture aimed at connecting African creatives, Multichoice Talent Factory (MTF), “The portal is like LinkedIn for the creative industry,” corporate affairs manager Levana Cloete stated at the launch hosted at Multichoice Namibia’s headquarters in Windhoek. “We are connecting directors, scriptwriters, etc. It’s

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Namibian Athletes with Disabilities Cart Home 46 Medals from Stellenbosch

Namibian Athletes

The recently concluded South African Toyota Disability Sport Championships in Stellenbosch, South Africa saw Namibian Athletes with Disabilities Win 46 Medals – 32 gold, 11 silver and three bronze medals. The South Africa Sport Association for the Physically Disabled and Visually Impaired (SASAPD) national champions took place between 18 to 21 March. The SASAPD competition was used by Namibian athletes

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