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May 2012 Blog Posts (4)

Kenya’s blow against food security

By Robert Wanjala

Kenya’s economy and food security situation has suffered yet another blow this week after the country’s staple crop – maize was hit by a new disease.

The new maize bug which is said to spread very fast has attacked the largest province that is also the country’s food basket – Rift Valley.

 The bad news comes barely a week after the country’s Economic Survey 2012 report released by the Ministry of Planning cautioned Kenyans to brace themselves for…

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Added by Robert Wanjala Kituyi on May 24, 2012 at 13:30 — No Comments

UN Launches Awareness Campaign on Energy Efficiency, Conservation

Beirut, 15 May 2012 (United Nations Information Centre) – On the occasion of the UN-declared “International Year of Sustainable Energy for All”, the UN Information Centre (UNIC) in Beirut and the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) are holding a press conference to launch an awareness campaign on energy efficiency and conservation, in collaboration with the LIONS Clubs International District 351 (Lebanon, Jordan, Iraq) and the Lebanese TV Station MTV on…

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Added by shabad jabbar on May 15, 2012 at 22:19 — 1 Comment

"SUE HIM FOR BREACH OF MARRIAGE PROMISE": Nana Oye Lithur

Has the man who promised to marry you reneged on his promise and jettison you for another woman? Well, the good news is that you are entitled to claim compensation for breach of promise.

The Executive Director of the Human Rights Advocacy Centre in Ghana and renowned lawyer, Nana Oye Lithur…

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Added by Dominic Hlordzi on May 14, 2012 at 13:54 — No Comments

May 9th Stadium Disaster Commemoration

 "Never again" is usually the phrase used to urge people not to allow themselves into acts that could claim lives in mind boggling events such as the May 9th soccer disaster that struck Ghana in 2001.…

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Added by Dominic Hlordzi on May 9, 2012 at 14:08 — No Comments

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