Chinese farm hits global headlines for breeding 6 billion cockroaches for medical purposes

Cockroaches are often associated with filthy sewers and dirty kitchens. But a giant farm in China breeds six billion cockroaches annually for pharmaceutical purposes, and such an operation is reversing people’s attitudes toward the insect. The AI-controlled cockroach farm located in Xichang, southwest China’s Sichuan Province, hit headlines of overseas media recently. The farm bred […]

Tsvangirai walked an arduous journey, says Mnangagwa

* Mourners place flowers as they pay respects to Movement For Democratic Change (MDC) leader Morgan Tsvangirai at his residence in Harare, Zimbabwe February 17, 2018. Photo: REUTERS ____________________________________   ORMER Prime Minister and opposition MDC-T leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, who passed away in South Africa last Wednesday after a long battle with colon cancer, walked […]

Ramaphosa and Mnangagwa: The new brooms that might sweep better

* Mnangagwa & Cyril Ramaphosa  _____________________________________   he books of history have been emblazoned with the mark of a new South African president. This comes less than 3 months after a new Zimbabwean president was inaugurated. Cyril Ramaphosa in South Africa and Emmerson Mnangagwa in Zimbabwe did not only inherit two of Southern Africa’s intertwined democracies […]

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa offers 3 months amnesty for funds stashed abroad

. Emmerson Mnangagwa pledged to crack down on corruption during his inauguration last week _____________________________________ imbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has offered a three-month amnesty for individuals and companies to surrender public funds illegally stashed abroad. In a statement, he said the government will prosecute those who fail to comply when the amnesty ends in […]

The royal engagement between prince Harry and Meghan markle

This is the first official photos of the engagement between prince Harry and his African sweetheart, Meghan Markle. ​According to the details shared, the engagement occurred earlier this month in London. The wedding is scheduled for Spring 2018. The couple have now released official photos announcing their engagement as they posed for the world’s media […]