Eastern Africa





Zimbabwe: Gender Observatory for Elections Launched

By Faith Zvorufura and Lemuel Chekai The Zimbabwe Gender Commission yesterday launched the Gender Observatory which is set to monitor, gather and document women’s experiences throughout the electoral cycle. Addressing journalists, Gender Commission Chairperson, Margaret…



Uganda: Music Legend Oryema Dies at 65

A renowned Afro-pop-rock France-based Ugandan music legend Geoffrey Oryema is dead. News of his sudden demise trickled over the weekend through the social media and confirmed by a relative, Gerald Omony. “Mr Gerald Omony, on…