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African leaders place less emphasis on education and it’s worrisome

Education in Africa has consistently been a secondary discussion. As long as it's not politics and the economy, it is viewed as...

#TFAAspotlight: 7 things we know about Joel Mwale, the entrepreneur who made millions from rainwater

At 14, Joel Mwale suffered dysentery (infection of the intestines) from drinking dirty water in his village outside the western Kenyan town...

Ugandan govt secures $15m education recovery grant | #54DegreesAcrossAfrica

Uganda has secured a $15 million (Shs 55.8 billion) grant to facilitate the COVID-19 emergency education response project by the Ministry of Education...

#TFAAspotlight: Alengot Oromait is proof that leaders come in every age

Proscovia Alengot Oromait is a Ugandan politician who served as a member of parliament (MP) for Usuk County, Katakwi District from 2011...

#EngageTheIG: Lessons for Police across Africa

The job of the Police is to detect and prevent crime, uphold and implement the law, maintain law and order, ultimately protect and respect fundamental human rights.