World food prices jump in November

Rome - World food prices rose significantly in November, reaching their highest point in more than two years, driven by jumps in the international prices of meat products and vegetable oils.

The FAO Food Price …

When Did You Last See an African Video Game Hero?

NAIROBI - What's wrong with being a plucky hero running from demon monkeys or a glamorous model in dress up games? Players too often get sucked into worlds full of violence and unhealthy body images, …

UN: 62 Killed as Migrant Boat Capsizes Off Mauritania

At least 62 people were killed, including several children, when a boat carrying more than 150 migrants capsized in the Atlantic Ocean off the West African nation of Mauritania, the United Nations migrant agency said …

Call for Grant Writing Research Proposals

The Inter-University Council for East Africa is an institution of the East African Community responsible for higher education in the region. The council's focus is mainly networking of universities, Research and Quality Assurance. In this …