Crop Insurance coverage Potential to Drive Good Agriculture in Africa

Most farmers in Africa rely on rainfed agriculture, and their production system is most vulnerable to climate-related events. These loss-triggering perils are responsible for the reduced food security on the continent. Therefore, it is imperative to find appropriate risk mitigation and transfer solutions to ensure uninterrupted production and processing systems. Farmers purchase crop insurance to … Read more

Ecocash Launches Micro-Pension Fund for Zimbabwe’s Casual Sector Employees

Zimbabwe’s dual economy, the formal and informal sectors, have become two distinct in Zimbabwe. With the former vulnerable to complex tax regimes and inconsistent monetary policies, the latter has no regard for both. In some circles, the informal sector has been referred to as the gray economy, shadow economy, underground economy, parallel sector, and the … Read more

Johnny Depp v Amber Heard: Depp’s pressing superstar rehab stunt with the orphaned badger neighborhood

Johnny Depp’s agent says ex-wife Amber Heard’s 2018 op-ed piece describing herself as a victim of domestic abuse was “catastrophic” to his career and coincided with the loss of a $23 million deal for a “Pirates of the Caribbean” sequel. Video / AP Johnny Depp may have won his court case against ex-wife Amber Heard … Read more