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  • Bush: Africa Drop Dead 25 Apr 2017 04:34 Black Star News It has been impossible to find African commentators who believe that the rich industrial countries will heed Tony Blair’s call for 100 percent debt cancellation. Already, Blair’s ally, U.S. President George Bush has publicly opposed doubling …
  • From Kenya to Queensland how a famine inspired one man's fight against drought 25 Apr 2017 04:32 ABC.net.au Posted April 25, 2017 14:02:08 Growing up on his family's farm in Kenya in the 1980s, Richard Koech lived through one of the worst droughts in history, which inspired him to spend a lifetime studying water. Kenya is in eastern Africa, sharing borders …
  • Jane Goodall: Magic of nature revealed in ‘Born in China’ 25 Apr 2017 04:30 Seattle Chinese Post & Northwest Asian Weekly By BROOKE LEFFERTS Associated Press Jane Goodall NEW YORK (AP) — The magic of nature and its wildlife often takes great patience for the humans who want to revel in it. Disneynature’s new film, “Born in China,” is a perfect example of that. The …
  • Shuttered home for sex trafficking victims cut from major charity event 25 Apr 2017 03:20 The Sacramento Bee In another blow to Courage Worldwide’s efforts to reopen its Northern California home for sex trafficking victims, a major charitable fundraising organization has dropped the group from its annual Big Day of Giving because of concerns over its operation. …
  • Weightlifting federation seeks investment for grassroots development 25 Apr 2017 03:09 The Guardian Nigeria Stakeholders in the sport industry have urged the Federal Government and private sectors to invest tremendously in grassroots sport for impactful development. They made this assertion at the weekend during the South West Weightlifting Sport Summit in …
  • Airline body questions state role as airport owner and regulator 25 Apr 2017 03:02 Irish Independent Aminex said that exploration of two wells at the Ntorya appraisal area had shown that there is around 466bn sq ft worth of gas located there. Previous estimates had put the amount expected at the site at 153bn sq ft. Aminex is currently in the process of …
  • Rights violation: Falana seeks FG’s declaration for African Court 25 Apr 2017 01:39 New Telegraph Lawyer and rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana (SAN) has petitioned the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on the need to allow victims of human rights violation to access the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Right in Arusha, Tanzania. In a …
  • Tanzania’s Man-Eating Fish 25 Apr 2017 01:08 Black Star News In the 1960s, European venture capitalists introduced Nile perch to the waters of Lake Victoria, the world’s largest tropical lake, shared by Tanzania, Uganda and Kenya. Over the next few decades, Nile perch, this omnivorous, predatory killing machine …
  • HURIWA Wants Supreme Court to Resolve PDP’s Crisis Rapidly 25 Apr 2017 01:02 This Day A major pro-democracy and civil rights body, Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA), has urged the Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Justice Walter Onoghen, to ensure that the subsisting intra-party leadership crisis in the Peoples Democratic …
  • Antarctic explorer shares what it was like to guide paraplegic Aron Anderson to the South Pole 24 Apr 2017 23:06 Beaumont Enterprise Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Photo: Courtesy Douglas Stoup Antarctic …