Africa Newswire

Africa Newswire

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  1. Chameleone joins Bebe Cool for MAMA awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New Vision

    The winner of the Evolution Award will be decided by themselves and music fans. Chameleone and team at work Jose Chameleone is to tussle for the 'Evolution Award' in the upcoming MTV Africa Music Africa awards in Durban, SA, with some of the top African stars.

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  2. New York man works to open African art museumRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... mind for spending so much money on these things," he says from a tiny sofa, hemmed in by art from all 54 countries in Africa crammed floor to ceiling in his duplex. Visitors tread a narrow path from door to kitchen, careful not to knock over any ...

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  3. Beyond Borders by Randy Armstrong & Volker NahrmannRead the original story

    Thursday | Mi2n

    ... music of France and Italy, the tribal traditions of the Native American pow wow, or the worldbeat rhythms of West Africa and the Caribbean, all blended with contemporary jazz, western classical, and folk music influences. Several songs are tributes: ...

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  4. New York's Eric Edwards, who owns a $10 million collection, works to open African art museumRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... mind for spending so much money on these things," he says from a tiny sofa, hemmed in by art from all 54 countries in Africa crammed floor to ceiling in his duplex. Visitors tread a narrow path from door to kitchen, careful not to knock over any ...

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  5. Esther Ibanga: Garlands for a caregiverRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Vanguard

    ... organization, to provide medical care to more than 2.5 million women, men and children in many parts of Nigeria and Africa, without making noise about it. In all that she has been doing to advance the cause of humanity, Esther Ibanga remains a ...

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  6. Europe Survived War And Depression: Can She Survive Invasion?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | VDARE

    ... into England. The threatened drivers could do nothing to prevent it. "Migrants are streaming into Europe from North Africa and the turbulent Middle East," said the Times , "The European Union has been trying to force countries to share the burden. ...

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  7. Racism in America and Islam: Remembering BilalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Huffington Post

    ... Prophet Muhammed's message and accepted Islam. His name was Bilal Ibn Rabbah. When Bilal embraced Islam, it was as if Africa had embraced Islam. And when Prophet Muhammed and his companions rescued and freed Bilal, it was as if Islam had adopted ...

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  8. FGM cutter: 'When you're cut you won't be a slut...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Metro UK News

    ... The families become isolated in their own community, they become lost from their own culture and traditions. 'In Africa culture is everything. If you are out of the culture you are lost from the community. Not being circumcised is a cultural taboo. ...

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  9. Of secrecy and stuntingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Economist

    ... short for their age) and "wasting" (when they weigh too little for their height), India is still vastly hungrier than Africa. India's government has been sitting on the report for months, though it has been ready since at least October. One rumour ...

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  10. Colorado Springs, CO Author Publishes Book about African MythologyRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Leap

    July 2, 2015 - "The Tale of Dark Africa," a new book by The Son of the Soil: Stone Obi, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. The Son of the Soil: Stone Obi's "The Tale of Dark Africa" will open your eyes to the power of tradition and belief that exist within a people, a power that modern religion can't totally wipe away. "I want people to see who we are," writes the author.

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  11. Empire of Ivory by Naomi NovikRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2008 | SF Site

    ... find a cure, Temeraire and Will Laurence, along with several of their colleagues, are dispatched on a mission back to Africa, in the hopes that their salvation lies somewhere in its vast depths. Once there, Will and Temeraire are plunged into an ...

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  12. Reporting: MedicineINFECTIONS Take at Least 51 Lives at Panama HospitalRead the original story

    Wednesday | American Reporter

    ... Parenti said his book is the product of six years of traveling and reporting in war zones and failed states from east Africa to central Asia. He was working what was to be a book on the past decade of war in Afghanistan, but as it turned out, that ...

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  13. News in Photos: Shark attack, heat wave and more of the best pics...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Fountain Valley View

    News in Photos: Shark attack, heat wave and more of the best pics from what's happening around the U.S., world PARIS HITS 102 DEGREES FAHRENHEIT - A man relaxes by the fountain of the Trocadero gardens, in front of the Eiffel Tower, in Paris, Wednesday. A mass of hot air moving north from Africa has driven up temperatures in Spain, Portugal, Britain and France in recent days.

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  14. Brasch WordsLEGISLATORS Could Shoot Down Airborne CrueltyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | American Reporter

    ... at the "is it really true" points about your dad, stepdad, mom, grandparents, grandmother, their tribal attire in Africa, etc. Keep in mind that I told my buddy - knowing his personality - that it is curious that having millionaire trust fund babies ...

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  15. Interior Designer Kirk Nix Unveiled Third Hospitality Fabric...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PRWeb

    ... each collection, I strive to have the fabrics tell a story. The Penthouse Collection looks beyond Los Angeles to Africa and plays with this inspiration through the adventurous eye of the jazz age. By approaching these patterns and designs through ...

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  16. BOLO: BOLORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | All About Jazz

    ... sense of spiritualism weaving throughout. "Xango," is a Yoruba prayer to the god of thunder and lightning from West Africa which has strong connotation in the Cuban Santeria religion. Prakasha chants his praises with conviction and the cadence rises ...

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  17. Man killed by his second wife over group sex demandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Age

    ... him and "his death has had significant and important effect upon them". David and Eileen Creamer had married in South Africa in 1997 before later moving to New Zealand and then to Australia in 2006. During her trial, Ms Creamer's defence lawyer told ...

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  18. Diffusion of militant Islamic radicalism from the region cannot be ignored.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Indian Express

    ... d out among tribal warlords, making it a conduit for populations fleeing religious violence and penury in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  19. New Market Research Report: Connecticut Municipal Electric Energy...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | PR-inside.com

    ... and value reported by the company by region, which includes North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa and South and Central America. * Deals by Sub-sector - Chart and table showing information on the number of deals and value ...

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  20. UNSC extends UNAMID mandate for another year, dampens Sudan hope of troops drawdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    ... a decade. Darfur now has more than 2.5 million long-term displaced people; Sudan has the greatest number of IDPs in Africa. Millions go hungry and humanitarian access is too often limited by parties to the conflict. And we remain deeply concerned at ...

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