Africa Newswire (Page 7)

Africa Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Africa. (Page 7)

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  1. Aid for Ethiopia: Tribal warfare victims tell of harrowing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | The Daily Record

    TO mark Scots charity SCIAF's annual Wee Box appeal, PAUL O'HARE travelled to Moyale, near the Ethiopian-Kenyan border to speak to families left traumatised by the conflict in Africa. DAHABO Temam was preparing to wash her baby son when she was warned a rival tribe were about to storm the village.


  2. 'Catch me if you can': Impresario who staged Mandela opera...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | National Post

    ... crew member said. "All his and his wife's numbers are off; his social media pages no longer exist." Madiba: the Africa Opera was created by Mtirara, a grandson of Mandela's cousin, to explore his childhood in the tribal lands of the Eastern Cape as ...


  3. 'The Art Show' in Repose.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | The Huffington Post

    ... of Architecture , as the shape of the heads are inspired by the huts and traditional tribal houses one finds in Africa. Personified in female forms with particular homage created in hair, embellished with vivid colorful expression, her sculptures ...


  4. Market MoverOBAMA, You're Losing MeRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2016 | 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 ...


  5. What the communists left in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | The Economist

    THE map of Africa, as every British schoolchild once learnt, was splashed with red. There were limits, of course: it wasn't, like India, entirely red, and the hulking mass of the continent's western territory, especially, was almost totally blue-the imperial colour of the pesky French.


  6. Rosalind Fox Solomon, Inward and OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | The New Yorker

    ... work-North Ireland and Yugoslavia in times of ethnic violence, Peru during the terror of the Shining Path, South Africa under apartheid-her pictures remain human-scaled and emotionally rooted. Fox Solomon's new book, " Got to Go ," is personal by ...


  7. Nurse Amanda McClelland finds reward in danger hotspotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... building an Ebola hospital in a dense tropical jungle - but she is reluctant to call herself a risk-taker. In West Africa at the height of the Ebola crisis, McClelland needed to corral thousands of local volunteers to help respond to the outbreak. ...


  8. Indigenous Tribe Creates Computer Game To Preserve Culture, Fight PrejudiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Switched

    ... in the water, so she places him in the bucket several times a day to calm him. The zika virus was first identified in Africa, spread to parts of Asia and then reached the Americas in 2014 , researchers suspect. The Aedes mosquito carries the ...


  9. African horizonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | The Economist

    ... and the white world they grew up in. Half a decade on, the global art world has discovered a quite different Africa-and in a big way. In the course of the 20th century African tribal art was praised by many outsiders, including Henri Matisse and ...


  10. South Africa: Jailed King Dalindyebo Has to Repay February SalaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 |

    Dalindyebo was paid for February as the halting of his payments was still being processed, provincial co-operative governance and traditional affairs spokesperson Mamnkeli Ngam said on Wednesday. "For fairness he was paid for the month of February.


  11. Clinton and LibyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    ... surface-to-air missiles, SA-7s, that basically just disappeared into the maw of the Middle East and North Africa," recalled Robert M. Gates, the American defense secretary at the time The weapons that had made it so hard to stabilize Libya were ...


  12. 'Dog vampire' who bit and sucked out canines' blood is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... nuit, who live in Canada, Greenland and Alaska, believe drinking seal blood has health benefits, while some tribes in Africa drink blood from live cattle as part of ancient rituals.


  13. AFRICA/GHANA - The President of Ghana commends the efforts of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2016 | Fides News

    "Countless heartbreaking stories of development plans torn apart and destroyed homes come from different areas of Africa and the world, all because inhabitants were not able to forgive and forget when this was the thing mattered most", said the President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama, in front of 150 Catholic Bishops gathered in Accra for the Plenary Assembly of RECOWA- CERAO. President Mahama commended the Catholic Church in the region, that with its action shows that cultural and language barriers can be overcome when people work steadfastly to achieve unity.


  14. Keeping it in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | The Economist

    ... also first cousins (their names have been changed). Cases like these are all too common in the Middle East and north Africa. Marrying a close relative markedly increases the chance that both parents are carriers of dangerous recessive genes, which ...


  15. Houston's Gite Gallery Offers Just-Acquired Afro-Cuban ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Houston Press

    Lloyd Gite is an adventurer and a risk-taker. His previous career as a television journalist took him all over the world, but it was stops in Africa that caused him to fall in love with the continent and its art.


  16. Medieval Muslim graves in France reveal a previously unseen historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Ars Technica

    ... discovered the first evidence that Muslims lived in Nimes during this early phase in Islamic expansion across North Africa and Europe. Three newly discovered graves-the oldest Muslim graves in France-hint at what life was like in a medieval city ...


  17. African Art Sneakers - The Eytys x Esther Mahlangu Sneakers Boast...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    Cult Swedish sneaker brand Eytys has tapped South African Ndebele artist Esther Mahlangu for its latest collaboration. In line with the brand's upcoming photography book, Eytys designer Max Schiller traveled from Stockholm to South Africa to work with the 80-year-old African artist.


  18. We re ready to collaborate with gov t - Catholic BishopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    ... Bonsu said this on Tuesday during the opening of the 2nd General Assembly of Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa Conference which brought together Catholic bishops from both Anglo and Francophone countries. He said the seven-day conference ...


  19. Kenkey Fest to take over from - Chale Wote Festival' on March 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    ... in Ghana, is a staple dish similar to sourdough dumpling from the Ga, Akan and Ewe inhabited regions of West Africa. "It's a food usually served with soup, stew, grinded pepper, or sauce. Kenkey has many health benefits that Africans and the ...


  20. Utah Transcends Political TribalismRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Times & Seasons

    ... in a Mormon ward. Our general authorities tell stories from their global travels and hold up the faith of saints in Africa or Latin America or Mongolia as an inspiring example for us all, as they would the saints in their own hometowns. A rising ...