Africa Newswire (Page 8)

Africa Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Africa. (Page 8)

Results 141 - 160 of 3,690 in Africa

  1. Right at Home: New ways to use old rugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    ... are admired for their bold, geometric flat-weave patterns. They've been hand-woven for generations in Turkey, North Africa, the Middle East and Asia. A lot of their appeal lies in the bold motifs and pigment dyes, with elements like wolf's mouths, ...

    Comment?

  2. Cornell Immunologist: Male Circumcision Raised through Educating Religious LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Jewish Press

    Between 2002 and 2006, according to Jennifer A Downs, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College, three large randomized controlled trials in sub-Saharan Africa demonstrated that male circumcision reduces new HIV infections in men by approximately 60%. Based on these findings, the World Health Organization recommended male circumcision as an HIV prevention strategy in countries with high levels of HIV and a low prevalence of male circumcision - 14 countries in Eastern and Southern Africa, Downs told MedicalResearch.com on Sunday.

    Comment?

  3. Neiphiu Rio likely to take over as Nagaland CM: All you need to know about the political turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | India.com

    ... Assembly Elections 2017 for Phase 3: Search Constituency wise Polling Station name and number New Zealand vs South Africa Live Score Assembly Elections 2017 BMC Elections 2017 Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan Live Score Donald Trump UP Assembly Elections ...

    Comment?

  4. Governor of Nagaland P B Acharya accepts resignation of CM T R Zeliang1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | India.com

    ... tribes, which has blamed him for holding municipal polls with 33 percent reservation for women. New Zealand vs South Africa Live Score Assembly Elections 2017 BMC Elections 2017 Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan Live Score Donald Trump UP Assembly Elections ...

    Comment?

  5. Pakistan policy reset key to Trump's foreign policy legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Hill

    ... China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, the flagship project of China's "One Belt, One Road" policy for Asia, Europe and Africa. If the desired rapprochement eludes the Sino-U.S. relations, Trump's America First strategy would be the initial casualty. The ...

    Comment?

  6. Student Information System Market - Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Forecast by 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | SBWire

    ... information system market is segmented into Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle-East & Africa. North America accounted for major market share in 2015 and is estimated to remain dominant over the forecast period. Rise in ...

    Comment?

  7. Former Sports Minister makes interesting revelations about how Ghana won 1982 AFCONRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | GhanaWeb

    ... in the Libyan capital Tripoli when I was approached by a white man I later learned was the coach for Cameroon. I was Africa Cup of Nations tournament in my capacity as Minister for Youth and Sport. The Cameroonian coach asked me a question thought ...

    Comment?

  8. Top South Sudan general resigns, attacks KiirRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    A senior South Sudan official has issued a stinging attack on President Salvar Kiir and the country's governing "inner circle", accusing them of, among other things, being behind the "violence which erupted in Juba in December, 2013". Thousands have since died and millions displaced from Africa's youngest country.

    Comment?

  9. LETTER: Let's not sanitise our historyRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2017 | Spalding Today

    ... killing of countless thousands in India and the Sudan for the sake of empire, the slaughter and plunder in Southern Africa, the treaty of Versailles that carved up the Middle East solely for the benefit of Britain and France while totally ignoring ...

    Comment?

  10. Cold wave intensifies in parts of Himachal Pradseh18 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | India.com

    ... days. India vs Bangladesh LIVE Streaming Punjab Assembly Elections 2017 Dates India vs Bangladesh Live Score South Africa vs Sri Lanka Live Score Donald Trump Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2017 Dates UP Assembly Elections 2017 Dates Goa Assembly ...

    Comment?

  11. JPP calls for Jharkhand bandh on February 16 during Global Investors Summit3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | India.com

    ... others. India vs Bangladesh LIVE Streaming Punjab Assembly Elections 2017 Dates India vs Bangladesh Live Score South Africa vs Sri Lanka Live Score Donald Trump Uttarakhand Assembly Election 2017 Dates UP Assembly Elections 2017 Dates Goa Assembly ...

    Comment?

  12. Former Zimbabwe secret police officer who murdered for Robert Mugabe stuck in limbo in NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of his peers if he didn't escape Zimbabwe. He managed to escape to Namibia before he crossed the border into South Africa, where he spent almost a decade. He alleged that he was illegally handed over to Zimbabwe, but that he'd managed to escape on ...

    Comment?

  13. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Bangkok Post

    ... plots are fairly original. Though he won't win a Nobel Prize in Literature, his books are compulsive page-turners. Africa-born octogenarian Wilbur Smith has penned over 30 novels, all set in the Dark Continent, not focusing on any one period in its ...

    Comment?

  14. Former Zimbabwean secret police officer who murdered for Mugabe stuck in limbo in NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... of his peers if he didn't escape Zimbabwe. He managed to escape to Namibia before he crossed the border into South Africa, where he spent almost a decade. He alleged that he was illegally handed over to Zimbabwe, but that he'd managed to escape on ...

    Comment?

  15. INTERVIEW: Benjamin Fortna on the contentious life and legacy of Esref KuscubasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Turkish Daily News

    The life of Esref Kuscubas is of enduring controversy. A secret service operative who worked from the Balkans to North Africa to Arabia in the final years of the Ottoman Empire, he turned his back on the resistance forces of Mustafa Kemal during the War of Independence and ended up in exile for almost 30 years.

    Comment?

  16. "A United Kingdom" reclaims the history of the colonizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | 680News

    ... You're not only dealing with politics but you're dealing with antiquated politics. Great Britain post-WWII, South Africa post-WWII. You're dealing with the tribal politics. That stuff can overwhelm the fact that at the end of the day, what a person ...

    Comment?

  17. Decolonizing social workRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | CiteULike

    ... xts in different countries and cultures, including Australia, Canada, Cuba, Japan, Jordan, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa, and the USA."--Publisher's description.

    Comment?

  18. The Religious Persecution you don't hear much aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Business of Life

    The Center for the Study of Global Christianity reported around 70 percent of Christians murdered in 2016 died in tribal conflicts in Africa. .... very often they involved Christians who refuse to take up arms for reasons of conscience."

    Comment?

  19. Crescitelli to present her portraits of Maasai tribe from AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Davis Enterprise

    ... Tuesday, Feb. 21. Vicki Crescitelli/Courtesy photo The Woodland Camera Forum will present a photographic journey to Africa by Vicki Crescitelli, at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21, in Norton Hall, 70 Cottonwood St. in Woodland. Crescitelli will present a ...

    Comment?

  20. a Kingdoma tells true tale of an African royal and his British brideRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... A hereditary tribal king from Bechuanaland, then a British protectorate on the border of the racist Union of South Africa, Khama led the effort that eventually threw off British rule and established the independent successor state Botswana. Khama ...

    Comment?