Africa Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Africa. (Page 9)

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  1. Historic Famine Looms in Beleaguered South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | KKLA-FM Glendale

    ... contact with Western diplomats to help regional African mediators push for a halt to fighting. "With China now Africa's biggest trading partner, Beijing could face pressure to extend its new approach to other regions of Africa where it has growing ...

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  2. DIARY: Creative RepresentationRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Artforum Intl.

    GETTING FROM GENEVA to the eleventh edition of Dak'Art, the oldest biennial in Africa, was like an endurance rally of yore.

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  3. Review of 'O, Africa' by Andrew Lewis ConnRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The White Rhino Report

    Andrew Lewis Conn has bitten off a large slice of the pie of human experience in his far-ranging novel, "O, Africa."

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  4. Is there intelligent life on Earth?Read the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Glenwood Springs Post-Independent

    ... - nearly half a million in Ethiopia and Eritrea in the 1970s and 1980s. Yet the populations of 27 countries in Africa are projected to more than double by 2050, with another six close behind. And throughout developing countries (primarily China and ...

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  5. Borama Comes To Henley " Bandhig fan iyo farshaxanba isugu jira ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Harowo.com

    ... has collected together art and crafts from Borama to celebrate the rich and vibrant culture of the Horn of Africa. Borama's population retains a huge enthusiasm to build a solid future for the next generations. It has established three universities ...

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  6. The World Cup Exposes Brazil's InjusticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... Throughout my life I have campaigned on behalf of indigenous peoples all over the world: in South America, Asia and Africa. I have witnessed the suffering of many of these ancient tribes, murdered, threatened, abused, forced from their homes and ...

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  7. Pope Benedict exhorts African bishops to resist 'New colonialism'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Pope Benedict today celebrated a special mass in Rome to open a synod of African Bishops. Africa currently has one of the fastest-growing Catholic communities in the world, with 197 Bishops and (as of 2007) 146 million Catholics. The synod is ...

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  8. How Hula Hoops WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    ... artifact, the hoop toy weaves in and out of human history. They rolled through the streets of ancient Asia and Africa. They appear in Pieter Bruegel the Elder's paintings of 16th-century peasant life and existed in North America long before the ...

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  9. Kate Linder, Reatha Grey to Attend YEFON: The Red Necklace Official Book LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Dufe is the young CEO of African Pictures International. She works at exposing the history, culture, and truth about Africa, women and the spirit within. The remarkable actress has been featured in numerous feature films, and commercials, and ...

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  10. Never forget. Never repeat. Never again?Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | The Namibian

    ... public event. If the white man was so bad, then let's give back our beloved cellphones, because they're not from Africa. Just as much as our nice cars and designer clothes (aren't made in Africa). KFC isn't African either. If we look down on ...

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  11. Interview Given by Chinese Premi...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    ... You are a leader with international vision. I know that you have visited many countries. What is your impression of Africa? A: I visited Egypt in 2009, but I did not see the whole of Africa. I have read some books about Africa, and I learned that ...

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  12. Namibia's chief Kuaima Riruako diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | News24

    ... much development aid to the southern African country. Berlin ruled Namibia, previously known as German South-West Africa from 1884 to 1915. Riruako's family described his death a setback for the fight for reparations. "We are confident and ...

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  13. In Iraq protests, a younger generation finds its voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2011 | The Washington Post

    ... mirrored in a governing elite that derives its power from them. But revolts across the Middle East and North Africa have altered conventional wisdom here, too. And the government of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is hardly dismissing its own ...

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  14. Geography of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | How Stuff Works

    Africa, a continent, second in size only to Asia. For centuries it was known as the "Dark Continent," since except for its coastal regions little was known of the land.

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  15. 'Congo' is a magnificent, epic look at the history of the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the famous - or rather, infamous - Berlin Conference, where the powers of Europe essentially determined the future of Africa , was a critical moment in the Congo region's history. Stanley had already "found" the presumably lost physician David ...

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  16. Liberia Failed ProgressivesaRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | The Perspective

    ... to spread the news in anticipation of the so-called revolution just like wild fire. The Movement for Justice in Africa (MOJA) was the first to set things into motion, headed by Dr. Togba Nah Tipoteh. Dr. Amos Sawyer was also a founding member of ...

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  17. Gregory Maqoma merges past and present in a kinetic piece exploring his ancestral rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Charleston City Paper

    ... debut at Spoleto Festival, Maqoma found all the inspiration he needed at home, in his ancestral roots of South Africa. This project's first seeds were planted when Maqoma was asked to create a work for South Africa's celebration of 100 years of the ...

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  18. Is Macklemore Playing EMP Tomorrow?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Northwest Music Scene

    One Vibe Africa presents Madaraka Festival, a benefit concert and art sale to empower youth from Kenya.

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  19. NI 'must stand up against racism' - LoRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | UTV

    ... Metropolitan Tabernacle in north Belfast last Sunday. As well as members of the Muslim community, people from South Africa and Poland were among those who addressed the Belfast crowd. The incoming Lord Mayor of Belfast Nichola Mallon also spoke and ...

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  20. NI 'must stand up against racism'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | UTV

    ... Metropolitan Tabernacle in north Belfast last Sunday. As well as members of the Muslim community, people from South Africa and Poland were among those who addressed the Belfast crowd. The in-coming Lord Mayor of Belfast Nicola Mallon also spoke and ...

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