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African Champions League: Ahly slam nine goals past Atlabara

Added: 24.08.2019 14:18 | 0 views | 0 comments

Egyptian giants Al Ahly overwhelm Atlabara of South Sudan 9-0 and equal the record for an African Champions League aggregate winning margin.

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Tanzania says South Africa impounds Airbus plane

Added: 24.08.2019 10:18 | 9 views | 0 comments

South African authorities have impounded an Airbus 220-300 aircraft leased by Tanzania's national flag carrier, the Tanzanian government said.

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Hundreds of thousands of Africans were enslaved in America. Wanda Tucker believes her relatives were the first

Added: 24.08.2019 7:16 | 16 views | 0 comments

Wanda Tucker knew when she arrived in Angola, the void she felt was bigger than any one ancestor. It was of an entire people missing its past.

Tags: Africa, USA
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The African American who moved to Ghana 'to escape US racism'

Added: 24.08.2019 1:18 | 1 views | 0 comments

Ghana is encouraging African Americans to relocate to the country, which was at the heart of the slave trade.

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Medieval martial arts brings sword duels to South Africa

Added: 24.08.2019 1:18 | 2 views | 0 comments

Meet South Africa's medieval martial arts enthusiasts, who duel with swords and armour.

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The African American who moved to Ghana 'to escape US racism'

Added: 24.08.2019 0:45 | 1 views | 0 comments

Ghana is encouraging African Americans to relocate to the country, which was at the heart of the slave trade.

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Wildlife Summit Denies Proposal To Loosen Restrictions On Elephant Ivory Trade

Added: 23.08.2019 21:48 | 18 views | 0 comments

Elephant supporters celebrated on Friday after the CITES summit voted down proposals to loosen restrictions on the ivory trade by permitting countries one-off sales of stockpiles, according to Deutsche Welle. Zimbabwe, Nambia, and Botswana put forward the motion which would have allowed them to trade ivory in certain conditions and said the funds would be used for expensive conservation projects. But Kenya and several countries in the African Elephant Coalition (AEC) opposed the motion since the move would create an increased demand for ivory. Those opposed also said the move would make poaching far more likely across Africa and increase sales of illicit ivory since obtaining false...

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Kenya To Conduct Its First Digital Census, Which Will Count Intersex People

Added: 23.08.2019 20:22 | 17 views | 0 comments

Kenya is preparing to hold its sixth population census since independence this weekend, with the aim of providing a clearer snapshot of the country's demographics and living conditions, Deutsche Welle reports. For the first time, data will be collected digitally on devices such as tablets instead of on paper, which authorities say will ensure greater privacy and faster processing. Kenya will also become the first African nation to count intersex people, a move lauded as a step in the right direction by many Kenyan activists and human rights organizations. Since 1969, Kenya has held a census once every ten years. The information is used to help determine resource allocation and development...

Tags: EU, Sex, Africa
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African American employee's office vandalized inside Education Department

Added: 23.08.2019 20:14 | 17 views | 0 comments

African art figurines were found beheaded and a school desegregation poster was damaged, leading to fears the attack was racially motivated.

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Ocean Viking: EU nations to take in migrants stuck near Malta

Added: 23.08.2019 18:19 | 2 views | 0 comments

Six EU countries are to host 356 African migrants, who were stranded at sea for two weeks.

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