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Food abundance driving conflict in Africa, not food scarcity

Added: 19.03.2018 21:20 | 6 views | 0 comments

In Africa, food abundance may be driving violent conflict rather than food scarcity, according to a new study. The study refutes the notion that climate change will increase the frequency of civil war in Africa as a result of food scarcity triggered by rising temperatures and drought.

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'It's almost time for them to rip it up and start again' - Guscott on where England go next

Added: 19.03.2018 20:36 | 19 views | 0 comments

England have been rocked to the core and must use the summer tour to South Africa to rebuild their confidence, says Lions great Jeremy Guscott.


South Africa's Tiger Brands closes Pretoria plant after listeria found

Added: 19.03.2018 17:59 | 13 views | 0 comments

Tiger Brands has closed its factory in Pretoria where listeria was detected as South Africa faces the worst outbreak of the disease, which has killed 180 people since January 2017.


South Africa v Australia: Dean Elgar says intensity will stay in

Added: 19.03.2018 14:34 | 14 views | 0 comments

The third Test between South Africa and Australia will not lack intensity without bowler Kagiso Rabada, says Dean Elgar.


Robots and automation: How Africa is at risk

Added: 19.03.2018 13:38 | 3 views | 0 comments

A report warns of the threat posed by automation to Africa - but says there is time to prepare.

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The Daily 202: Family of slain 18-year-old reminds us to remember all victims of gun violence

Added: 19.03.2018 13:17 | 10 views | 0 comments

Most murders aren’t mass shootings. Some African American families feel forgotten after Florida.

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African Union launches ambitious bid for 'world's largest free trade area'

Added: 19.03.2018 13:03 | 9 views | 0 comments

March 19, 2018 9:03 PM
ADDIS ABABA (AFP) - Africa's leaders will gather in Rwanda on Wednesday (March 21) to launch what they say will be the world's largest free trade area but Nigeria has already pulled out, highlighting the challenge in getting the continent to sign up.


Indy airport commemorating 50th anniversary of RFK speech

Added: 19.03.2018 9:49 | 16 views | 0 comments

Indianapolis International Airport is hosting exhibits honoring Robert F. Kennedy, who gave an iconic speech in the city following the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. Visitors to the airport can view photos and stories of people who attended Kennedy's April 4, 1968, speech, which was given in a predominantly poor African-American neighborhood.


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