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AllAfrica News: Africa

Africa: Minamata Convention, Curbing Mercury Use, Is Now Legally Binding

2 hours 3 min ago
[IPS] Rome -The Minamata Convention - a legally-binding landmark treaty, described as the first new environmental agreement in over a decade - entered into force August 16.

Africa: Supervolcano Minerals Discovery to Boost Green Cars - Study

4 hours 19 min ago
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Toronto -Scientists have found an unexpected new source for lithium, a key component in battery-powered electric cars and other renewable energy technologies: supervolcanoes.

Africa: Bikinis Not Bombs - Why Isn't the Humanitarian Sector Getting Intimate With Love Island?

4 hours 45 min ago
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Any views expressed in this article are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation.

Africa: African Press Review 16 August 2017

5 hours 14 min ago
[RFI] There's criticism of the way Kenyan authorities are dealing with post-electoral protests in the African press this morning. There's also a lot of talk of Robert Mugabe's wife and her notorious fighting skills.

East Africa: Nile River Should Benefit All Parties

5 hours 26 min ago
[Daily News] EGYPTIAN President Abdel Al-Sisi arrived in Dar es Salaam on a wet Monday this week. In our local scripture, that could well be a blessing.

Africa: Comments On the Communal Land Tenure Bill, 2017

6 hours 33 min ago
[Africa In Fact] This is a very wide-ranging Bill that aims to cater for most of the land in the former homelands as well as land transferred to African communities since 1994. It is a potentially flexible piece of legislation that attempts to open up a number of different scenarios for tenure on 'communal' land. In addition it offers different outcomes in regard to the administration of that land.

Africa: Kenya's Election - the Good, the Bad and the Memorable Moments

7 hours 10 min ago
[The Conversation Africa] A few hours after Kenya's polling stations closed on Tuesday August 8th, the country's Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission began transmitting live results.

Africa: Namibia Dominate Africa Gold Cup Team

10 hours 7 min ago
[Namibian] Namibia dominate the Africa Rugby Gold Cup team that was recently selected on completion of the tournament.

Africa: Africa-Israel Summit 'Justifies Colonialism, Apartheid'

10 hours 42 min ago
[Al Jazeera] A group of Palestinian activists, academics, and civil society organisations have launched a campaign to deter African nations from partaking in the upcoming Africa-Israel summit, slated to take place in Togo in October.

Africa: Venus Williams Brings Activewear 'EleVen' to Africa

11 hours 37 sec ago
[This Day] Venus Williams' renowned activewear brand, EleVen By Venus Williams, is collaborating with leading West Africa-based creative talent agency, Temple Management Company to expand its retail business to the continent.

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