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AllAfrica News: Africa

Africa: World Bank Suggests Continent Learn From China's Experience in Special Economic Zones

29 min 13 sec ago
[Focac] Addis Ababa -The Special Economic Zone (SEZ) can be an effective instrument for African countries to achieve industrialization, and they can learn from China's experience in this regard, a World Bank (WB) report has said.

Africa: Chinese Art Professor Devoted to Ancient African Artifact Protection

33 min 13 sec ago
[Focac] Lome -60-year-old Xie Yanshen, a Chinese art professor has become an expert on African artifacts, as having spent 25 years with them.

Africa: Africa Should Come and Learn From Water Revolution in Nairobi's Slums

50 min 11 sec ago
[Nation] From Cape Town to Alexandria in Egypt, public utilities -- especially water, electricity, and transport companies -- are the most hated and despised institutions in Africa.

Africa: Davido, Yemi Alade, Others to Perform At MTV Africa Awards 2015

55 min 9 sec ago
[Vanguard] MTV Base has revealed that Davido, Yemi Alade, Diamond Platnumz, Bucie and Cassper Nyovest, have been added to the sizzling performer line-up for the MTV Africa Music Awards KwaZulu-Natal 2015. The five African artistes join US R&B star NE-YO at the fifth edition of the MAMA on 18 July.

Africa: World Environment Day - Stakeholders Ponder in Africa's Largest Mega City

58 min 28 sec ago
[Vanguard] Despite the 21 million inhabitants in Lagos, Africa's biggest mega city, the World Environment Day, WED, 2015 was celebrated last weekend and several possibilities on environmental sustainability was expected in the state.

Africa: America's Right to Bear Arms Is Outdated

58 min 35 sec ago
[New Times] There is barely a day that goes by in the United States without breaking news of a gun-related incident sprouting out of one of America's suburbs, countryside, or metropolitan areas. The frequency of gun related violence in America is so frightening that time and again every recent American president has had to hold a news conference or two, to condemn the resultant atrocities. Indeed, since taking his seat in the Oval Office in January 2009, President Barack Obama has a fair share of these news conference

Africa: It's All About the Money

2 hours 47 min ago
[IRIN] Dubai -There are plenty of gripes about the humanitarian system, but most of them boil down to money.

Africa: Stunner Makes Waves - Rated Among Africa's Top 20 Hip-Hop Artists

3 hours 42 min ago
[The Herald] Top local hip-hop musician Desmond Chideme affectionately known by his legion of fans as Stunner has been nominated among the Top 20 African Best Hip Hop artistes. The nomination was posted on South African social media site sahiphopmag recently and caused a stir with many hip-hop fans immediately questioning how the compilers had come up with the list.

Africa: Why the AU Needs to Get Policing Right

Wednesday, 7/1/2015, at 4:00 PM
[ISS] While the role of police in peace support operations used to be limited to tasks of monitoring and observing, it has changed to encompass complex and substantive roles. These include helping to rebuild the capacity of police and broader law enforcement institutions that have suffered the consequences of violent conflict.

Africa: UN Research Push to Protect Journalists

Wednesday, 7/1/2015, at 1:52 PM
[SciDev.Net] The UN has highlighted ten themes for research on journalists' safety in a drive to better understand the threats media staff face around the world, and to try and reduce them.

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Submitted by Nicholaus G. Mollel
Jus checking out this system.... are there more options than the listed ones??? i'll let you know if i figure that out