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Blinken in South Africa; Compares South African Struggle for Equality to US U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in South Africa on the first leg of an Africa trip. His first stop was a poignant one, as he visited a museum that commemorates a key moment in the anti-apartheid struggle. Secretary Blinken visited the Hector Pie
Voice of America | 3 hours, 30 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Jazeera Paints Opens the Sixth Showroom in Iraq as a Part of Its Middle East Expansion RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Jazeera Paints, the leading manufacturer of paints, colors, and construction solutions in the Middle East and North Africa, opened its sixth showroom in Iraq. The new showroom is in Ranya, a city in the N
PR Newswire | 3 hours, 30 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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From the Field: Outreach across the Horn of Africa In July, a UN human rights officer embarked on an outreach visit to the Horn of Africas Sool and Sanaag regions, a seven-day round-trip of more than 1,600 kilometres by road.
UN News Centre | 4 hours, 14 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
A London museum agrees to return more than 70 pieces of looted Nigerian art The Horniman Museum promised to repatriate a trove of artifacts, which include objects known as Benin bronzes, looted from West Africa during a British military invasion in 1897.
NPR.org | 7 hours, 57 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Tiny African Kingdom Offers Skiing as Europe Sweats Summer Heat While millions across Europe sweat through a summer of record-breaking heat, they're skiing in Africa. Don't worry. This isn't another sign of climate change but rather the fascinating anomaly of Lesotho, a tiny mountain kingdom completely surrounded by S
Voice of America | 9 hours, 40 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
AIG Women's Open: Ashleigh Buhai wins first major with play-off win over In Gee Chun South Africa's Ashleigh Buhai wins the AIG Women's Open for her maiden major triumph.
BBC News | 11 hours, 11 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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US Secretary of State Blinken in South Africa on Africa tour U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken began his three-nation tour of Africa Sunday by visiting a museum in Soweto commemorating how South Africas Black youths helped to end white racist rule
Washington Post | 12 hours, 37 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Nightline Africa Join our host and correspondents from Washington and across Africa as they bring you in-depth interviews, news reports, analysis and features on this 60-minute news magazine show.
Voice of America | 14 hours, 30 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
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Blinken visits Africa after Russian counterpart Lavrov as analysts worry of Cold War posturing U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken traveled to Africa on Sunday just weeks after his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov toured the continent as analysts expressed worry of Cold War posturing.
United Press International | 14 hours, 48 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
'Scream for Me, Africa!': How the continent is reinventing heavy metal music Africa's metalheads have a bold vision. We talk to Edward Banchs, author of a new book about Africa's metal scene, and to a heavy metal singer in Botswana known as "Vulture."
NPR.org | 15 hours, 23 minutes ago | comment? | recommend