Category Archives: Current African News

South Africa`s GMO Maize-Based Staple Diet

Recently a report was released that showed the extremely adverse affects of maize-based diets on the wildlife of France.

https://www.rt.com/news/375370-corn-hamsters-cannibals-france/

In that RT.com  article it states that : “ Improperly cooked maize-based diets have been associated with higher rates of homicide, suicide and cannibalism in humans.”

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Refugees sold into slavery in Libya

re posted from                                       PressTV

http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2017/11/22/543112/Libya-Refugees-Slavery

Wed Nov 22, 2017 02:12PM
Ivorian migrants returning from Libya to be repatriated in their country arrive at the airport of Abidjan on November 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
Ivorian migrants returning from Libya to be repatriated in their country arrive at the airport of Abidjan on November 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP)

Survivors of slave auctions in Libya have described a “total

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Zimbabwe’s Mugabe finally resigns: Parliament chief

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http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2017/11/21/543002/Zimbabwe-Mugabe-resignation

 

Tue Nov 21, 2017 04:00PM
This file photo shows Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe.
This file photo shows Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe.

Robert Mugabe, the aging president of Zimbabwe, who had resisted a military coup and calls for his resignation for almost two weeks, has finally declared

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The Permanent War Economy

re posted from                     LEFTHOOK BY DEAN HENDERSON

Press TV: US Permanent War Economy

Press TV: US Permanent War Economy

Dean Henderson is the author of five books: Big Oil & Their Bankers in the Persian Gulf: Four Horsemen, Eight Families & Their Global Intelligence, Narcotics & Terror Network

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The Fall of Robert Mugabe — How Ruling Elite Betray Africa

re posted from                         Black Star News

http://www.blackstarnews.com/global-politics/africa/the-fall-of-robert-mugabe-how-ruling-elite-betray-africa.html

The Fall of Robert Mugabe — How Ruling Elite Betray Africa

 by Dr. Theogene Rudasingwa

November 17,2017

This is not Nkrumah’s vision for Africa.

In 2009, while on a working trip to Harare, I remember ordering breakfast that cost me trillions of then … Read the rest

Nigerian Water Minister, Suleiman Adamu, Announces Conference to Replenish Lake Chad and Several Hydro-Electric Projects

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Nigerian Water Minister, Suleiman Adamu, Announces Conference to Replenish Lake Chad and Several Hydro-Electric Projects

Nigerian Water Minister, Suleiman Adamu, Announces Conference to Replenish Lake Chad and Several Hydro-Electric Projects

13 Nov 2017

UNESCO Backs Campaign to Save Lake Chad

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