Category Archives: Current African News

The Peril on your Plate: Genetic engineering and chemical agriculture, what’s in your food?

Source: RT Documentary

The Peril on your Plate: Genetic engineering and chemical agriculture, what’s in your food?

 

 

Published on May 23, 2018

Over 190 million hectares in 28 countries around the globe are currently under cultivation using GMO crops and weed killing chemicals. GMO proponents see it as

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Italy-China Alliance for Transaqua

re posted from                                The Schiller Institute

Italy-China Alliance for Transaqua

Italy-China Alliance for Transaqua

Franco Persio Bocchetto

Foreign Director for Bonifica S.p.A, Italy

This is an edited transcript of a presentation by Franco Persio Bocchetto describing the Transaqua project to the Nov. 25-26 Schiller Institute Conference.

Transcript

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Chinese Engagement, Investment and Trade With Africa

re posted from                                           AFRICA AND THE WORLD

Chinese Engagement, Investment and Trade With Africa

Chinese Engagement, Investment and Trade With Africa

China’s New Silk Road–Belt and Road Imitative is providing indispensable investment and construction of infrastructure in Africa. Infrastructure development in energy, railways, roads, airports, and water management are critical Read the rest

Nigeria Wisely Collaborating with China in Railway Development

re posted from                                        AFRICA AND THE WORLD

“Poverty is the root cause of chaos while peace is the guarantee for development.” Xi Jinping

Nigeria Wisely Collaborating with China in Railway Development

Nigeria Wisely Collaborating with China in Railway Development

This report by the United States Institute of Peace provides a Read the rest

Libyan coastguard blocks NGO boat from rescuing refugees: Report

re posted from                                          PressTV

http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/05/07/560879/Libya-Refugee-Italy

Mon May 7, 2018 05:48AM
A Libyan coastguard looks towards a ship as he patrols the area at sea between Sabratha and Zawiyah on July 28, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
A Libyan coastguard looks towards a ship as he patrols the area at sea between Sabratha and Zawiyah on July 28, 2017. (Photo by AFP)

The Libyan coastguard on Sunday prevented

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Dozens killed in Cameroon’s separatist Anglophone region

re posted from                                     PressTV

http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/05/27/563021/Cameroon-Anglophone-bodies-found

Sun May 27, 2018 04:31AM
Soldiers of the 21st Motorized Infantry Brigade patrol in the streets of Buea, Southwest Region of Cameroon, April 26, 2018. (Photo by AFP)
Soldiers of the 21st Motorized Infantry Brigade patrol in the streets of Buea, Southwest Region of Cameroon, April 26, 2018. (Photo by AFP)

More than two dozen people have been killed in one

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Suspected militants behead 10 people in Mozambique

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http://www.presstv.com/Detail/2018/05/29/563253/Mozambique-beheading-alshabab

Tue May 29, 2018 10:02AM
Palma, in Cabo Delgado Province, is located in north of Mozambique. (File photo)
Palma, in Cabo Delgado Province, is located in north of Mozambique. (File photo)

Suspected militants have attacked a small village in northern Mozambique and beheaded at least ten people, including children, officials have

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Statement on the Assassination of S’fiso Ngcobo

re posted from                                      Abahlali baseMjondolo

Statement on the Assassination of S’fiso Ngcobo

Statement on the Assassination of S’fiso Ngcobo

Thursday, 24 May 2018
Abahlali baseMjondolo Press Statement

S’fiso Ngcobo

Statement on the Assassination of S’fiso Ngcobo

On Saturday our branch in eKukhanyeni, in Marianhill, held a very successful and well

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Human Rights Philosophy Challenged

re posted from                         AFRICA AND THE WORLD

Human Rights Philosophy Challenged

Human Rights Philosophy Challenged

By Makki Elmorgabi

Why the bill of indictment, and why against Human Rights Philosophy; not just against what the pretenders of the philosophy practice. Pretenders are advocates and activists, some of whom are deceivers, and Read the rest