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Small shops in the streets and markets of Lome , capital of Togo, a country of West Africa ,located between BENIN and Ghana on the west coast of Africa De petits commerces dans les rues et marches de Lome la capital e du Togo, un pays de l'Afrique de l'ouest. situe entre le BENIN et le Ghana sur la cote ouest de l'Afrique deux femmes dans le marché du sud on thursday, january 06, 2010.
2016-05-23, Bloomberg
Kenya’s central bank cut its key rate by 100 basis points to 10.5 percent, the first reduction in three years, as the rate of inflation decelerates to within the...
FILE - In this Monday, May 16, 2016 file photo, a Kenyan riot policeman repeatedly kicks a protester as he lies in the street after falling down while trying to flee from them, during a protest in downtown Nairobi, Kenya.
2016-05-23, Bloomberg
Kenyan police fired teargas at opposition protesters in the port city of Mombasa demanding reforms to the country’s electoral authority. Hundreds of supporters of the...
A school of small fishes swim together near the ocean floor.
2016-05-22, Inquisitr
The United Nations has warned that the continued use of microplastics is having a devastating effect on the ocean, and the fish people eat. They released a startling...
The Guardian: Push for nuclear and gas over renewables could be more costly in the long term, warns UN’s environment chief...
Modern Ghana: By AFPTales of war sacrifices are used to boost patriotism and flagging morale in Eritrea amidst economic and social hardships blamed on a long running "no-war no-peace" border stalemate with Ethiopia. By Nichole Sobecki (AFP/File) Nairobi (AFP) - Eritrea...
Public Technologies: (Source: European Commission) Commission awards €25 million in emergency funding to the EuropeanAsylumSupportOffice for capacity building in GreeceThe European Commission has awarded €25 million in emergency funding to the European Asylum Support Office...
Public Technologies: (Source: IDC Research Inc) Press ReleaseTechnology Holds the Key to Success for Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030, Says IDC 21 May 2016 Riyadh - Saudi Arabia recently announced its much-anticipated Vision 2030, a long-term economic blueprint for diversifying away...
Public Technologies: (Source: UNEP GRID-Arendal) Nairobi/Arendal, 24 May 2016 - It has been a bad year for coral. There has been unprecedented coral bleaching on the northern and central Great Barrier Reef, one of the world's most iconic reefs and a world heritage site. Bleaching...
Bloomberg: Kenya’s central bank doesn’t anticipate a resurgence in inflation when the government introduces a new excise duty on selected goods and services this year, GovernorPatrick Njoroge said....
Public Technologies: (Source: UNEP - United Nations Environment Programme) Progress, Policies on air quality still fall short of what is needed to save 7 million lives each year Nairobi, 24 May 2016 - As global air quality declines, threatening to add to the seven million people...
Public Technologies: (Source: Article 19) Press releaseARTICLE 19 24 May 2016 ARTICLE 19 strongly condemns the killing of three protestors and injuring many others in protests on 23 May 2016. In Siaya county, two protestors, Churchill Odhiambo and Austine Juma, were shot in the...
Public Technologies: (Source: Merseyside Police) Bikes donated by Merseyside Police have been recycled by youngsters ready for a charity adventure through Africa. The bikes have been fixed up and made race ready by Savio Salesian College students to be used to raise awareness and...
The Los Angeles Times: In a sweeping synthesis of global data, the United Nations Environment Programme has intensively catalogued environmental assaults...
All Africa: [Capital FM] Nairobi -The excitement was written all over his face as he landed on Kenyan soil for the first time in his life at 11:16pm on Monday night despite a long tiring flight from Madrid to Nairobi via Amsterdam. ......
Public Technologies: (Source: HRW - Human Rights Watch) (Nairobi) - South Sudanese government soldiers have carried out a wide range of often-deadly attacks on civilians in and around the western town of Wau. Soldiers have killed, tortured, raped, and detained civilians and looted...