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The Edna Adan Hospital Foundation, a midwife and maternity healthcare registered charity, has unveiled a new website.
DuPont hosts first “Brain Trust” on Infrastructure Development that seeks to generate discussion on new approaches to the socio-economic dilemmas in Africa SOUTH
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone, December 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMR Gold's exploration team has recently joined the Government of Sierra Leone in efforts to eradicate the dreaded
WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NASA Administrator Charles Bolden, U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia Patricia Haslach, and U.S.
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The World Olympians Association [WOA], the representative body for Olympians worldwide, has launched the #TargetEbola campaign to help combat Ebola in Sierra Leone and other areas in West Africa.
Government contract will fund two standard gauge locomotives ABUJA, Nigeria, Oct.
KISANGANI, Democratic Republic of the Congo, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - One hundred albino children received free photochromic eyeglasses from Hopital du Cinquantenaire
Mount Bisoke, also known as Visoke, is an active stratovolcano that is located on the border between Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its summit, which reaches an elevation of 12,175 feet, is located in Rwanda. This volcano is in the Virunga Mountains, which is part of the Albertine Rift, in the western section of the East African Rift. It is protected within Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda and Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Like all of the...
Sir Samuel White Baker, KCB, FRGS, FRS, born on June 8th of 1821 and died on December 30th of 1893, was a British explorer, naturalist, big game hunter, officer, engineer, writer, and abolitionist. He held the titles of Pasha and Major-General in the Ottoman Empire and Egypt as well. He served as the Governor-General of the Equatorial Nile Basin between April of 1869 and August of 1873, which he established as the Province of Equatoria. He is mainly remembered as the discoverer of Lake...
As the world’s second-largest and second most populous continent, Africa is about 11.7 sq. miles including adjacent islands. It covers 6 percent of the Earth’s total surface area and 20.4 percent of the total land area. With 1 billion people, it accounts for about 15 percent of the world’s human population. It is surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, both the Suez Canal and the Red Sea along the Sinai Peninsula to the northeast, the Atlantic Ocean to the west, and the Indian...
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