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2014-01-16 00:20:18

CALGARY, Jan. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Emperor Oil Ltd. (TSX.V: EM), (OTC: CHVFF), (Frankfurt: 8CV), (Europe: ISIN: CA29159B1031), (WKN: A1J3EL), ("Emperor" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that Mr Richard Hawes, P.Geo. has been appointed exploration advisor / chief exploration geologist. Richard Hawes, BSc (Hons Geography and Geology) University of London, MSc University of Calgary, and MBA (Finance) University of Calgary, has over thirty years...

2013-10-22 12:24:51

NEW YORK, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sudanese Faisal Mohamed Salih will receive the 2013 Peter Mackler Award for Courageous and Ethical Journalism on October 24(th), at 6 pm, at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The keynote speaker will be longtime Africa expert Ambassador Princeton N. Lyman. Faisal Salih, 53, a reporter, editor, and columnist now with the Al Khartoum Daily, has demonstrated exemplary courage in a country ranked 170(th) out of 179 countries in...

2013-07-18 16:22:53

Khartoum is not fully abiding by September 2012 agreement. WASHINGTON, July 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- South Sudanese Ambassador to the United States Akec Khoc told Qorvis' Focus Washington that pressure from The Republic of Sudan is creating continued instability in South Sudan. Two years into South Sudanese independence, Sudan continues to create political, economic and social instability, the ambassador told host Chuck Conconi. Khoc says this is due to the...

2012-03-09 11:20:00

NEW ORLEANS, March 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Treaty Energy Corporation (OTCQB: TECO) (www.treatyenergy.com), a growth-oriented international energy company, reports signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Princess Petroleum Ltd regarding a 50/50 Joint Venture on the Paradise Concession owned by Treaty Energy Corporation. Andrew V. Reid, Chairman and Co-CEO of Treaty Energy Corporation, stated, "We are pleased to announce that our Joint Venture Partner on the Princess Concession in...

2011-11-01 15:30:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Christian Solidarity International (CSI) urged President Obama to address the persistence of slavery in Northern Sudan. The appeal - conveyed in a letter from CSI-USA's CEO, Dr. John Eibner - follows testimony given to Congress by a former Southern Sudanese slave, Ker Aleu Deng, on October 4. Ker was captured as an infant, and was taken, together with his mother, into slavery in Northern Sudan. Ker was liberated and repatriated to...

2011-11-01 12:56:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's positioned in a territorial hot zone, and on July 9, 2011, it became the newest country in the world. The stakes are high and the future is unclear for Oxford's 2011 Place of the Year, South Sudan. Before the independent country of South Sudan was formed, the nation of Sudan had a riddled history of war, tragedy and poverty. First, there was the rebellion in Darfur, which generated greater international concern than any other...

2010-11-03 07:00:00

DENVER, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Petroleum Corporation (Nasdaq: DPTR), an independent oil and gas exploration and development company, today announced that it will host an investor conference call on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 at 12:00 noon Eastern Time (10:00 am Mountain Time) to discuss financial and operating results for the third quarter 2010. Shareholders and other interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing 877-317-6789 (international...

2010-10-28 11:57:13

Education is often heralded as an engine for peace and prosperity, but in the fifty-year civil war that has gripped Sudan, schools have played an important role in deepening the country's divisions. That's the conclusion of Anders Breidlid, a professor of international education and development at Oslo University College. His research on education in Sudan is published in the November issue of Comparative Education Review. Since taking power in northern Sudan in 1989, the Arab-dominated...

2010-08-19 16:40:00

DENVER, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) today announced that it will present at EnerCom, Inc.'s The Oil and Gas Conference at the Westin Tabor Center in Denver on Monday, August 23, 2010 at 10:05 a.m. (MDT). President and CEO James J. Volker will discuss the Company's strategy, development plans and outlook. Whiting's live presentation may be accessed on the Internet by logging onto the following link:...

2010-06-14 08:00:00

DENVER, June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) announced today that it will present at EnerCom, Inc.'s London Oil & Gas Conference 2 at the Hilton London Tower Bridge on Thursday, June 17, 2010 at 8:30 a.m. London Time (1:30 a.m. Denver Time). James T. Brown, Whiting's Senior Vice President, will discuss the Company's strategy, development plans and outlook. Whiting's live presentation may be accessed on the Internet by logging onto the following...


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Sir Samuel White Baker
2014-01-02 13:16:30

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...

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