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2014-12-17 08:22:52

WASHINGTON, December 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 'Powering Africa: Summit' To Be Held in Washington, D.C., January 28-30th 2015, With Commitments From 12 African Countries

2014-12-10 08:29:55

LONDON, Dec. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Ceramic Tiles in Volume (Million Square Feet) and Value (US$ Million).

2014-11-28 23:05:16

Canyonville Christian Academy in Canyonville, Oregon, has announced it will soon become home to ten girls who escaped from the Boko Haram terrorist kidnappers in Nigeria. Canyonville,

2014-11-20 08:23:49

THE HAGUE, the Netherlands, November 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell plc (Shell)(NYSE:

2014-11-17 16:27:51

Exhibition Gathers International Stakeholders to Invest in Nigeria's Agriculture Sector ABUJA, Nigeria, Nov.

2014-11-17 08:23:22

Booming Oil Industry Provides Foundation to Close Gender Gap WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-11-12 12:25:46

Continuous connectivity is a universal phenomenon - over 50 percent of the study participants are connected every waking hour CHICAGO, Nov. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, A.T.

2014-11-11 20:21:23

CALGARY, Alberta, November 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Resources Inc.


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2008-10-18 12:24:29

The Gray-backed Fiscal (Lanius excubitoroides) is a species of bird found in Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Mauritania, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are dry savanna and subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland.

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2008-05-02 01:14:12

The Pennant-winged Nightjar (Macrodipteryx vexillaria), is an intra African migrant that occurs from Nigeria to northern South Africa. Their preferred habitat south of the equator is plateau woodlands, especially Miombo, where they are partial to stony or boulder-strewn hillsides. They are observed as bi-annual and social passage migrants along the Kenyan Rift Valley and Lake Victoria regions, and spend the non-breeding season in subtropical savanna from Nigeria to Sudan. The male has a...

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2008-05-01 00:06:09

The Reedfish (Erpetoichthys calabaricus), also known as the ropefish or snakefish is a species of freshwater fish in the bichir family and order. It is the only member of the genus Erpetoichthys. It is native to West Africa, with its natural habitat stretching from Nigeria to the Congo. The Reedfish has a maximum total length of 36 inches. It lives in slow-moving, brackish, warm water, and it can breathe air using a modified swimbladder which it uses like a pair of lungs. This organ means...

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2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

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2007-01-02 10:22:49

The mantled guereza (Colobus guereza), also known simply as the guereza or the abyssinian black-and-white colobus, is a colobus monkey. It is a kind of Old World monkey. It is native to much of west central and east Africa, including Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Chad. This black-and-white colobus species grows to about 18 to 28 inches, with a 20 to 35 inch tail. It weighs 12 to 32 pounds. It has no cheek pouches, and, like most colobi, the thumb is nearly...

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Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.