Latest Out of Africa Stories

2010-07-09 15:25:00

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- "Heart Of Africa," a dynamic new anthem celebrating the continent's first ever World Cup, will have its debut at a special concert in Nairobi which will benefit the UN World Food Programme. "Big Kenny was an excellent choice to write this song and perform as he is regarded as a true humanitarian, as his previous work in the Sudan and Uganda bear testament.

2009-07-15 14:15:00

VENICE, Calif., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Thanks to the expanding Out of Africa organic shea butter line of products, hundreds of West African children are being educated so they can provide for themselves and contribute to their communities.The Southern California-based company, formed in 2005, works with the women's cooperatives in Benin, West Africa to harvest and produce the finest shea butter that is used in the company's products.

2008-11-30 14:03:08


Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.