Monthly Archives: March 2017


WINDHOEK – Namibia’s president said Tuesday that the government is considering radical land expropriation to spur the transfer of property to the country’s black majority. Speaking at Namibia’s 27th independence celebrations, President Hage Geingob said the government should evoke part … read more »

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Kenya ban plastic bags

File: Kenya’s become the latest African country to ban plastic bags. Photo: EPA/MIKE NELSON NAIROBI – Kenya’s government is banning the manufacture and import of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging. Environment Minister Judi W Wakhungu gave … read more »

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Ethiopia landslide death toll sours to 113

Wednesday 15 March 2017 – 7:00pm A woman carries a photograph as she mourns her family members suspected to be missing following a landslide when a mound of trash collapsed on an informal settlement at the Koshe garbage dump in … read more »

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