PRB Projects World Population Rising 33 Percent by 2050 to Nearly 10 Billion

WASHINGTON, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The world population will reach 9.9 billion in 2050, up 33 percent from an estimated 7.4 billion now, according to projections included in the latest World Population Data Sheet from the Population Reference Bureau

IBM Research Opens in South Africa; Cognitive Computing and the IoT help Track Diseases and Forecast Air Quality

Projects include tracking the spread of tuberculosis, anticipating wildfires and searching for new discoveries in the universe JOHANNESBURG and ARMONK, New York, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) today opened its second research location on the African

Sierra Leone: Police Testifies in Congo Cross Murder Trial

Detective Sergeant 5572 Kindo Papa Kamara, attached to Congo Cross Police, yesterday told a Freetown Magistrate that the body of deceased Paul Ambrose Short, who was allegedly murdered by one Abu Bakarr Goma, was found under the Peace Bridge at

UN Global Perspective: focus on children from Central America, UN Peace Building Commission and climate change

Children flee Central America to escape gang violence, povertyEvery month, thousands of children from Central America flee to the United States to escape gang violence and poverty, a new report by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) has found. Some are

Sierra Leone: Le50m Bail for Alleged Gang Rapists

Raymond Fawaz and Aruna Conteh have been put on Le50 million bail plus one surety each after they appeared before Justice Musu D. Kamara for allegedly gang raping a child under the age of consent along Lumley Beach Road in

Sierra Leone: Palo Conteh, Ons Warn – Stop Invoking Mac-P!

Both the Minister of Internal Affairs and Director of Planning and Inter Agency Relations at the Office of National Security (ONS) have warned against the persistent invocation of Military Aid to Civil Power (MAC- P) by the government with the


Sierra Leone Vice-President Victor Bockarie Foh has arrived in Zimbabwe to officially open the annual Harare Agricultural Show here on Thursday.The show, which is running under the theme "Climate Change Resilience: The New Agriculture Frontier", was in...

Sierra Leone: Knife Attacker Cautioned and Discharged By Judge

Hon. Justice Musu D. Kamara, presiding at the Freetown High Court, yesterday cautioned and released one Alusine Sesay alias Bonpy, who was charged with maliciously wounding of John K. Conteh."I am setting you free based on your apology to the