Daily Archives: April 19, 2019

African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Contributes 75 Additional Bamboo Bikes, including its 415th, in the Karaga District, Northern Region, Ghana

KARAGA, Ghana, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S.-based African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF), a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, today announced that it has distributed 75 additional, new, Eco-Ride bamboo bicycles, at no cost, to under-resourced students and teachers the Karaga

Rugby – Zambia: Bhubesi Pride Tours Zambia

The Bhubesi Pride Foundation (a UK registered charity organisation) will be touring the former mining town of Kabwe in the Central Province of Zambia. Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) Communications Manager Tom Chaloba reviewed this in an interview. The Coa...

Ghanaian Rapper-Turned-Director Taps Traditional Themes in 1st Film

LOS ANGELES A new film called The Burial of Kojo is a tale of family tensions with an overlay of magical realism. Set in Ghana, it is first feature from Samuel Blitz Bazawule, an Ghana-born musician and director

UNHCR evacuates refugees in Libya to Niger amid Tripoli fighting

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has evacuated some 163 refugees from Libya to Niger in the first such flight since fighting escalated in the Libyan capital two weeks ago. The flight landed early on Friday. UNHCR has worked with the Libyan

UNHCR evacuates refugees in Libya to Niger amid Tripoli fighting

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has evacuated some 163 refugees from Libya to Niger in the first such flight since fighting escalated in the Libyan capital two weeks ago. The flight landed early on Friday. UNHCR has worked with the Libyan

Zimbabwe President: Time to Talk About Mugabe-Era Massacres

TSHOLOTSHO, ZIMBABWE On Thursday, Zimbabwe marked the anniversary of its 1980 independence from Britain. The anniversary coincides with efforts to heal the wounds brought on by state-sanctioned massacres in the 1980s.Some 20,000 people were massacred...