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Joyful Photos of an Ancient Egyptian Camel Race

Vice 26 Feb 2021
For decades, children from Pakistan, India and parts of Africa have been trafficked to the Middle East to become camel jockeys. In 2005, the UAE outlawed the use of children in camel races, replacing underage jockeys with robots.
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The Latest: US loosens Pfizer vaccine shipping regulations

Missoulian 26 Feb 2021
It has been announced that further testing of residents in the London Borough of Ealing will be carried out after additional cases of the coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa were detected ... of the coronavirus variant first identified in South Africa were detected.
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The Latest: Brazils signs vaccine deal with Indian company

Kearney Hub 26 Feb 2021
A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck nations in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic and doctors say the shortage has led to unnecessary deaths ... first identified in South Africa were detected.
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The Latest: Governor extends Oregon's state of emergency

Auburnpub dot com 26 Feb 2021
A crisis over the supply of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic and doctors say the shortage has led to unnecessary deaths ... variant first identified in South Africa were detected.
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'Phew!' Madonna, 62, reveals she has recovered from knee injury and is reshooting scenes for ...

The Daily Mail 26 Feb 2021
Back in the game ... RELATED ARTICLES ... It goes on to show Madonna playfully flashing her underwear before falling asleep on the sofa with jet lag from her whirlwind trip to Africa with her four youngest children over the New Year. Madonna adopted David Banda, 15, Mercy James, 15, and twins Stella and Estere, eight, who were all born in Malawi, Africa ... .
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Rise Up! 2021: Praise, song, dance mark Black History Month in live-streamed event

Hendersonville Times-News 26 Feb 2021
25, 2019 anniversary marking 400 years of Africans on the American continent — a day he wrote a poem commemorating the first landing of enslaved peoples from Africa in North America, in coastal Virginia. “If we want to rise up, we got to start teaching our children the ...
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The 'slow violence' of malnutrition in South Africa

Independent online (SA) 25 Feb 2021
In South Africa, 27% of children are stunted, meaning that these children will likely not reach their full growth and developmental potential because of the irreversible physical and cognitive damage caused by persistent nutritional deprivations ... * The Child Gauge is an annual report on the status of South Africa’s children.
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COVID-19: $1.6 billion urgently needed to tackle global shortage of oxygen

Reliefweb 25 Feb 2021
Investing in oxygen will save lives beyond the pandemic – including for newborns, children with pneumonia and women in childbirth ... Save the Children calls on donors and governments to step up ... Save the Children’s teams are seeing the devastating impact of oxygen shortages that are wracking much of Southern Africa.
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Former UCO Professor Hall Duncan leaves legacy of teaching, writing, illustrating and kindness

The City Sentinel 25 Feb 2021
D,” was an educator, children’s author and illustrator, as well as a friend and mentor to many ... His research on the pictorial perception habits of children in Africa has been published in South Africa, England, Papua New Guinea, and the United States ... children through his art.
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South Africa: Covid-19 Holds Lessons for the Future of Social Protection

All Africa 25 Feb 2021
Before the arrival of the pandemic, a third of South Africa's ...
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Stevie Wonder planning to move to Ghana

Albany Democrat Herald 25 Feb 2021
The 70-year-old singer - who has nine children with five women - wants to relocate to West Africa in a bid to protect future generations of his family from racial injustice in America ... because I don't want to see my children's children's children have to say, 'Oh, please like me.
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Does funeral cover solve the problem it was designed for?

Independent online (SA) 25 Feb 2021
A funeral can easily cost in the excess of over R50,000 ... Primary earners in South Africa are often supporting their parents, siblings and other family members, in addition to their own spouses and children ... “Funeral cover is immensely popular in South Africa ... PERSONAL FINANCE .
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Kenya’s Johanna Omolo: 'African footballers should stay in Africa'

Deutsche Welle 25 Feb 2021
Many children in Africa dream of making a career as a football player in Europe. Having realized that dream, Kenyan international Johanna Omolo has set up a football school, helping those back home a better chance ... .
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