What's worrying African millennials?

What's worrying African millennials?

We got submissions from countries across the continent, depicting issues such as youth unemployment, the gap between rich and poor, and the preservation of African cultures. The image above, taken by Neema Jodie Ngelime, shows a woman in Dodoma, Tanzania, separating groundnuts from their shells. “The issue that concerns me the most is social and economic position of women in this country,” she told CNN. “Women are likely to be less educated and more impoverished. This denies them the right to access credit or certain training. This image shows the…

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Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta wins second term

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta wins second term

Kenya’s election commission declared Friday that the 55-year-old businessman and son of the country’s founding President had received enough votes to secure a second five-year term. Kenyatta garnered 54.27% of the final vote, similar to what he had in a preliminary count. Odinga received 44.74%. The President, in a nationally broadcast speech, said he and his opponent were not enemies. “We are all citizens of one republic,” he said. “As with any competition, there shall always be winners and there shall be losers. But we all belong to one great…

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Australian alpacas stuck in NZ after quarantine mix-up

Australian alpacas stuck in NZ after quarantine mix-up

Posted August 12, 2017 06:06:28 Photo: The alpacas are unable to complete their journey to the EU, after going via New Zealand. (Supplied: Steve Ridout) Dozens of top Australian-bred alpacas bound for Europe have become stuck in quarantine in New Zealand, due to a refusal by that country’s Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) to sign off on European Union import regulations. Key points: Animals were due to fly out in July but the mix-up means most will remain in New Zealand for a year or more The NZ MPI are…

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Seinfeld wants to ‘get the hell out of’ Australia

Seinfeld wants to ‘get the hell out of’ Australia

Jerry Seinfeld plays a packed Qudos Bank Arena Jerry Seinfeld is ready to get the hell out of Australia. The popular comedian told his first of two Sydney shows on Thursday night that he’d enjoyed the past week, but he’s had enough. “We’ve been here a whole week, we’ve had the best time but I’ll be honest with you – at this point I have got to get the hell out of here,” he told the packed house at Qudos Bank Arena, which the funny man also took aim at….

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AFL live: Giants on the hunt against Western Bulldogs

AFL live: Giants on the hunt against Western Bulldogs

Posted August 11, 2017 19:00:26 Can GWS keep pace with table-topping Adelaide? The Giants face off against the Western Bulldogs, and you can follow it live in our AFL ScoreCentre. Western Bulldogs v Giants Live stream Live summary External Link: Western Bulldogs v GWS summary Live stats External Link: Western Bulldogs v GWS stats AFL ladder External Link: AFL 2017 ladder Topics: australian-football-league, sport, melbourne-3000, footscray-3011, vic, sydney-2000, blacktown-2148, nsw, australia Source link

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