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Tue, 25 Sep 2018 04:47:36 GMT
Senegalese Chef Puts Supergrain On New York Menus
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Turin, Italy -A gluten-free grain that grows in Africa's impoverished and semi-arid Sahel region is taking off as a health food in New York, the Senegalese chef who masterminded its revival said on Monday, outlining plans...

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:29:21 GMT
Africans Live A Decade Longer Than in 1990, But...
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The level of human development in Sub-Saharan Africa, judged by how long people live for, how well they are educated and how much they earn, has improved by more than a third in the past three decades, according to a United Nat...

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 13:27:24 GMT
Why Nasa Chose Senegal to Find Out More About an Asteroid in Outerspace
[The Conversation Africa] Dozens of scientists from NASA and France, along with five tons of astronomical equipment descended on Dakar, Senegal in August 2018. They joined 21 Senegalese scientists in an important mission: collecting precious data in ...

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:59:37 GMT
West Africa Backs Japan to Block Protection of Whales
[Environmental Investigation Agency] Florianópolis, Brazil -: Environmental groups around the world expressed their deep concern as a proposal to create a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic under the International Whaling Commission (IWC) was onc...

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 11:43:47 GMT
Gendarme Attacks Journalist for Taking Pictures of His Act of Aggression
[MFWA] A gendarme has physically attacked a reporter of the Le Quotidien newspaper who was on duty at a court premises in Dakar, Senegal.

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