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Nigeria borrowed $5.5bn from Afreximbank in 8 months

Business Day Online 18 Oct 2021
Some of these initiatives include development of the African Medical Center of Excellence (AMCE) in Abuja, the African Quality Assistance Center being developed in Abeokuta, Ogun State, and the Afreximbank Africa trade center in Abuja,” Elombi said.
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'New start' expands scope of China-Africa trade

China Daily 18 Oct 2021
The main venue, the Changsha International Conference Center, held exhibitions on China-Africa economic and trade cooperation, displaying images of African countries and commodities in a space of about 64,000 square meters, up by 24,000 square meters from the first expo.
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Agricultural centers advance win-win BRI ties

China Daily 18 Oct 2021
Zhang, president of Ningxia Jinfulai Goat Industry Co, made a fact-finding trip to the African nation as part of a delegation organized by China's ministries of commerce and agriculture ... Farm tools and equipment have been introduced to the center and, as a result, the efficiency of the African nation's animal husbandry industry has been raised.
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'I get goosebumps': NH Black Lives Matter's rise highlighted in exhibit in Portsmouth

Portsmouth Herald 18 Oct 2021
PORTSMOUTH — Backed by the yellow walls of the Seacoast African American Cultural Center, 70 photographs, some color and some in black and white, showcase the New Hampshire Black Lives Matter movement throughout the summer of 2020.
photo: Creative Commons / © WTO/Studio Casagrande
Jose Maria Neves at the Fourth Global Review of Aid for Trade, 8-10 July 2013
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Opposition candidate headed to victory in Cape Verde presidential election

The Hill 18 Oct 2021
Opposition candidate Jose Maria Neves appeared headed to victory in Cape Verde's presidential election on Sunday ... However, the race was between Veiga, who represents Fonseca's center-right Movement for Democracy (MpD), and Neves, who represents the African Party for the Independence of Cape Verde (PAICV) ... We did the sowing ... Twitter ....
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Commentary: Did the vandals who scrawled an anti-Israel slogan in UCLA’s Bunche Hall know the history?

Finger Lakes Times 18 Oct 2021
While Bunche is a forgotten figure to many today — even on UCLA’s campus, where the Center for African American Studies is also named for him — he was integral to the birth of Israel and supported the creation of a Jewish state in 1948.
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She begged strangers, but no donors stepped up to save her son. Now, she hopes ...

Finger Lakes Times 18 Oct 2021
His leukemia had returned ... Her son died in 2015 ... She tells everyone she can how more African American donors are needed; right now, according to DKMS, the world’s largest blood stem cell donor center, African Americans have only a 23 percent chance of finding a match because minorities are so underrepresented in the global donor pool ... “I said no ... ____.
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Cape Verde, Eyeing Economic Recovery, Votes for New President

Voa News 17 Oct 2021
The West African archipelago nation of Cape Verde, one of the continent’s most stable democracies, voted on Sunday ... Carlos Veiga from Fonseca’s center-right Movement for Democracy (MpD) and Jose Maria Neves of the leftist African Party for the Independence of Cape Verde (PAICV).
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Women Left Behind: Gender Gap Emerges in Africa's Vaccines

Voa News 17 Oct 2021
Abdahalah Ziraba, an epidemiologist at the African Population and Health Research Center ... Roopa Dhatt, assistant professor at Georgetown University Medical Center, said it's not surprising African women have been left behind, but addressing the problem is urgent.
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Women Left Behind: Gender Gap Emerges in Africa’s Vaccines

The Wire 17 Oct 2021
Abdahalah Ziraba, an epidemiologist at the African Population and Health Research Center ... Roopa Dhatt, assistant professor at Georgetown University Medical Center, said it’s not surprising African women have been left behind, but addressing the problem is urgent.
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Learning from the 'primitive' tribes

Gettysburg Times 17 Oct 2021
In certain South African tribes, when someone does something wrong, the tribe brings him/her to the center of the village where all of the villagers surround that individual and for two days they remind the “offender” of their importance in the group and all that is positive about them ... As I write these words, I am having a flashback ... ....
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Cleveland Museum of Art takes on slavery, racism, discrimination, injustice in ‘Picturing Motherhood Now’

Cleveland 17 Oct 2021
Message. This is no longer your grandmother’s art museum ... Portrait of Her Mother, 2020 ... 1976) ... Rose B ... Center ... A ... Center on wall ... Carmen Lane, who identifies as Tuscarora, Mohawk, and African-American, and as non-binary, evokes their effort to create the ATNSC Center for Healing and Creative Learning in a house in the city’s Buckeye Shaker neighborhood.
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MCCCE names mentoring and tutoring partners

The Paducah Sun 16 Oct 2021
The McCracken County Community Career Endowment Inc ... Programs selected to receive the grants totaling $7,200 are.. • Ninth Street Tabernacle Ministries — Youth Ministries. • The L.I.F.E ... • The Carson Center For The Performing Arts ...Tornado Alley Youth Services Center. • PTHS African American Leadership Club ... .
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Selling Schools Is a New Way Forward

The Pilot 16 Oct 2021
Win, win, win. Finding New Purpose ... The Land and Housing Trust has sought for a few years now to acquire the site and turn it into a cultural center to honor the community’s African-American history ... A Calculated Risk ... The town planned to convert the historic property, built in 1934 as a school for local Black residents, into a community center ... .
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Editorial: Selling Schools Is a New Way Forward

The Pilot 16 Oct 2021
Win, win, win. Finding New Purpose ... The Land and Housing Trust has sought for a few years now to acquire the site and turn it into a cultural center to honor the community’s African-American history ... A Calculated Risk ... The town planned to convert the historic property, built in 1934 as a school for local Black residents, into a community center ... .
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