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Africa needs electricity more than ever, especially to keep COVID-19 vaccines cold

People stand next to solar panels at the Zaktubi solar power plant, near Ouagadougou, on … [+] November 29, 2017, the day of its inauguration. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / ludovic MARIN (Photo credit should read LUDOVIC MARIN / AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images Solar energy …

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The reader is not alone in combating the sins of racism

Jessica a johnson My president and all black leaders in America tell me that all white people are guilty of systemic racism! Even if they don’t know what this term means! And it begins at birth, just like original sin. No way out. So, as long as black people believe …

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African countries pledge to double agricultural productivity as development banks and partners pledge over $ 17 billion to increase food security – World

A coalition of multilateral development banks and development partners has pledged more than $ 17 billion in funding to tackle growing hunger on the African continent and improve food security. These funds were pledged on the last day of a two-day high-level dialogue called Feed Africa: leadership to scale up …

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WISE & SUNDARAM – Another False Start: Green Revolution Myths Bought By Africa

Download PDFPrint the article I never imagined that opposing an International Monetary Fund (IMF) loan to Kenya would be viewed by the Kenyan authorities as a criminal act. But that’s exactly what happened last week when activist Mutemi Kiama was arrested and charged with “abusing digital gadgets”, “harming the presidency”, …

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Tunisia requests $ 4 billion loan from IMF, PM says

Tunisia will seek a $ 4 billion loan program from the International Monetary Fund in talks starting next week, Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi told Reuters on Friday, saying politicians faced a “last chance” to save the economy. Mechichi said he expected the talks to last around two months and that …

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