Families of Somali Detainees Awaiting Deportation Hold Protest

[Shabelle] As another round of Somali detainees are set to be deported later this month, dozens of families protested outside of the federal courthouse in Minneapolis to stop the immigration arrests.

[Shabelle] As another round of Somali detainees are set to be deported later this month, dozens of families protested outside of the federal courthouse in Minneapolis to stop the immigration arrests.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Plant Fossils Have a Lot to Teach Us About Earth’s History

[The Conversation Africa] There’s a particular feeling of excitement that comes from receiving a gift. It’s a feeling of the unknown, of anticipation – and then you unwrap the package and find something spectacular.

[The Conversation Africa] There's a particular feeling of excitement that comes from receiving a gift. It's a feeling of the unknown, of anticipation - and then you unwrap the package and find something spectacular.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Commonwealth Summit Seeks to Unlock Africa’s Economic Potential

[Concord] The upcoming 2018 Commonwealth Africa Summit in London which will run from March 12 to 15 is set to unlocking Africa’s economic potential by increasing trade, collaboration and philanthropy within the commonwealth.

[Concord] The upcoming 2018 Commonwealth Africa Summit in London which will run from March 12 to 15 is set to unlocking Africa's economic potential by increasing trade, collaboration and philanthropy within the commonwealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

UN Seeks U.S.$80 Million to Support Refugees

[UN News] Two United Nations humanitarian agencies are jointly seeking $80 million to provide food assistance to refugees in Ethiopia, which hosts the second largest number of those in Africa.

[UN News] Two United Nations humanitarian agencies are jointly seeking $80 million to provide food assistance to refugees in Ethiopia, which hosts the second largest number of those in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Liberian Artists Represent Africa At Unesco in Women’s Day Art Exhibition

[FrontPageAfrica] Paris, France -In observance of International Women’s Day(IWD) at UNESCO, two Liberian artists were selected among several others to represent the Contingent of Africa at programs marking the day at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, F…

[FrontPageAfrica] Paris, France -In observance of International Women's Day(IWD) at UNESCO, two Liberian artists were selected among several others to represent the Contingent of Africa at programs marking the day at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris, France.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Canada Condemns Opposition for Violence

[The Herald] The Canadian Embassy in Zimbabwe yesterday condemned political violence within the MDC-T party calling for tolerance among members of the opposition. More than 15 people were injured in Bulawayo on Sunday when rival factions clashed at the…

[The Herald] The Canadian Embassy in Zimbabwe yesterday condemned political violence within the MDC-T party calling for tolerance among members of the opposition. More than 15 people were injured in Bulawayo on Sunday when rival factions clashed at the party offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Knife Killings Get Young Man 25 Years in Jail

[Namibian] A young man convicted of murder and culpable homicide in connection with two knife killings that he carried out in Windhoek, heard yesterday that he has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

[Namibian] A young man convicted of murder and culpable homicide in connection with two knife killings that he carried out in Windhoek, heard yesterday that he has been sentenced to 25 years in prison.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia