Feb 03, 2017

Ogoni: MOSOP Warns Illegal Oil Bunkering May Lead to Further Pollution

Photo courtesy of Ann Godwin/The Guardian Nigeria Mr Legborsi Pyagbara, President of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP), has urged the residents of Ogoniland to prevent the illegal bunkering of oil in the area. The warning comes in the context of a large-scale clean-up programme that is currently under way in the region to combat hydrocarbon pollution. Pyagbara stresses that the...

Feb 03, 2017

Ogoni: MOSOP Warns Illegal Oil Bunkering May Lead...

Photo courtesy of Ann Godwin/The Guardian Nigeria Mr Legborsi Pyagbara, President of the Movement for the Survival of Ogoni People (MOSOP), has urged the residents of Ogoniland to prevent the illegal...

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Feb 03, 2017

Oromo: Empowered Youth of Oromia Will No Longer...

Photo courtesy of UN photo/Eskinder Debebe Mr Mohamed Ademo, editor of the OPride news platform, shares his perspective on the importance of the mobilization of Oromo youth, or the “Qubee generation”,...

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Feb 03, 2017

Balochistan: Civilians Killed and Women and Children...

Photo courtesy of United Nations Photo @Flickr Raids and attacks carried out by Pakistani forces in two Balochi regions have caused the death of at least four people and the abduction of many more, including...

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Feb 02, 2017

Brittany: Breton Language to be Taught at Har...

  Photo courtesy of Maxppp/ Bill Plowman.   Harvard University and the Université Rennes 2 have signed a cooperation agreement that will see Breton language seminars in Harvard’s...

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Feb 02, 2017

Haratin: Biram Dah Abeid in France for the 223rd...

On 4 February 2017, Biram Dah Abeid, Mauritania’s foremost antislavery activist, is invited by the international Mémoires & Partages organisation for the 223rd anniversary of the first...

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Feb 02, 2017

Somaliland: Students Victim of US Policy Banning...

  Photo courtesy of SomalilandPress.   Young Somalilanders accepted into American colleges are falling victims to President Donald Trump banning citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan,...

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Feb 02, 2017

Savoy: Raclette Cheese Gets EU Quality Logo

  Photo courtesy of Alex Toulemonde / Flickr.   Raclette from Savoy has been registered with the European Union under the Protected Geographical Indication (PGI), confirming the cheese’s...

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Feb 01, 2017

Oromo: Call for Support for Media Platform

Photo Courtesy of: Gadaa.com Co-sponsors of media platform Daandii Bosontuu call for financial support to allow the initiative to continue and develop. Daandii Bosontuu is a media source giving voice...

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