Friday, July 31, 2015
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AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa is one of the best destinations worldwide for watching marine mammals, whether from land or from boats, with spectacular annual visits from southern right and humpback whales and enormous pods of dolphins year-round.

AFRICANGLOBE - Is it unfair to ask why the vast majority of the shooters in Newtown-like mass murders are White men? And what would have been the country’s reaction if the shooter had been Black?

AFRICANGLOBE - The Malian army once cut a disciplined image of a well-trained and well-equipped force. But its image as a model army was blown into smithereens under the shells of Tuareg traitors and their Arab allies.

AFRICANGLOBE - In the language of Maya scholars, 13 Bak'tuns or 13 times 144,000 days elapsed between the two dates. This was a significant interval in Maya theology, but, stresses Carlson, not a destructive one. None of the thousands of ruins, tablets, and standing stones that archeologists have examined foretell an end of the world.

The Mayans predicted that the world would end on December 21, 2012. Of course these were Mexicans with no internet and such a bold prophecy from a tribe from so long ago should never be taken seriously. However, the world has seem to find relevancy and even “evidence"

AFRICANGLOBE - Obesity is a serious societal problem that is rising in America. All else equal, being morbidly obese puts you at higher risks...

AFRICANGLOBE - On his return voyage from the Yalta Conference in February 1945, the then United States president, Franklin Roosevelt, held a successive one...

AFRICANGLOBE - The early days of 1937 were one of the most horrifying in Addis Ababa’s history. Fascist Italy’s top general, Rodolfo Graziani, had...

AFRICANGLOBE - Gunmen, yesterday, raised the stake when they abducted the mother of Nigeria's Minister of Finance, Prof. Okonjo Iweala, Professor Kamene Okonjo, in...

AFRICANGLOBE - Former south African president Nelson Mandela was admitted to a Tshwane hospital for medical tests on Saturday, just short of a year...

AFRICANGLOBE - A perturbing trend is emerging in the South. Twice in six months, young men have managed to shoot themselves in the head...

AFRICANGLOBE - Is it fair that your child can make one mistake and spend the rest of his or her life paying for it?...

AFRICANGLOBE - Before Brad Pitt was a household name, he was an unwelcome guest in the home of former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson....

AFRICANGLOBE - Sitting at the first Africa CEO Forum this week, in the heart of Geneva, I asked myself if this was the right...

People are successful because they have made a clear, unequivocal do or die decision to be successful. People are unsuccessful because they have not...

AFRICANGLOBE - In the latest skirmish in one of the most contentious issues of our time, a federal appeals court in Michigan ruled that...

Listening to the strange rantings of the radical right, one would almost get the impression that Barack Obama hadn’t already been president for four years. This...