Daily Archives: June 18, 2019

Mozambique Wildlife Park Loses Zero Elephants to Poachers

Niassa Reserve, one of Africa’s largest wildlife parks, is marking a year without losing a single elephant to poachers.

The last elephant killed by poachers in the Mozambique animal preserve was May 17, 2018.

The New-York based Wildlife Conservation Society, …

Constitution Day celebration reminds Seychellois of their “rights and responsibilities” on path of self-governance

The Seychelles’ national flag was hoisted on Tuesday in a special ceremony at the Peace Park in the capital Victoria to commemorate the island nation’s Constitution Day.

The flag placed at the monument ‘Lavwa Lanasyon’ (the Voice of the Nation) …

Population of Earth to reach 9.7 billion in 2050: UN

The world population is expected to climb to 9.7 billion in 2050 from 7.7 billion today, with the population of sub-Saharan Africa doubling, a United Nations report released Monday said.

The population could then grow to 11 billion by 2100, …

New Dresses, Youth Action: Ending Female Circumcision in Africa

DAKAR – Hundreds of delegates from African governments and campaigners gathered in Senegal this week to discuss how to end female genital mutilation (FGM), which world leaders pledged to eradicate under a set of global goals agreed in 2015.

But …