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Calgary Sun
Ward 9: Peaceful campaign for Carra, challengers“Anyone who tells you they love running for public office is either lying or a
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
“Anyone who tells you they love running for public office is either lying or a sociopath.” The man making that remark, Gian-Carlo Carra, knows the ins and outs, ups-and-downs and drama that is part and parcel of running for Calgary city council. The... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Sustainability at the core of new Aspen U scheduleopen great ideas up to everyone,” Schendler continued. “The series is all aroun
Aspen Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
open great ideas up to everyone,” Schendler continued. “The series is all around sustainability, broadly. We’ve hosted one of the world’s top climate scientists, Jim White. We’ve hosted author and Harvard professor Naomi Oreskes, who has been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Felling Namibia's Ancient GiantsFelled trees in the Caprivi State Forest. Ancient hardwood trees in Namibia’s
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Felled trees in the Caprivi State Forest. Ancient hardwood trees in Namibia’s Caprivi State Forest are being poached by a controversial Chinese businessman who’s exploiting legal loopholes the government won’t close. For about 12 kilometers west... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
Onslow BOC to consider new restaurants, control tower for airportThe majority of the discussion at Onslow County Board of Commissioners meeting
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
The majority of the discussion at Onslow County Board of Commissioners meeting this week will revolve around the airport. Most of it is just checking items off, said Albert J. Ellis Airport Director Chris White, because a lot of the items reference... Read more
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The Irish Times
Loulerie turns 10 and pop-up fashion in LongfordStyle council starts in Longford The first of a number of pop-up shops organis
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
Style council starts in Longford The first of a number of pop-up shops organised by the Council of Irish Fashion Designers opens today at Fabiani in Longford, the stylish boutique founded by local businesswoman and award-winning entrepreneur, Louise... Read more
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Business Wire
EIA, Uniting Church and CIEL: Australia Plans to Weaken Ban on Illegal Timber ImportsWIRE)--The Australian Government on October 5 released a controversial plan to
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
WIRE)--The Australian Government on October 5 released a controversial plan to weaken the Illegal Logging Prohibition Act of 2012 (ILPA). If accepted, wood products from overseas certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) or the Program for... Read more
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The News & Observer
A park or a quarry? RDU weighs two visions for 105 acres of its land.Airport must decide between park and quarry on 105 acres | News & Observer Out
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
Airport must decide between park and quarry on 105 acres | News & Observer Outdoor enthusiasts are pushing for a system of more than 50 miles of trails and related businesses between Lake Crabtree County Park and William B. Instead State Park.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Social Roots of Jihadist Violence in the NorthJihadist violence in the West African Sahel has now spread to the north of Burk
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Jihadist violence in the West African Sahel has now spread to the north of Burkina Faso. The response of Ouagadougou and its partners must go beyond the obvious religious and security dimensions of the crisis, and any solution must take into account... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Asks Aga Khan to Review Costsservice costs at his institutions that get tax exemptions from the government.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
service costs at his institutions that get tax exemptions from the government. Dr Magufuli told the spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims to lower the service costs at his facilities, citing the Aga Khan Hospital. President Magufuli... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Calgary Election 2017: Safety, transportation high on the minds of Ward 9 voterswants to let her kids play in their neighbourhood without being stuck with some
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 days ago
wants to let her kids play in their neighbourhood without being stuck with someone else’s problem. Rowan Randall, a mother of two with two more on the way, says community safety is foremost on her mind ahead of election day on Monday, as she and... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Green groups say Tokyo 2020 Olympics ‘exploit tropical forests’, abuse rightsJAPAN will soon mark its 50th anniversary of the 1964 Olympic Games in Tokyo. T
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
JAPAN will soon mark its 50th anniversary of the 1964 Olympic Games in Tokyo. The hosting of the games brought prestige and national pride — as well as a benchmark of economic development following the Second World War. This year’s grand event,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The cave dwellers of Killarney Heightsfind a match for that, please try again Breaking News Entertainmentnav_small_
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
find a match for that, please try again Breaking News Entertainmentnav_small_right Miranda Devine Piers Akerman Game of Moans Breaking News MoneySaver HQ Small Business Relationships Trades and Services Adult Services General... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
18 New 'Candidates' to Join World Heritage Sites List SoonSOME 20 world heritage sites found in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda are earmarked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
SOME 20 world heritage sites found in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda are earmarked to receive major international support - as another 18 candidates remain mapped in Rwanda, Burundi and South-Sudan may soon join the list. This was stated here by the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Anti-immigrant climate, Chicago crime cuts into overseas MBA enrollmenthave been unnerved by web headlines like Trump's threat to "send in the feds" t
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
have been unnerved by web headlines like Trump's threat to "send in the feds" to fight crime in Chicago. Quinlan School of Business Dean Kevin Stevens at Loyola University Chicago laments an MBA market that has been soft for years, even without... Read more
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TheBull
Italy's high-rise forests take root around the worldAs balconies bristle with tree branches and sunshine dapples the leaves of thou
TheBull / Posted 8 days ago
As balconies bristle with tree branches and sunshine dapples the leaves of thousands of plants, two apartment buildings in the heart of Milan have almost disappeared under lush forest. 09.10.2017 05:00 PM As balconies bristle with tree branches and... Read more
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Gulf News
Italy’s high-rise forests take root around the worldThe brainchild of Milanese architect Stefano Boeri, the Bosco Verticale (Vertic
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
The brainchild of Milanese architect Stefano Boeri, the Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest) uses more than 20,000 trees and plants to adorn the high-rise buildings from top to bottom Milan: As balconies bristle with tree branches and sunshine dapples... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichlatest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich Police Department is collecting donations of non-perishable food and supplies to support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. through... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Reckless': Byelection prompts demand to de-gazette seven-year-old national parkA stoush is looming within the state Coalition over the future of Murray Valley
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
A stoush is looming within the state Coalition over the future of Murray Valley National Park with the Nationals Party candidate for the region's seat vowing to relegate the park's status just seven years after its creation. Austin Evans, who next... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Reckless': Byelection prompts demand to de-gazette seven-year-old national parkA stoush is looming within the state Coalition over the future of Murray Valley
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
A stoush is looming within the state Coalition over the future of Murray Valley National Park with the Nationals Party candidate for the region's seat vowing to relegate the park's status just seven years after its creation. Austin Evans, who next... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwich39 Strickland Road, Cos Cob. Meet and greet and walkaround with Grover from Ses
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
39 Strickland Road, Cos Cob. Meet and greet and walkaround with Grover from Sesame Street, touch a truck, food truck, tours of the Bush-Holley House, puppet show, scarecrow competition. $25 family, $10 adults, $5 children younger than 18, free... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichlatest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 10 days ago
latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich Police Department is collecting donations of non-perishable food and supplies to support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. through... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Come to the U.S. for an MBA? We'll pass, thanks.have been unnerved by web headlines like Trump's threat to "send in the feds" t
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 10 days ago
have been unnerved by web headlines like Trump's threat to "send in the feds" to fight crime in Chicago. Quinlan School of Business Dean Kevin Stevens at Loyola University Chicago laments an MBA market that has been soft for years, even without... Read more
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chad
Guest column: China trip underlined a bright future for NottinghamshireAs leader of Nottinghamshire County Council, my brief is varied but does not of
chad / Posted 10 days ago
As leader of Nottinghamshire County Council, my brief is varied but does not often include international travel . A notable exception to this was a recent official trip to China. For some of the visit I was a guest of the University of Nottingham... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
REVEALED: Find out who is switching on Blackburn's Christmas lightsTHIS year’s festive season in Blackburn will be given a fiery start. Instead o
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
THIS year’s festive season in Blackburn will be given a fiery start. Instead of the normal singing and dancing stage show outside the town hall, the town’s Christmas lights switch-on in the town centre on Saturday, November 25, will be a flame,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Flame and fire show to launch Blackburn's Christmas seasonTHIS year’s festive season in Blackburn will be given a fiery start. Instead o
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
THIS year’s festive season in Blackburn will be given a fiery start. Instead of the normal singing and dancing stage show outside the town hall, the town’s Christmas lights switch-on in the town centre on Saturday, November 25, will be a flame,... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi's full address at ICSI: Doklam, Economic Policies, Critics - newkerala news #277644New Delhi , October 5 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday addressed the
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
New Delhi , October 5 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday addressed the inauguration of Golden Jubilee Year of the Institute of Company Secretaries (ICSI) in New Delhi and in his detailed speech, emphasised on the policies and schemes by the... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichlatest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 11 days ago
latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich Police Department is collecting donations of non-perishable food and supplies to support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Oct.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Things to do in and around Greenwichlatest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich Police Department is collecting donations of non-perishable food and supplies to support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Oct.... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Arrests bring more scrutiny, criticism of defunct Hernando Beach fire departmentBROOKSVILLE — For years, there have been rumors and anonymous complaints about
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
BROOKSVILLE — For years, there have been rumors and anonymous complaints about bad behavior by the leadership of the Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department, ranging from improper spending to firefighters drinking alcohol and having sex in the fire... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichlatest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 12 days ago
latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich Police Department is collecting donations of non-perishable food and supplies to support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Oct.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Carolina editorial roundupRecent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: Sept. 28 The Post and Couri
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
Recent editorials from South Carolina newspapers: Sept. 28 The Post and Courier of Charleston on Volvo investing another $500 million at its campus near Ridgeville: Two years ago, Volvo announced that it would build a $500 million facility in... Read more
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chad
Mansfield’s Clean-Up Day awards are handed outThe task of cleaning up Mansfield has earned awards and certificates for severa
chad / Posted 12 days ago
The task of cleaning up Mansfield has earned awards and certificates for several schools, busineses, voluntary groups and individuals in the town. Dozens took part in the fifth International Clean-Up Mansfield Day in June, both here and in towns... Read more
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BBC News
US business schools 'hurt by Trump'thing that comes to mind is Robin Hood. I've had the Disney movie song "Robin
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
thing that comes to mind is Robin Hood. I've had the Disney movie song "Robin Hood and Little John walking through the forest…" stuck in my head since visiting the city. But the story being told here today is very different from the fable of... Read more
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iafrica.com
Ghanaian villagers profit from monkey businessVisitors take 'selfies' with monkeys at The Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary in the
iafrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Visitors take 'selfies' with monkeys at The Tafi Atome Monkey Sanctuary in the Volta Region of Ghana. Credit: AFP PHOTO The villagers of Tafi Atome, in Ghana's Volta Region, grew up listening to tales of their spiritual links to the 1,000 or so mona... Read more
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Newham Recorder
Recorder letters: Condemning hatred, acid regulation, culture borough and breast cancer Forest Gate charity workers who run Abdullah Aid deliver supplies to Rohingya
Newham Recorder / Posted 13 days ago
Forest Gate charity workers who run Abdullah Aid deliver supplies to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. Picture: ABDULLAH AID Letters, contributions and comments... Read more
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Reuters
Greece overcomes forestry setback to develop Athens coastal resortATHENS (Reuters) - Greece has won an appeal over objections from forestry offic
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece has won an appeal over objections from forestry officials to a major tourism project in Athens that forms part of its third international bailout, overcoming one of the obstacles to turning the site into one of Europe’s... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichlatest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Hurricane Maria Drive The Greenwich Police Department is collecting donations of non-perishable food and supplies to support victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. through Oct.... Read more
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EuroNews
Greece overcomes forestry setback to develop Athens coastal resortATHENS (Reuters) – Greece has won an appeal over objections from forestry offic
EuroNews / Posted 13 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) – Greece has won an appeal over objections from forestry officials to a major tourism project in Athens that forms part of its third international bailout, overcoming one of the obstacles to turning the site into one of Europe’s... Read more
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Swissinfo
Greece overcomes forestry setback to develop Athens coastal resortATHENS (Reuters) - Greece has won an appeal over objections from forestry offic
Swissinfo / Posted 13 days ago
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece has won an appeal over objections from forestry officials to a major tourism project in Athens that forms part of its third international bailout, overcoming one of the obstacles to turning the site into one of Europe's... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichDrop us an email about your latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Junior Le
Greenwich Time / Posted 14 days ago
Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Junior League seeks new members The Junior League of Greenwich will host an open house for its 2017 new member class at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Junior League headquarters, 231... Read more
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DW
Pressure on Germany to ditch coal intensifies |Germany is seen as something of a pioneer in the fight against climate change.
DW / Posted 14 days ago
Germany is seen as something of a pioneer in the fight against climate change. Chancellor Angela Merkel has been commended for throwing her weight behind international climate agreements, and the country's push to replace fossil fuels and nuclear... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichprice and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your
Greenwich Time / Posted 16 days ago
price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at gtcitydesk@scni.com. Off Sounders Openings The Off Sounders, Greenwich’s all-male a cappella group, is looking for a few new singers in all vocal... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichas soloist at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Performing Arts Center at Greenwich High Sch
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 days ago
as soloist at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Performing Arts Center at Greenwich High School. A free preconcert lecture will be offered one hour before the performance. Adult tickets are $40 and student tickets are $10. Call 203-869-2664 or visit... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
One arrested, others expected in investigation of Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire DepartmentBROOKSVILLE — Three former chiefs of the defunct Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
BROOKSVILLE — Three former chiefs of the defunct Hernando Beach Volunteer Fire Department have been either arrested or placed on administrative leave pending their arrest on charges of fraud, including Brooksville Fire Chief David Freda. Former... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichwill take place at 7 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday beginning at 10 a.m., wit
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 days ago
will take place at 7 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday beginning at 10 a.m., with a children’s service in celebration of the new year from 1 to 2 p.m. Playing for Change Day Wine Lovers’ Cruise The Greenwich Wine Society will host its fifth... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
More Barrie waterfront plansWhat does Barrie's waterfront need that it doesn't already have? A sports and
Barrie Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
What does Barrie's waterfront need that it doesn't already have? A sports and entertainment facility on the south shore of Kempenfelt Bay, plus a new home for the Barrie Sports Hall of Fame and a restaurant, for starters, named Military Heritage... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Your letters to the Herts Ad...us at hertsad@archant.co.uk or write to the usual address in French Row... Wel
Herts Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
us at hertsad@archant.co.uk or write to the usual address in French Row... Well I suppose it was only a matter of time before the Government would put to good use the fact that St Albans City and District Council did not have an... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
UT Dallas, Dallas Midtown Project May Attract Amazon's HQ2 To DFWor the Dallas Midtown Project lure Amazon’s second corporate headquarters and u
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 18 days ago
or the Dallas Midtown Project lure Amazon’s second corporate headquarters and up to 50,000 jobs. UT Dallas Vice-President of Administration Calvin Jamison tells CBS11 the university is working closely with the city of Richardson, Richardson... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around Greenwichwill take place at 7 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday beginning at 10 a.m., wit
Greenwich Time / Posted 18 days ago
will take place at 7 p.m. Friday and all day Saturday beginning at 10 a.m., with a children’s service in celebration of the new year from 1 to 2 p.m. Playing for Change Day Wine Lovers’ Cruise The Greenwich Wine Society will host its fifth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Herders Against Farmers - Nigeria's Expanding Deadly ConflictPropelled by desertification, insecurity and the loss of grazing land to expand
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
Propelled by desertification, insecurity and the loss of grazing land to expanding settlements, the southward migration of Nigeria's herders is causing violent competition over land with local farmers. To prevent the crisis from escalating, the... Read more
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