Beyond fame and fortune, certain traits and behaviors may have pervasive influence in climbing the social ladder, according to a study by evolutionary psychologists at The University of Texas at Austin.
Nationals in various sub zones of the Central region are extending more financial and material support to disadvantaged citizens with a view to ease the burden they might encounter due to the 'Stay at Home' guideline.
SYDNEY- and London-listed potash development company, Danakali, and Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) have agreed to extend the deadline to November 21 for the second tranche of an equity investment by the bank. AFC announced in December it would take a $50m equity share in Danakali of which $21.5m has already been paid – a sum […]
The Horn of Africa has historically been one of the world’s most unstable regions, with internal strife, secessionism, interstate war, terrorism and piracy dominating the region for the latter half of the twentieth century, and the early years of the twenty-first. Things have changed in more recent times, however. But in recent years, the pattern […]
To area Minnesota National Guard soldiers who are preparing to deploy. Thank you to all of the soldiers from the area who are preparing to leave for Camp Ripley next week ahead of a deployment in June to Africa as part of Operation Enduring Freedom. Nearly 700 soldiers from the National Guard’s Mankato-based 2-135th Infantry […]
A new report by the rights group Amnesty International accuses Ethiopia's security forces of extrajudicial killings and mass detentions even as the country's reformist prime minister was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.