Africa: Don’t Dismiss Regenerated Forests As ‘Green Deserts’, Scientists Say

Kuala Lumpur — A new study shows that replanted and naturally re-grown forests can support insects and plants in a similar way to older trees R eplanted forests and those left to recover after logging activities can preserve vital insect and plant life in a similar way to old-growth forests, scientists have found, as interest grows in expanding the world’s forests to curb climate change. A 13-year study led by researchers at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University in Suzhou city examined the diversity of beetle and shrub species in different forest types…

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9 Things to do in the Garden Route

The Garden Route is one of South Africa’s most picturesque areas. It makes an amazing road trip and holiday destination– for the whole family. Sandwiched between the Outeniqua and Tsitsikamma Mountains on the one side, and the Indian Ocean on the other, the route snakes along a narrow coastal road between Mossel Bay in the Western Cape and Storms River (Tsitsikamma) in the Eastern Cape. The 300 kilometre green forested route is interspersed by rivers, lakes and lagoons and is flanked by sandy beaches and pretty little towns. We’ve visited…

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Ananias Mathe, the notorious robber and only person to have ever escaped from South Africa’s high-security prison

August 31, 2019 at 07:00 am | History Mildred Europa Taylor is a writer and content creator. She loves writing about health and women’s issues in Africa and the African diaspora. WordPress › Error The site is experiencing technical difficulties. source: https://face2faceafrica.com/article/ananias-mathe-the-notorious-robber-and-only-person-to-have-ever-escaped-from-south-africas-high-security-prison

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Happy Independence Day Trinidad and Tobago! Your Favorite Celebs And Public Figures From The Island

On this day in 1962, Trinidad and Tobago proclaimed its independence from Britain by the People’s National Movement (PNM) founder. Colonized into the British Empire in 1797, the country fought for years to be independent. After the Federation of the British Antilles ended in 1961, Trinidad and Tobago gained its independence. At 12 a.m. on August 31, the British flag was lowered and Trinidad and Tobago flag was hoisted. See Also: Michael Moore Begs Michelle Obama To Run For President: ‘She’s The One Person Who Could Crush Trump’ Trinidad and Tobago’s first Prime…

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Today would be a good day for Donald trump to release his tax returns.

        I need you all to pay attention to what is happening in America. ” A federal judge has denied congressional Democrats’ request to speed up their case seeking copies of President Donald Trump’s personal tax returns from the Internal Revenue Service. Thursday’s decision by U.S. District Judge Trevor McFadden makes it less likely that Democrats will win their lawsuit before November 2020, though nobody knows for sure how long the district court case and subsequent appeals might take. The American public has seen the tax returns…

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High court in eSwatini rules in favor of married women’s rights

The Southern Africa Litigation Centre is celebrating a significant victory for married women in eSwatini, after the country’s high court ruled Friday that the existing common-law doctrine discriminates against women and denies their constitutional rights to equality. “Marital power refers to the archaic common law doctrine that a husband has the ultimate right to decide over his wife and the matrimonial property,” the SALC explained. “The doctrine of marital power means that a married woman cannot deal with the marital assets without the knowledge and consent of her husband, yet…

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