Articles about Africa from SocioLingo Africa

Ghana Navy Officer awarded by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II for Training Excellence

On Wed 12 April 2017, SLt. George Acquah of the Ghana Navy was presented with the prestigious Admiralty Prize by His Royal Highness the Duke of York , Prince Andrew at the Lord High Admiral’s Divisions’ Parade, which was conducted at the Britannia Royal Naval College at Dartmouth in the United Kingdom. SLt Acquah is […]

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African developers celebrated at Facebook’s annual F8 conference

Facebook ( celebrated the achievements and products of its growing African developer and partner ecosystem at its annual F8 developer conference (, held in San Jose, California, on 18 and 19 April. African developers shared the stage with Facebook and developers from around the world, showcasing innovative products and services they have created for their […]

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Illegal fishing : Four cases found in Sierra Leone in four days

Four illegal fishing cases have been found during a joint surveillance mission conducted by Greenpeace ( and Sierra Leone fishery authorities. Two Chinese vessels and one Korean vessel have been arrested for infringements of Sierra Leone fishing legislation, including possessing or using illegal fishing nets on board, no visible marking and a lack of required […]

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Research Nigeria : The Knowledge Society, Challenges of Doing Research in Africa

Research Summer Institute 2017, Institute for Advanced Studies, Ile-Ife, Nigeria The Knowledge Society and the challenge of doing research in Africa: Theoretic perspectives and methodological approaches. (x-posted from H-AfrArts)   Call for Applications The Institute for Advanced Studies plans to host a two-week summer programme on The Knowledge Society and the Challenges of Doing Research […]

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