AFRICA

ICANN’s Durban Meeting Kicks Off with Signing of New Registrar and Registry Agreements

DURBAN, South Africa, July 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The first group of Internet Registries and Registrars has signed new agreements with ICANN (http://www.icann.org), bringing new generic Top-Level Domains (gTLDs) into the home stretch of going live online.   “This is a huge accomplishment,” said Fadi Chehadé, ICANN President and CEO. “We can see […]

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Roundtable on financing Africa’s infrastructure in Tunis

TUNIS, Tunisia, July 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — AUC Chairperson, Mrs Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, ECA Executive Secretary,Mr Carlos Lopes and AfDB Group President Mr Donald Kaberuka (http://www.afdb.org), will meet in Tunis on 19 July 2013 for a high level roundtable aimed at scaling up financing of infrastructure in line with Africa’s vision for the […]

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UK Foreign Office Minister condemns attack on UN peacekeepers in Darfur

UK Foreign Office Minister condemns attack on UN peacekeepers in Darfur LONDON, United-Kingdom, July 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds condemns the attack on UN peacekeepers in Nyala, South Darfur and offers condolences to those affected by the attack. Mr Simmonds said: “I am shocked by the attack on UN […]

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Uganda Red Cross Society helps relocate 65,000 Congolese refugees

Uganda Red Cross Society helps relocate 65,000 Congolese refugees GENEVA, Switzerland, July 15, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Uganda Red Cross Society is mobilizing staff and volunteers to assist in the relocation of 65,500 refugees who have fled violence in northern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).   Refugees began pouring over the Ugandan border […]

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Cameroon – The Syntax of Tuki, a cartographic approach

The Syntax of Tuki, A cartographic approach Series Title: Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today 203 Publication Year: 2013 Publisher: John Benjamins http://www.benjamins.com/ Buy the book:The Syntax of Tuki: A cartographic approach (Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today) Abstract: This monograph conducts a syntactic study of Tuki, a Bantu language spoken in Cameroon, from a cartographic perspective. The following domains are meticulously explored: The […]

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