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Apartheid in BC, Canada

Apartheid in BC, Canada

Credit: The Province, Vancouver, Canada. Food given to a group of African tree planters at bush camps in British Columbia was much different than the menu (...)

| December 2013 | 1448 views

Rob Ford, Mayor of Toronto, in the News

Rob Ford, Mayor of Toronto, in the News

Credit: cbc.ca A judge authorized the release Wednesday of a few more paragraphs from the documents that police used to obtain warrants for an (...)

| November 2013 | 796 views

From a common thread, African kinship grows

From a common thread, African kinship grows

By Dan Tseghay, Vancouver, Canada. Credit: The Georgia Straight, Vancouver, Canada. Vancouver isn’t known for having a large African community. And (...)

| September 2013 | 978 views

Canada: Reconciliation is not only about the past

Canada: Reconciliation is not only about the past

News Feature By Dan Tseghay, Vancouver, Canada. Credit: The Georgia Straight, Vancouver, Canada. The 300 or so men descended on the foot of what is now (...)

| September 2013 | 1031 views

Canada: SALNAM Gains Recognition

Canada: SALNAM Gains Recognition

By Abu Bakarr Biggie Kamara, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. On Wednesday July 31st, 2013 at about 2:30 pm, the Sierra Leone Nationals Association of Manitoba (...)

| August 2013 | 1367 views

Canada Takes Leadership Role

Canada Takes Leadership Role

Increasing private investment in Africa’s agriculture sector will help lift millions of people in sub-Saharan Africa out of poverty. Canada is taking (...)

| June 2013 | 4201 views

Canada: Minister Blaney Attends Africa Day

Canada: Minister Blaney Attends Africa Day

The Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada’s Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister for La Francophonie, recently participated in the Africa Day (...)

| June 2013 | 806 views

Winnipeg: Interview with SALNAM Vice-President

Winnipeg: Interview with SALNAM Vice-President

In this interview Winnipeg-based Randolph Gorvie engages Sierra Leone Nationals Association Vice President Abu Bakarr (Biggie) Kamara on various issues. (...)

| October 2012 | 2313 views

Germany: Barbie Lindsha Announces New Album

Germany: Barbie Lindsha Announces New Album

By PV Arts and Culture Correspondent Lans Omar. The wait will be over pretty soon. Sierra Leone’s Afro rap/pop & techno queen, Barbie Lindsha (...)

| October 2012 | 2035 views