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In East Africa, Safari workers wash cars, fry fish and struggle to survive

“We knew we wouldn’t get the vaccines as quickly as in America and Europe,” said George Gituku, the owner of Sandrage Safaris in Kenya, “so under the circumstances, we’re grateful to have business.” . In 2019, Kenya welcomed more than two million international visitors, a record number and an increase of nearly 4% over the […]

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South Africa unhappy with inclusion in UK coronavirus ‘red list’

South Africa is in turmoil over Britain’s decision to keep the country on its coronavirus ‘red list’, a move that means travelers have to pay for a costly hotel quarantine when they return to the Kingdom -United. Renowned for its breathtaking wildlife and landscapes, South Africa is struggling to recover from the crippling blow the […]

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Safari Park wants help naming a newborn calf on World Rhino Day

SAN DIEGO – Wednesday marks World Rhino Day and the San Diego Zoo needs help naming a calf born at Safari Park. A female southern white rhino was born on August 22 to first mum Kianga and father J Gregory. The San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance invites the public to help name this curious and […]

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Making African cities a source of optimism and sustainable development

Professor Edgar Pieterse warns that unless cities are put on a more sustainable footing, this key source of human connectivity and innovation could well contribute to our demise. Have you ever walked around a city and marveled at the hustle and bustle? Cars and buses speed past, buildings tower over you, and advertising screams for […]

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Turning African cities into rotting dead end waste …

Professor Edgar Pieterse is founding director of the African Center for Cities (ACC) at the University of Cape Town and holder of the South African Research Chair in Urban Policy. Have you ever wandered around a city and marveled at the hustle and bustle? Cars and buses parade, buildings towering above you, and advertising screams […]

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Safari West takes visitors to the Serengeti on an immersive wildlife experience

SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Known as the Sonoma Serengeti, Safari West is the closest to Africa without going there. “You are, for all intents and purposes, in Africa. There are tents that have been imported from Ladysmith, South Africa, and we have African animals roaming our hills,” explained the Safari West co-founder, Nancy Lang. “It’s […]

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Southern white rhino calf born at San Diego Zoo safari park

SAN DIEGO – A newborn female southern white rhino now explores the San Diego Zoological Park’s 60-acre African savannah – running, playing and getting curiously close to the Cape buffaloes that share her habitat – all under the watchful eye of his protective mother. The calf, who has yet to be named, was born in […]