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CARD-Ghana advocates harmonising legal age for marriage

Ghana News Agency 18 Jun 2021
Accelerate the implementation of Agenda 2040 for an Africa fit for children”. The statement said the theme for the event was timely as it would afford stakeholders the opportunity to assess the progress made in promoting children’s rights in Ghana, Africa and globally, after five years of setting the “Agenda 2040” ... GNA. .
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SPORTS DRIPS: We give you the top 10 trail running shoes

Independent online (SA) 18 Jun 2021
Now that we entering the third wave of the pandemic and we are also on Lockdown level 3, team sports for amateurs will be halted, so keeping fit and healthy will be your own responsibility. South Africa has some amazing scenic spots where you can run or go for that long hike.
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NHRC Outlines Recommendations for Child Protection in the Gambia

Foroyaa 17 Jun 2021
In 1991 the Organisation of African Unity, now the African Union, set aside June 16th as the Day of the African Child to commemorate the 1971 Soweto Student Uprising and encourage Governments and peoples to reflect on the conditions of children in Africa and map out strategies to build an Africa fit for children.
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Africa should create a better future for children - Rebecca Akufo-Addo

Ghana Web 17 Jun 2021
Rebecca Akufo-Addo on Tuesday asked African societies to use the Day of the African Child as an opportunity to reflect on ways to create a better future for children ... The Day was on the theme. “30 Years after the Adoption of the Charter. Accelerate the Implementation of Agenda 2040 for an Africa fit for Children” ... Fostering an Africa fit for Children”.
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Gender Minister calls for the protection of children from abuse

Ghana News Agency 17 Jun 2021
"Our children need an environment free from all forms of abuse and exploitation; they need an Africa that is fit for all children, they need a Ghana that is safe so that children can grow and reach their full potential," she said ... Fostering an Africa fit for children was a 25 ...
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West Indies vs South Africa: Wilting Windies aim for top-order solidity in second Test

The Times of India 17 Jun 2021
#WINEWS The 2nd Betway Test Squad vs South Africa has been announced ... It reminds me of a wicket in Australia or probably South Africa, so it’s about us adapting ... South Africa will bring back middle order batsman Temba Bavuma if he passes a late fitness Test after he missed the first game with a hip problem.
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Joint Statement by the Department of Political Affairs, Peace and Security and Save the Children International on the Occasion of the Day of the African Child

Reliefweb 17 Jun 2021
Accelerate implementation of Agenda 2040 for an Africa fit for children”, we recommit to scale up the promotion of the rights and welfare of children of Africa ... A study conducted by Save the Children in 2020 revealed that the number of children living in conflict zones is highest in Africa.
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Zambia's Longtime Leader Kenneth Kaunda Dies at 97

Wall Street Journal 17 Jun 2021
Africa’s postcolonial leaders often fit a familiar type. the freedom fighter, the autocrat, the revered elder statesman ... Mr ... Mr. Kaunda died Thursday in Lusaka at 97 years of age—the last of a generation of African liberation leaders that also included South Africa’s Nelson Mandela, Tanzania’s Julius Nyerere and Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe. Mr ... Messrs ... .
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Local fencer finally inducted to become Master

The Voice Botswana 17 Jun 2021
Leboile is currently at Tyshler Fencing School and Eta College in Randburg, South Africa. She is attending fencing Master classes, and pursuing a Higher Certificate in Fitness and Coaching which qualifies her as a Master at the end of the year ... been in South Africa since February.
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Wilting Windies aim for top-order solidity in second test

Supersport 17 Jun 2021
It reminds me of a wicket in Australia or probably South Africa, so itu2019s about us adapting ... We are trying to work very hard on that."</p>South Africa will bring back middle order batsman Temba Bavuma if he passes a late fitness test after he missed the first game with a hip problem.
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Joint Statement by the AU Department for Political Affairs, Peace and Security and the Office of the SRSG for Children and Armed Conflict on the Day of the African Child

Reliefweb 17 Jun 2021
accelerate implementation of Agenda 2040 for an Africa fit for children”, DAC reminds us of our collective commitments, progress made and of remaining challenges to reach those left farthest behind ... The day aims at raising awareness for the situation of children in Africa, and on the need for continuing improvement in education.
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CHRAJ commemorates 2021 Day of African Child

Ghana News Agency 17 Jun 2021
... of African Unity (OAU) in memory of the June 16th, 1976 student uprising in Soweto, South Africa ... accelerate the implementation of agenda 2040 for an Africa fit for children,” a statement signed by Mr Joseph Whittal, CHRAJ Commissioner and copied to the Ghana News Agency.
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'If you are of the camp that wants to keep the art world an exclusive ...

The Art Newspaper 17 Jun 2021
The images created, had both a contemporary and timeless quality to them ... Not only was Kristin Hjellegjerde keen, she also knew exactly which artist in her roster would fit the project. In Good Soil, I sing about the rich history and ancestry of Africa ... In Chukwuma’s work, Africa is both the cradle of humanity and a site of innovation for the future ... .
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The time we tried to dig a hole to China

Messenger-Inquirer 17 Jun 2021
I wonder if kids today ever think about digging a hole to China?. Probably not. But there was a time when kids actually believed they could. In 1957, Wayne, the kid who lived across the highway, and I decided we could do it ... It’s the Indian Ocean, between Australia and Africa. My mother would have had a fit if we had flooded the backyard like that ... .
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Thoughts of a Nima boy: Some great women I read about and the issue with women empowerment in Africa

Ghana Web 17 Jun 2021
In a like manner, a spurious and complete falsehood was canalized through the media that Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the first woman President in Africa, was being laid by her young ministers ... She really brought a fit of tranquility in a chaotic parliament as that of South Africa.
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