Category Archives: Africa

Southern Africa: A Post-Colonial Opportunity for Peace Lost Forever

The stimulus for this article comes from a distant familial connection with a man in the Republic of South Africa. Through DNA matching we learned that we have at least one ancestor in common, apparently from the village of Velanidia … Continue reading

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The Century of Africa

During the remaining 80 years of this century Africa’s population will more than triple to around 4.3 billion. (Source: United Nations, Population Division) Also from the above: – Asia’s population will remain relatively constant at around 4.5 billion. – The … Continue reading

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