Planning a Vacation in 2019, Consider These Super Destinations

Planning a Vacation in 2019, Consider These Super Destinations

Planning a Vacation in 2019, Consider These Super Destinations When planning a vacation in Y 2019, consider some destinations that are not overly traveled. Experience the South Africa, ancient Cambodia or holiday in Dubai, the City of the Future. Forget the chaos of London and Paris and check out these destinations for your Y 2019 […]

Gem Diamonds Continues to Dig Up Big Rocks in Africa

Gem Diamonds Continues to Dig Up Big Rocks in Africa

Gem Diamonds Continues to Dig Up Big Rocks in Africa $GMDMF Africa-focused Gem Diamonds (LON:GEMD, OTCMKT:GMDMF) must be getting used to recovering huge precious rocks from its flagship Letšeng mine in Lesotho, as it has just dug up another massive one. The 138-carat, Top white colour Type IIa diamond is 12th diamond over 100 carats the company finds this […]

South African Diamond Fetches Nearly $500,000

South African Diamond Fetches Nearly $500,000

South African Diamond Fetches Nearly $500,000 A 42.26-carat diamond recovered by Canadian junior Tango Mining (TSXV:TGV) fetched nearly $500,000 at the Kimberley Diamond Exchange, last week. In detail, the gemstone was sold on tender for $11,267 per carat. The unnamed diamond was recovered from run of mine gravel at the company’s Oena mine, an 8,800-hectare […]

Archaeology Find Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier

Archaeology Find Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier

Archaeology Find Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier Stone tools recovered from an ‘dig’ in China suggest that our evolutionary forerunners trekked out of Africa earlier than the experts thought. Until now, the oldest evidence of human-like creatures outside Africa came from 1.8-M-year-old artifacts and skulls found in the Georgian town of Dmanisi. But the new […]

Big Game Hunters Rejoice, President Trump Shredded Regs on Lion Trophies

Big Game Hunters Rejoice, President Trump Shredded Regs on Lion Trophies

Big Game Hunters Rejoice, President Trump Shredded Regs on Lion Trophies The Trump Administration recently rolled back protections for African Lions, releasing new guidelines that allow hunters to bring trophies from animals killed in parts of Africa into the US, according to updated rules released by the US Fish and Wildlife Service. Wildlife officials began […]

Gem Diamonds Finds Another Huge Diamond at its Lesotho Mine

Gem Diamonds Finds Another Huge Diamond at its Lesotho Mine

Gem Diamonds Finds Another Huge Diamond at its Lesotho Mine $GMDMF Africa-focused Gem Diamonds (OTCMKT:GMDMF) unveiled a 115-carat stone Tuesday at its flagship Letšeng mine in Lesotho, the latest in a string of major discoveries at the operation this year. The finding of the high-quality, D-color Type IIa diamond follows the recovery of 5 other diamonds of over 100 […]

ISIS Building Massive Presence in Africa and Yemen

ISIS Building Massive Presence in Africa and Yemen

ISIS Building Massive Presence in Africa and Yemen If ISIS can take control of large parts of North Africa the world will have a terrorism issue that will grow very quickly. The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, al-Qaeda, Al-Shabaab (militant group), Boko Haram, Indonesian Mujahedeen Council, Taliban, Sipah Sahaba, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Hizbul Mujahideen […]

Gold, the #1 Explored Natural Resource in 2015

Gold, the #1 Explored Natural Resource in 2015

Gold, the #1 Explored Natural Resource in 2015 $GLD, $SLV, $ABX, $GG.V The Africa region had the highest in situ value for reported reserves and resources at primary Gold projects, with values totaling $1.48-T. A recent report shows that despite the Y-Y decline in the global exploration budget in Y 2015, Gold’s $3.94-B allocation made […]

Good News for the Lion Population in Africa

Good News for the Lion Population in Africa

African lion populations have declined by up to 75% since Y 1980, according to Adam M. Roberts, CEO of animal advocacy non-profit organization Born Free USA and international wildlife charity Born Free Foundation. These majestic creatures occupy just 8% of their historic range, and were thought to be locally extinct in some areas, such as […]

Africa’s Great Escape

Africa’s Great Escape

Africa’s Great Escape Cape Town showcases the ultimate African adventure  Three times the size of New York and combining rare wildlife, undulating scenery and compelling history, Cape Town possesses an unrivaled sense of energy. Thanks to superb hosting skills during the FIFA World Cup 2010, South Africa’s “Mother City” has cast off old perceptions, to […]

Africa’s Boosts ICT Development to Spur Trade

Africa’s Boosts ICT Development to Spur Trade

Africa’s Boosts ICT Development to Spur Trade Africa’s largest trading bloc said Wednesday it will harness ICT (information, communication technologies) to create significant economic activities within the region and beyond. Dr. Amany Asfour, chairperson of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Business Council, said ICT services are essential in the sector and […]