Hikers in California’s Sierra Nevada found the remains of a Japanese internee from World War II By Ryan Prior, CNN Jan 4, 2020.

(CNN) – In early October, two hikers were traversing an alpine path, high in California’s Sierra Nevada range, when the unexpected happened: they stumbled upon human remains. The hikers reported their surprising find to local authorities. And once the weather cleared up nine days later, officials from Inyo County recovered the remains, sending them to…

Getting Older Can be Fun – Age with Humor!

  As you get older, your secrets are safe with your friends. They cant remember them either. I would be unstoppable, if I could only get started…… “I am having amnesia, dementia, and deja vu, all at the same time. I think Ive forgotten this before . . .” Aging: Eventually you will reach a…

Here is Why Certain Towns in Nigeria still Worship Pythons

For some people, reptiles are one of the most dangerous animals in the world. There is another group who get excited not repulsed at the sight of snakes since they regard reptiles as nothing but exotic meat. Then we have the last group of people who see snakes as creatures to be respected and worshipped,…

‘Fantastic day for elephants’: court rejects ivory ban challenge

Antique dealers fail in high court bid to overturn world-leading blanket ban on trading Antique dealers have failed in an attempt to overturn a total ban on ivory trading being introduced by the government after the high court ruled the legislation did not breach European law. MEET ANTHONY NWEKE A VETERAN AUTHOR Conservation groups, who…

For better or worse, in sickness or health – Opinion

Weddings mark the presence of love, the passage of time and a future that awaits us all Weddings are always a time of optimism, where we all hope that things will run its course for the best MEET ANTHONY NWEKE A VETERAN AUTHOR I was at a wedding recently and met people I hadn’t seen…

Brazilian ‘forest guardian’ killed by illegal loggers in ambush

Paulo Paulino Guajajara was killed by armed loggers in the Araribóia region in Maranhão A Brazilian indigenous land defender has been killed in an ambush by illegal loggers in an Amazon frontier region. MEET ANTHONY NWEKE A VETERAN AUTHOR According to a statement by the Brazilian Indigenous Peoples Association, Paulo Paulino Guajajara was shot and…

Game Of Thrones: HBO Is Working On A “House Of The Dragon” Series

By Violet Johnson 30 October  2019.  It appears we will finally get a peek into the lives of Daenerys Targaryen ‘and her dragons – Drogon, Viserion and Rhaegal. Advertisement The Game of Thrones prequel spinoff series House of the Dragon is receiving a straight-to-series order for 10 episodes from HBO, programming chief Casey Bloys announced late…

Boosting competition for faster growth in Africa

Heightened trade and geopolitical tensions have resulted in a broad-based global economic slowdown. Sub-Saharan Africa is also feeling the consequences of this more challenging global environment. While growth in the region is expected to continue at 3.2 percent in 2019, it is weaker than what we projected at the time of our last forecast six…