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  1. GIA Hosts Rough Diamond Evaluation Course in C te d'IvoireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Diamonds.net

    Press Release: In an effort to further the gem and jewelry industry's beneficiation initiatives, the Gemological Institute of America debuted its rough diamond evaluation course in French in CA te d'Ivoire. The class, which was held in Abidjan from September 15 to 19, consisted of six government officials from the Ministry of Mines, Customs and the Ivorian mining development organization SODEMI, as well as two representatives of artisanal mining cooperatives and one field staffer from the Property Rights and Artisanal Diamond Development II project of the U.S. Agency for International Development.

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  2. GIA's Rough Diamond Evaluation Course in C te d'Ivoire Furthers Beneficiation EffortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Diamonds.net

    Press Release: In an effort to further the gem and jewelry industry's beneficiation initiatives, GIA debuted its Rough Diamond Evaluation course in French in CA te d'Ivoire. The class, which was held in Abidjan from Sept.

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  3. Victoria FallsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Independent

    Africa leaves an indelible mark on its visitors and on this incredible three-country tour, you see some of the very best it has to offer. We see one of the world's finest natural wonders, the amazing Victoria Falls - three times as long and twice as high as Niagara.

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  4. 2015 Netball WC: One year to plan, but shall we?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Daily Monitor

    Comment. Before winning the Six Nations Cup in Singapore last year, the She Cranes had only secured government funding at the last minute after making a plea for public help in local media.

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  5. Here's How Much It Costs To Get Married At 15 Iconic Landmarks Around The WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Switched

    In the first "Sex And The City" movie, Carrie Bradshaw almost ties the knot with Mr. Big at the New York Public Library -- a dream wedding venue for any city guy or gal. Unfortunately, the gorgeous location comes with a pretty hefty price tag of $50,000.

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  6. Just back from: Botswana and South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | SFGate

    Lee Eisman & Jay Tennenbaum on a safari game drive at Ngala Private Game Reserve in Kruger National Park, South Africa. Photo: ONLINE_YES Why you went: We went on safari in Tanzania seven years ago and loved it.

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  7. Netball: She Cranes fight on but can't even afford water...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | New Vision

    Uganda 43 Zimbabwe 42 Swaziland 58 Namibia 47 Wednesday, 9.30am Botswana v Uganda Uganda's mighty She Cranes continued to defy the odds on Tuesday after grinding out a close 43-42 win over Zimbabwe in Botswana. The Ugandans, who left for the week-long tournament, last Thursday with only $240 , return to action on Wednesday against Botswana in a must-win fixture of their Africa Netball World Cup qualifiers on Wednesday at the Bona courts in Gaborone.

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  8. Cranes car remains unclaimedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | New Vision

    By Swalley Kenyi FUFA is considering drawing another raffle to find a winner who can finally take their Nadia car that they used to promote the Uganda Cranes versus Guinea 2015 Africa Nations Cup qualifiers. The federation finance director Decolas Kiza said on Tuesday that they plan to hold another draw by next week if the current winner does not show up.

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  9. Uganda's golden team gets free medical check-up, flies back WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | New Vision

    By Norman Katende Uganda athletes who conquered the World Mountain Running championships were given a free medical check up at San Rocco as one of the packages of the national team sponsors . San Rocco is part of the Tuscany Training camp, which signed an agreement with the national athletics federation last year to have a medical check-up for all national team athletes and also treat them in case of injuries, if they can travel to Italy.

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  10. Daphne HamiltonRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 11 | Lockhart Post Register

    After a ten year, hard -fought battle with pink melanoma Daphne Hamilton finally succumbed on Sept.

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  11. African Safari Company Caters to Boom in Multigenerational Travel; Selects Safaris for Specific AgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | PR Log

    As the average age of grandparents in the U.S. continues to decline more three-generation family groups are seeking travel experiences that are suitable and rewarding for a wide range of ages and abilities.

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  12. Elephants roam widely and thrive in BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    No sign of an elephant in all of two minutes, a tourist teased a guide at Botswana's Chobe National Park, home to tens of thousands of elephants. A minute later, their vehicle cleared a knot of shrubs and elephants loomed ahead beside the dusty road.

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  13. Chaa Creek Hails USA Today's "Bucket List" as a Boost for Eco-TourismRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | PRWeb

    The Lodge at Chaa Creek says their inclusion in this summer's USA Today Travel "bucket list" of eleven top travel destinations shows that environmental sustainability does not come at a cost to quality or service.

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  14. Two New Tours Introduce Fans to Cities Where 'The Giver' Was FilmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | Jaunted

    The Giver might be set in a world lacking color and memory but in reality the new movie was filmed in two of the world's most vibrant cities - Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa .

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  15. The World's Best All-Inclusive Resorts for FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2014 | ABC News

    Forget everything you know about all-inclusive resorts. Wipe your memory clean of ho-hum service, bland buffets, and run-of-the-mill menus that bore you to tears.

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  16. Botswana, a rare refuge for elephantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2014 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    CHOBE NATIONAL PARK, Botswana - No sign of an elephant in all of two minutes, a tourist teased a guide at Botswana's Chobe National Park, home to tens of thousands of elephants. A minute later, their vehicle cleared a knot of shrubs and elephants loomed ahead beside the dusty road.

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  17. Advice: 2 weeks in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    Need some help with a 2 week itinerary in Africa? If you have a travel question, email us at travel@stuff.co.nz .

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  18. Is Beijing the world's most polluted city?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    No! It does get the most coverage and, yes, the polluted is bad on many days but Beijing did not make the list of the top ten polluted cities in the world and it is not even the most polluted city in China .

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  19. Botswana U-17 soccer coach accuses Zambia of age cheatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Botswana national under-17 soccer coach Odirile Matlhaku has accused Zambia of using over-aged players in a qualifier match for the 2015 Africa Youth Championship.

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  20. 2015 Nations Cup: Qualification battle beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Vanguard

    After the the hostilities of the Brazil 2014 World Cup, African nations have returned to the turf to battle for qualification ahead of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations to be hosted by Morocco.

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