GUINEA CONAKRY, WEST AFRICA - Mr. Abdoul Karim Keira entered into rest Thursday, December 3...College of Georgia. Funeral services will be held in Guinea Conakry, West Africa. For more information, contact Peoples Funeral Home, 723 Walton...

Marietta Hicklin

...Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation. She also received credits from Kean College of NJ for going back on an educational trip to West Africa. Before her second trip to Africa, she married her husband, James, in 1988 and settled in Piscataway, NJ. Upon...

Georgia makes agricultural agreement with West Africa's Gabon

ATLANTA - Agricultural experts from Georgia have inked a deal with the West African country of Gabon to help develop its tiny farming sector - a partnership that could lead to lucrative deals for state producers.

Ancient Islamic texts crumble in West Africa's desert north

...era of Muslim culture, including West Africa's unique part in it, are decaying...bringing wealth - and Islam - to West Africa's northern desert. Timbuktu...and perhaps 3 million across West Africa. Mohamed Galla Dicko, director...

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Polygamy still an option for parts of West Africa

...among Muslims in parts of black West Africa. In Senegal, nearly 47 percent...maintaining a stronger hold in black West Africa than in many Arab states, says...permission," Masmoudi says. West Africa has known multiple marriages since...

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West Africa's Senegal boasts rare achievements fighting AIDS

...also persuaded religious leaders to help. While Muslim protesters ripped down posters promoting condoms elsewhere in West Africa, religious leaders in Senegal started talking about AIDS in mosques and churches, at conferences, on television and...

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Ghana: Land of contradictions

...gloom -- all should have been welcome respites from West Africa's blistering sun. But standing there, my back against...airport and from Accra to London and to other points in West Africa. Car travel within Ghana is often procured by bargaining...

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Black family traces roots to woman who owned slaves

...American family to an English slave trader buried in West Africa. From there, the branches spread to two mulatto women...on the Banana Islands off the coast of Sierra Leone in West Africa. He was shipwrecked and took refuge on the island...

Journalist seeks redemption in new memoir

...York Times Magazine for writing a story about slavery in West Africa based on a composite character. Little did Finkel know...now he was a public disgrace. When he was sent to West Africa for a story on child slaves in cocoa plantations, it...

Food village adds spice to festival

...most popular dishes there traces its existence to both West Africa and New York City. For 15 years, Edythe Dimond has...money for the United Negro College Fund who had been to West Africa taught her the recipe. "I think this is a hangover...