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Downtown shopping

I did this from my imagination, starting off with two figures, letting it develop as I went along. Therefore, here the image was the inspiration for the words, whereas, often a song or certain words will be the inspiration for my sketch. 337 more words


After Mugabe, Mugabe?

On 29th September 2014, International Crisis Group released a briefing on Zimbabwe entitled ‘Zimbabwe: Waiting for the Future’. Africa Integrity endorses the group’s call for ZANU-PF to ‘decide conclusively at its December Congress who will replace President Mugabe were he to be incapacitated or to decide not to seek re-election in 2018’, in order to reduce potential for political instability in Zimbabwe. 374 more words

Grace Mugabe

Makgadikgadi Pan

The Makgadikgadi Pan, a salt pan situated in the middle of the dry savanna of north-eastern Botswana, is one of the largest salt flats in the world. 848 more words

The Holistic Expedition Of Africa

Stakeholders share their views on gender and climate smart agriculture

By Leisa Perch and Rosaly Byrd*

Approximately 300 stakeholders involved in climate-smart agriculture (CSA) practice and policy had the opportunity to share their views and to let them be counted on Gender and CSA. 235 more words


Torti, the Leopard Tortoise

Camera : Kodak EasyShare C195

This is Torti, my Leopard Tortoise (Stigmochelys pardalis), who has been with me since she was no larger than my hand. 757 more words


15-16 September - Chobe National Park

Stayed overnight in the park.  These are pictures from the days. Some more to be added once reliable wifi found to allow them to be uploaded

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15-16 September - Chobe Game Drive and Overnight Camp

A quiet day yesterday spent relaxing and getting to know some of the people on the new truck.  And of course moving my stuff to a tent belonging to the new truck. 656 more words

Southern Africa