Poverty Plus A Poisonous Plant Blamed For Paralysis In Rural Africa - NPR
For nearly a century, people have reported mysterious epidemics of permanent paralysis in rural regions of Africa. In 1990, Hans Rosling a Swedish epidemiologist and pop-star statistician, who died of pancreatic cancer earlier this month, linked the ...
South Africa: Xenophobic Attacks Prompt Angry Backlash in Nigeria - Newsweek
A series of xenophobic attacks on foreigners in South Africa have provoked an angry response in Nigeria, where protesters ransacked the offices of a South African telecoms giant Thursday. A spokesman for South African mobile phone firm MTN said that ...