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The Stories You Need To Know: Africa’s Largest Wildlife Transfer, Kenyan Schoolgirls To Get Free Sanitary Pads, And More

50 elephants, 100 giraffes, 200 zebras and 200 buffaloes will be be transferred between Zimbabwe and Mozambique, and more.

ZIMBABWE–In an effort to replenish animal numbers that were devastated during Mozambique's 15-year civil war, 50 elephants, 100 giraffes, 200 zebras and 200 buffaloes will be be transferred between Zimbabwe and Mozambique. Read the full story here.


SOUTH SUDAN–South Sudan's media authority will lift a ban on around 20 foreign journalists who had been refused access to the country. Read the full story here.

KENYA–As most school girls in Kenya can’t afford sanitary pads, the government has committed to providing school girls with free ones. Read the full story here.

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The Netherlands Returns Nigeria's Centuries-Old Stolen Artefact

The Netherlands has returned to Nigeria a 600-year-old stolen artefact, the Ife Terracotta, which has been received by Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed.

According to The Guardian Nigeria, the Netherlands has returned a 600-year-old artefact to Nigeria. This comes after the artefact was reportedly smuggled using fraudulent papers through Ghana to the Dutch country. Netherlands ambassador to Nigeria, Harry van Dijk, handed over the Ife Terracotta to Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Nigeria's Minister of Information and Culture. The repatriation of the small but "priceless" Ife Terracotta has been a long journey considering it was reportedly smuggled out of Nigeria in 2019.

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