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Posted on 6 September 2018 | 11:12 am
Madagascar out to shock Senegal - SuperSport
SuperSportMadagascar out to shock SenegalSuperSportMadagascar will square off with Senegal in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualification Group A match at the Mahamasina Municipal Stadium in Antananarivo on Sunday. Kick-off is at 1:30 pm. Barea started their Group A campaign with an impressive ...
Posted on 6 September 2018 | 9:31 am
16 candidates want Madagascar vote delayed -
The East African (press release) (blog)16 candidates want Madagascar vote delayedThe East African (press release) (blog)Sixteen candidates led by veteran leader Didier Ratsiraka, want the November 7 Madagascar presidential election postponed. Mr Ratsiraka, who will turn 82 on November 4, said that the election would put the entirely nation at a risk if not conducted ...
Posted on 6 September 2018 | 4:51 am
Madagascar Ex-President Urges Postponement
BloombergMadagascar Ex-President Urges Postponement of November ElectionsBloombergElections in Madagascar tend to trigger periods of instability. The last vote in 2013, the first after a military takeover in 2009, was held two years behind schedule because of repeated delays. In 2002, former President Marc Ravalomanana triggered a ...
Posted on 6 September 2018 | 3:51 am
Charity seeks volunteers to help build
The Construction IndexCharity seeks volunteers to help build Madagascar schoolThe Construction IndexSEED Madagascar has been helping both the people and wildlife of the African nation for nearly 20 years but needs help. As part of its work, the charity regularly helps build schools, wells and toilet facilities. Its latest project, which is set to ...
Posted on 6 September 2018 | 12:54 am
WASH Consultancy Assignment for sector
Madagascar is facing enormous challenges to achieve water and sanitation for all. According to the latest report from the JMP 1 (see pp 24-5), Madagascar is among the countries lagging furthest behind in achieving the MDGs, with 48% of the population using ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:36 am
Picture of the Day: This Surreal Uninhabited
On a return flight from Madagascar, reddit user fulminic flew over this uninhabited island and snapped this amazing photo. When he got home, he scoured Google Earth and was able to locate the remote island in East Madagascar. The locals called it Antafana ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:09 am
What’s new in New Orleans? The city’s
The signature Latitude 29 (eight-year Demerara rum, passion fruit puree, Madagascar vanilla syrup, orange, pineapple and lemon) is a delicious drink, a perfect modern-day example of the tiki art. The bar snacks are great here, too (bahn mi, steak frites ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:09 pm
Back from the brink: Lemurs of Madagascar
(CNN)Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot unlike any other. The fourth largest island in the world broke off from mainland Africa around 150 million years ago, cast adrift in the Indian Ocean. Isolation proved fertile breeding ground for evolution.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:56 pm
'We wore armoured underwear in Mogadishu':
I’m a big fan of Greece and Madagascar is still extraordinary despite what we as humans have done to it. In Madagascar, you can see sights that look like they are out of a movie such as spring cactus, cowboys moving cattle across a plain, valleys and ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:20 pm