Celebrated primarily by the Malinke people of West Africa, the Fête de la Mare (Pond/Marsh Festival) coincides with the beginning of the rainy season in Guinea’s Haute region. The festival is celebrated in different locations throughout the region, but the most prominent Read More
Latin America and Caribbean Venezuela – Following the contentious election in Venezuela that gave Nicholás Maduro the power to shut down the Parliament to re-write their constitution, which was reported last week by Florian in our News Roundup, Donald Trump Read More
Africa Rwanda – On August 5th, Paul Kagame won the Rwandan presidential election with almost 99% of the total vote. This marks the third time, after 2003 and 2010, that Kagame was elected as president of Rwanda, which under his Read More
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