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Wild palm oil from Guinea Bissau

Oil palms (Elaeis guineensis) were born thousands of years ago in West African forests. Today, Guinea Bissau is still home to many wild palms that produce a red oil widely used for traditional recipes. Local communities continue…

Afromexican forgotten for 200 years

The number of Afro-Mexicans in the country is estimated at 450,000, but the actual figure is unknown because the authorities have not made a precise count. During Mexico's 200-year war of independence this week, thousands of…

Africa: the worst World cup since 1982?

For the first time since 1982, there is likely to be no African selection in the last 16 of the World Cup. To avoid this fiasco, all the hopes of the continent are based on Senegal playing its destiny against Colombia on Thursday.…

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