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Tennessee zoo announces name for its rare spotless giraffe

Sandhills Express 05 Sep 2023
A rare spotless giraffe born at Brights Zoo in Limestone, Tennessee, this summer captured hearts. Now, the newborn finally has a name ... The giraffe will be called Kipekee, which means “unique” in Swahili. The zoo announced the choice on Facebook, where, in a post last month, it asked people to choose between four symbolic names.

India donates USD1 mn to promote Hindi at UN

The Siasat Daily 19 Jul 2023
United Nations. India has donated USD1 million to the UN for the promotion of Hindi. Acknowledging India’s contribution Melissa Fleming, the Global Communications under-secretary-general, tweeted on Monday ... The UN media outfits began running websites and social media posts in Hindi, in addition to Swahili and Portuguese, in 2018 ... .

Woman shares how Punjabis in Kenya are influenced by Swahili

Indian Express 30 May 2023
... economic opportunities Today, Kenyan-Punjabis speak their own variety of Punjabi that has been influenced by the Swahili language\/7hFrStq7SA \u2014 Lalkaar (@Lalkaar_) May 29, 2023 The user also posted more videos of the woman explaining words in Kenyan Punjabi.

Translating Swahili language and knowledge in colonial and post-colonial Tanzania

Phys Dot Org 24 May 2023
Swahili, Translation, and the Communication of Knowledge," published in Isis ... Translating Swahili language and knowledge in colonial and post-colonial Tanzania (2023, May 24) retrieved 24 May 2023 from https.//

The French, Swahili, and a Sacred Heart

The American Spectator 12 May 2023
I thanked him profusely in Swahili for his efforts, expressed my concern that not all the students present understood French, and asked ...Asante Kanali,” I thanked the colonel, in Swahili ... The post The French, Swahili, and a Sacred Heart appeared first on The American Spectator .

‘Forever chemicals’ endanger health of anglers who eat what they catch

Longview News-Journal 11 Apr 2023
... and the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation could help by funding an effort to print the fish consumption advisories in Spanish, Nepali, Swahili, Kinyarwanda, Pashto, and other languages on cards that could be handed out by conservation officers and posted at boat ramp kiosks.

A veteran was plagued by panic attacks. Then he hiked 11,000 miles.

Stars and Stripes 07 Apr 2023
That was something I had completely lost for a decade-plus," said the 41-year-old Army veteran who struggled with depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder after his medical discharge in 2003 ... (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Washington Post) ... Robinson earned the trail name, “Akuna,” a riff on a Swahili phrase (and “The Lion King”).

Ancient DNA is restoring the origin story of the Swahili people of the East African coast

Phys Dot Org 02 Apr 2023
The legacy of the medieval Swahili civilization is a source of extraordinary pride in East Africa, as reflected in its language being the official tongue of Kenya, Tanzania and even inland countries like Uganda and Rwanda, far from the Indian Ocean shore where the culture developed nearly two millennia ago.

Doctor decries gun violence after school shooting near miss

Times Union 28 Mar 2023
After she received a text alerting her to the attack, Grayson took to Facebook to post about what she experienced, writing, “WHY ARE OUR CHILDREN BEING MASSACRED IN THEIR SCHOOLS?!” ... In her post, Grayson wrote that she has operated on a school shooting victim ... Later, when an initial death toll came out, she posted an update.

Who are the ‘dalalas’, the middlemen preying on trapped domestic staff in Saudi Arabia?

The Observers 27 Feb 2023
A video posted on YouTube in late 2022 shows about a dozen veiled women standing in a room together. The women are asking for help, most of them speaking Swahili ... The domestic workers who flee often end up working for abusive middlemen, nicknamed “dalalas” in Swahili ... “Hosting ladies in Riyadh at affordable price [sic],” says this post.

Influencer Maja Janeska found dead: ‘She sometimes feared for her life’

New York Post 09 Dec 2022
At that time, she learned Swahili and launched her career as a makeup artist and stylist.Jam Press Janeska was found dead “with a gunshot wound on the head,” said South African police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Mavela Masondo.Jam Press ... View this post on Instagram. A post shared by Maya Mia (@maya_mia_y).

Emotional reunion between a chimp and her newborn will leave you teary-eyed

Hindustan Times 19 Nov 2022
The infant was delivered on Tuesday by C-section ... The baby chimp was named Kucheza, which means 'play' in Swahili. In the post's caption, the Sedgwick County Zoo wrote, "Mahale gave birth via C-section after her labor had stopped progressing ... View this post on Instagram. A post shared by Sedgwick County Zoo (@sedgwickcountyzoo) ... I can't. So beautiful.".

At least 19 dead after passenger plane crash-lands into Lake Victoria in Tanzania

New York Post 06 Nov 2022
More On. plane crashes. Plane crashes into Long Island cemetery, injuring 2. Gold’s Gym parent company RSG Group gives update on CEO, family’s plane crash ... Stringer/REUTERS ... Previous 1 of 4 ... Let’s continue to be calm while the rescue operation continues while we ask God to help us,” Suluhu wrote on Twitter in Swahili. With Post wires.

Courting the Kikuyu: Kenyan politicians split biggest voting bloc

Al Jazeera 07 Aug 2022
Unsurprisingly, the deputy president chose to stage his final rally on August 6 in Kikuyuland, specifically in Kirigiti, historically strategic to the Kenyan liberation struggle and post-independence politics.

Nichelle Nichols blamed William Shatner for groundbreaking Star Trek role being reduced

The Mercury News 02 Aug 2022
By the end of the first season, her lines and those of others were routinely cut, the Washington Post said ... Nichols created an impressive backstory for her character as a renowned linguist whose last name is a feminized version of the Swahili word for “freedom,” the Washington Post reported.

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