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HARASSMENT

THE RIGHT TO AVOID HARASSMENT

Article 12 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights states that ‘No one shall be subjected to arbitrary interference with his privacy, family, home or correspondence, nor to attacks upon his honour and reputation.’ This means that all people have the right to avoid being harassed or defamed without clear

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ZIMBABWE ENVIRONMENT

THE IMPACT OF CHINA ON THE ZIMBABWEAN ENVIRONMENT

INTRODUCTION In 2018, Zimbabwe and China became official ‘strategic partners’. China provides a source of credit and investment that is important for Zimbabwe’s economy. The country would struggle without this investment. However, for those living in areas where Chinese companies mine, the relationship has instead resulted in serious environmental problems.

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AFRICAN LOCUST BEAN TREE

THE HEALTH BENEFITS OF THREE ECONOMIC TREE PRODUCTS IN THE NORTHERN GHANA

From time immemorial, plants have played a major role in people’s culture via their food, clothes, and medicine, among others. Several plants are utilized widely in Northern Ghana based on their associated health benefits. The major ones are African Locust Bean, Baobab, and Shea which are affectionately called the “three

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AFRICAN MASQUERADE

THE AFRICAN MASQUERADE

Masquerades are traditional events, involving masked dancers that embody different spirits. They happen during festivals, ceremonies, or rituals and can involve songs, dances, drama, and poetry. Masquerades reclaim the African heritage that was lost during colonial times, by embracing the spirit of African culture and customs and giving meaning to

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KENYA TRIBES

THE TRIBES OF KENYA

Kenya is one of the most diverse countries in the world. It has over 150 ethnic groups. However, Kenya is commonly recognised to have only 42 official tribes. The existence of official tribes has both advantages and disadvantages. Going forward, the notion of tribes can be used to make minority

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KEEPING ACTIVE WITH CHILDREN

Physical activity is vital for both children and adults for overall health. The most obvious benefits are to our physical health by reducing the risk of major illnesses such as heart disease, stroke, and diabetes. Research also shows that physical activity can benefit mental health. It can boost mood, improve

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