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    Zimbabwe: Politically connected timber smugglers wreck precious forests

    Illegal logging gangs from all over Zimbabwe towns are also coming into the forest smuggling hundreds of tonnes of trees every month and driving tree species to the brink of local extinction

    PROGRESS MWAREYA | 2018-02-25 21:26:44
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    Meet the woman whose team saved 14 Million lives from HIV.

    Ambassador Deborah L. Birx has one of the most important jobs in the world. She oversees the U.S. initiative to end AIDS — the largest commitment by any nation to combat a single disease in history.

    RAY MWAREYA | 2018-05-18 14:47:14

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