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«The Lord had the wonderful advantage of being able to work alone.»

—Kofi Annan.

Thought For Today

April 8 in history

217  Roman Emperor Caracalla was assassinated (and succeeded) by his Praetorian Guard prefect, Marcus Opellius Macrinus.

1093 The new Winchester Cathedral was dedicated by Walkelin. 764 ord igjen

History

Kofi Annan

Kofi Annan was born in 1938 in Kumasi, Ghana.  He is a part of a rather prominent family of the Ghanaian Aristocracy and is also the grandson and nephew of three tribal chieftains.   1 086 ord igjen

Biographies

Bayesian maps of Africa

A rather special issue of Nature this week (1 March 2018) as it addresses Bayesian geo-cartography and mapping childhood growth failure and educational achievement (along with sexual differences) all across Africa! 208 ord igjen

Statistics

Quote of the week: Week of March 12, 2018

Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.—Kofi Annan

Quote

Healthcare Jumla of Modi Government

Union Budget for 2018-2019 has promised a National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS), a publicly funded health insurance programme for half a billion citizens of the country. 743 ord igjen

Government

How IT threatens democracy

Feb 18,2018 – JORDAN TIMES – KOFI A. ANNAN

MUNICH — The Internet and social media were once hailed for creating new opportunities to spread democracy and freedom. 406 ord igjen

The Muslim Times