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Wangari’s Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa (African Book)

Wangari’s Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa (African Book)

The African book “Wangari’s Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa” tells the story of Wangari Maathai, who was born and raised “in the shadow of Mount Kenya.” Wangari’s Trees of Peace” is a well-written African story book with pictures for every young child to understand.

Many Liberians would reject Sirleaf 2nd term, rival say

Many Liberians would reject Sirleaf 2nd term, rival say

MONROVIA — The main rival of Liberian president and Nobel laureate Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf issued a veiled warning on Saturday, saying tens of thousands could reject her re-election in a looming vote, making it hard for her to govern.

Three women share Nobel Peace Prize

Three women share Nobel Peace Prize

(InformAfrica) — Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Liberian “peace warrior” Leymah Gbowee and Yemen’s Arab Spring activist Tawakkul Karman on Friday won the Nobel Peace Prize, the jury said.

Kenya’s Nobel peace laureate Wangari Maathai dies at 71

Kenya’s Nobel peace laureate Wangari Maathai dies at 71

(InformAfrica) — Kenyan environmental activist Wangari Maathai, the first African woman to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, has died of cancer aged 71, her family said Monday.