Hurricane Katrina

By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 19th, 2012
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Floods resulting from the autumn rainy season have devastated central and southeastern Nigeria. According to Nigerian media, the flooding is the worst in fifty years, and has already killed more than one hundred and displaced more than a million people. The Nigerian media speculates that the particul...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2012
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Tropical Storm Isaac bore down on the U.S. Gulf Coast on Tuesday, packing swirling winds and rain and posing a major test of the region’s new flood control systems seven years after Hurricane Katrina sent walls of water crashing across its shoreline. Rain and tropical storm force winds were exp...
By benim
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Aug 27th, 2011
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President Barack Obama on Saturday visited Federal Emergency Management Agency headquarters to get an update on preparations for Hurricane Irene as it charged north along the East Coast. Obama, who cut short his vacation on Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, by a day because of the hurricane, sa...
By benim
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Nov 10th, 2010
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George W Bush gave a witty, wise-cracking performance on the Oprah Winfrey Show, revealing his relief that his days in the White House were over, says Rachel Ray. One thing that hasn’t been affected after eight stressful years as POTUS is Mr Bush’s sense of humour. And after watching his engaging and...