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Oct 5, 2014

Dog Covered in Tar Found in India

Dog Covered in Tar Found in India
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Dog Covered in Tar Credit: Source A dog covered in tar was reportedly found in the Western part of India. The poor dog was able to survived the hot tar that covered his whole body. Click here to watch the touching video of the dog covered in tar as rescuers treat him. Reports say that […]


May 9, 2014

Megamouth Shark Caught Off Shizuoka Coast

Megamouth Shark
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Megamouth Shark Credit: Japanese Daily A Megamouth shark was captured by fishermen off the coast of Shizuoka City in Japan. The Megamouth shark is now on display at the Marine Science Museum in Shizuoka. Watch the video of the Megamouth Shark by clicking here. Japan Daily reported that the rare Megamouth shark is measured at […]


Oct 8, 2013

African billionaires list is growing

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The list of African billionaires have increased from 16 to 55 according to a report by Ventures magazine on Monday, October 7, 2013. Nigerian Aliko Dangote is the top African billionaire in the Ventures list. A research conducted by Ventures indicate that out of the 55 new billionaires, 20 are Nigerians, South Africa has nine […]


May 10, 2013

Man swallowed by hippo, survives, shares his story (Video)

Man swallowed by hippo, survives, shares his story (Video)
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A man was swallowed by a hippo, but survives and shared his experience, as shown in the video below. Paul Templer, a river guide, claimed that he was taking groups of tourists down the Zambezi River near Victoria Falls, back in 1996, when he had that near-death experience with a male hippopotamus. Paul Templer, the […]


Jan 30, 2013

Zimbabwe Has Just $217 Left In The Bank, Finance Minister Revealed

Zimbabwe map
By in Africa, Economy, Finance, World No comments

Zimbabwe has just $217 in the bank, the country’s finance minister revealed in a press conference on Tuesday, January 29, 2013. Yes, that’s not a typo. We did not miss any trailing zeros. Zimbabwe Credit: Google Maps According to reports, Zimbabwe‘s Finance Minister Tendai Biti said that after paying civil servants, his country has only […]


Jan 25, 2013

15,000 Crocodiles Escape Rakwena Crocodile Farm in South Africa

15,000 crocodiles escape
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About 15,000 crocodiles escaped from the Rakwena Crocodile Farm in South Africa, according to a Telegraph report on Thursday, January 24, 2013. Group of crocodiles Image Credit: ALAMY Farm owners were forced to open their gates to avoid a storm surge. The Limpopo river near the farm reportedly rose due to heavy rains. Rakwena Crocodile […]


Jan 18, 2013

World’s most traveled dog Oscar dies after hit by car, owner Joanne Lefson announces

World's most traveled dog Oscar dies after hit by car, owner Joanne Lefson announces
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Oscar, the world’s most traveled dog has passed away after it was hit by a car. The sad news was announced by Joanne Lefson, who adopted the dog from SPCA in Cape Town, South Africa in 2004. Oscar the Dog became famous for his photos, posing with some of the world’s most famous places, promoting […]


Dec 28, 2012

Man eats 28 raw eggs in one sitting in exchange of money, dies shortly after

Man eats 28 raw eggs in one sitting in exchange of money, dies shortly after
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A young Tunisian man eats 28 raw eggs (uncooked eggs) in one sitting on Wednesday, December 26, 2012, after he was offered money in exchange; but died afterwards and did not even reached the hospital alive. While reports did not mention if he also ate the egg shells, it can be assumed that he did […]


Nov 29, 2012

15-year-old inventor wows MIT Engineers (Video)

Kelvin Doe 15-year-old self inventor
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15-year-old inventor wows MIT Image Credit: MSNnow.com 15-year-old inventor Kelvin Doe from Sierra Leone in Africa, reportedly wows M.I.T Engineers with his unusual inventions. Reports say that Doe was able to develop batteries, generators and transmitters by using scraps from trash bins. Doe reportedly got his idea when he observed that “off-the-shelf batteries were too […]


Nov 20, 2012

Theron Shaved Head: Charlize Theron’s Shaved Head Spotted In South Africa (Photos)

Charlize Theron
By in Africa, Entertainment, Hollywood, Movies No comments

Charlize Theron still has her shaved head even after 5 months of getting the cut last summer, celebrity news sites reported on Monday, November 19, 2012. According to reports by the Huffington Post, Theron, 37, was spotted on November 16 eating lunch with her mom, Gerda, at Cafe Caprice in Cape Town, South Africa sporting […]