Roots and Home are important Montreal’s Teneisha Collins
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Roots and Home are important Montreal’s Teneisha Collins

With her roots firmly planted in Montreal, Teneisha Collins is already making big strides as a screen, television, voice, and stage actress and is looking forward to greater triumphs...

BAL brings professional basketball to the African continent
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BAL brings professional basketball to the African continent

Created by the NBA and FIBA to promote basketball in Africa, the Basketball Africa League (BAL) brings together 12 of the largest teams on the continent. The competition was...

Technovation Montreal Allows Young Girls To Use Cutting Edge Technologies To Solve Real-World Problems
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Technovation Montreal Allows Young Girls To Use Cutting Edge Technologies To Solve Real-World Problems

The past decade has seen a great rise in STEM, (science, technology, engineering, math) opportunities for employment and innovation. However, although STEM remains mostly a man’s world often showcased...

WELCOME TO THE DONNY SHOW
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WELCOME TO THE DONNY SHOW

In 2019, long before public events and large gatherings faced the threat of contagion, Donny Simon was hard at work on the set of her talk show riffing on...

QUEBEC INCREASES MINIMUM WAGE TO $13.50
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QUEBEC INCREASES MINIMUM WAGE TO $13.50

Quebec’s minimum wage rose to $13.50 an hour as of Saturday May 1, which is $0.40 higher than 2020. For tip workers, such as wait-staff, the minimum wage will...

In Kenya Nzambi Matee Recycles Plastic To Make Construction Materials
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In Kenya Nzambi Matee Recycles Plastic To Make Construction Materials

Nzambi Matee, a 29-year-old Kenyan entrepreneur could no longer sit by and watch the degradation caused by plastics. After constantly seeing plastic bags strewn on the roadside she decided...

Chad’s President Idriss Debby dies on the frontline
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Chad’s President Idriss Debby dies on the frontline

One day after being declared the winner of the presidential elections and securing a 6th term, Chad’s President Idriss Debby died from injuries sustained at the frontline. The Chadian...

Meet Victor Wanyama: CF Montreal midfield star
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Meet Victor Wanyama: CF Montreal midfield star

Growing up in the 1990s, the walls of Victor Wanyama’s tiny room in the slums of Muthurwa in Nairobi Kenya were littered with posters of international soccer stars, the...

Here’s what you should know about the vaccines available here in Quebec
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Here’s what you should know about the vaccines available here in Quebec

As spring approaches Quebec and Canada continue to roll out vaccination protocols for the populations. Currently, Quebec is giving access to priority groups, which for now are mostly those...

Vues d’Afrique: More than 146 films from 51 countries
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Vues d’Afrique: More than 146 films from 51 countries

The 37th International Film Festival, Vues d’Afrique (VA), an exploration of African and Creole cinema will be streaming virtually from April 9 to 18 The founders, Maud-Salomé Ekila and...