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Today’s Solutions: July 18, 2024

Campaign to save giant fig tre

Campaign to save giant fig tree in Kenya from proposed highway succeeds

The fig tree is considered sacred among Kenya’s most populous ethnic group, the Kikuyu. That’s why it was no surprise to see the Kikuyu people and other environmentalists stage protests when the country’s roads agency announced plans to uproot a giant fig tree in order to make way for a Read More...