Egyptian antiquities discovery in Cairo mud is a once-in-a-lifetime find

Egyptian antiquities discovery in Cairo mud is a once-in-a-lifetime find

It probably will not happen again in this life, says German Egyptologist Dietrich Raue. That’s what Raue told the Munich-based Süddeutsche Zeitung newspaper after he and Egyptian archaeological partner Ayman ​​Ashmawy discovered a colossal statue more than three millennia old at an ancient temple site of Heliopolis. The stunning discovery…

African Union celebrates launch of ‘dotAfrica’ Internet domain

African Union celebrates launch of ‘dotAfrica’ Internet domain

African businesses and communities will soon be able to choose a “dotAfrica” website, now that the domain names will be available for registration in the global Internet community. The .africa address went live last month after ICANN, the organization responsible for coordinating the global Internet’s systems of unique identifiers, launched…