Stories tagged: zambia
Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
An estimated 45 million people are threatened with hunger by a severe drought strangling wide stretches of southern Africa.
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
I’d forgotten how it feels on your first day in the bush. Exhilarated and wide-eyed. Over the moon. And then, sobering up, eager but cautious. A safari lodge is a …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019
Holley Gilbert retired on a Friday in March. Come Monday morning, she was on a plane headed toward a three-month visit in Africa.
Thu., Aug. 15, 2013
When 25 lecturers from Charles Lwanga College of Education in the Republic of Zambia arrived in Spokane almost two weeks ago, the only thing that seemed familiar was the temperature …
Thu., April 25, 2013
A group of Gonzaga University students is relying on chickens to expand the school’s relationship with aid organizations in Zambia. Aubrey Weber, Joe Worthey, Max Bear and Jordan Madrid have …
Tue., June 5, 2012
A Spokane couple doing missionary work in Africa died over the weekend in a plane crash in northwest Zambia, leaving behind two young children. Jay and Katrina Erickson, who attended …
Mon., June 4, 2012
A Spokane couple doing missionary work in Africa died over the weekend in a plane crash in northwest Zambia, leaving behind two young children.
Mon., Feb. 13, 2012
LUSAKA, Zambia – Zambians poured out of their houses, clubs and bars to celebrate in the streets early Monday after watching their team beat Ivory Coast 8-7 on penalties in …