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National Trust Speaks on African American History and Green Book on Today Show | African American Cultural Heritage…

On Wednesday, February 13, 2019, executive director of the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund Brent Leggs spoke as part of a Today Show panel about a new documentary from the Smithsonian Channel, The Green Book: Guide to Freedom. During the segment, Leggs and his co-panelists, including documentary director Yoruba Riche, Emmy Award-winning journalist Carol Jenkins, and public health expert Dr. Henrie Monteith Treadwell, took a brief look at the history and legacy of the Green Book travel guide.

To learn more about the documentary and the National Trust’s work to tell the full history of African American people and places, watch the video.

Then, take the pledge to tell the full history.

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First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. Decreases Position in Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL)

First Citizens Bank & Trust Co. trimmed its holdings in shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (NYSE:RCL) by 6.6% in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund owned 6,479 shares of the company’s stock after selling 459 shares during the period. First Citizens Bank & Trust Co.’s holdings in Royal Caribbean Cruises were worth $634,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other large investors have also recently modified their holdings of the company. Price Capital Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises during the third quarter worth approximately $1,475,000. Ipswich Investment Management Co. Inc. bought a new position in Royal Caribbean Cruises…

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As Apple (AAPL) Shares Declined, Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund Has Decreased Stake; As Royal Car…

Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund decreased its stake in Apple Inc (AAPL) by 6.37% based on its latest 2018Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund sold 5,893 shares as the company’s stock declined 22.32% with the market. The institutional investor held 86,675 shares of the computer manufacturing company at the end of 2018Q3, valued at $19.57M, down from 92,568 at the end of the previous reported quarter. Kentucky Retirement Systems Insurance Trust Fund who had been investing in Apple Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $803.53 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.12% or $0.2 during the last trading session, reaching $170.41. About 23.82M shares traded. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has risen…

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Young African scientists urge govts to trust homegrown talent

Young scientists from across Africa have appealed to their governments to give them a chance to participate in the implementation of major projects.
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Sign African free trade pact now – Daily Trust


Industrialists have urged the Federal Government to immediately sign the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA) as Nigeria’s delay in keying into it is “shameful.” Speaking to journalists in Abuja, yesterday, at a reception for members of the Federation of West African Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FEWACCI), the president of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), Prince Adetokunbo Kayode, said Nigeria has nothing to fear about the pact as the country stands to benefit more when it keys into it.

“I want to use this opportunity to ask government to sign the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement immediately. We’ve delayed enough. It’s already a matter of shame for all of us because we play leadership role,” he said….

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African culture, history, shape my stories – Chinwe – Daily Trust

Chinwe is a self-taught photographer whose works are mainly influenced by African culture and history. In this interview, she talks about what triggers her art, leaving Nigeria, and more. Excerpts:

You describe yourself as a self-taught photographer. How did it all begin for you?

Photography began for me a year ago through blogging. I am the founder of lifestyle blog, which covers pop culture, from art to fashion, travel and lifestyle. I also curate photojournalistic features on hotels and destinations on my blog. I got into photography shooting with my iPhone to make portraits of people around me. My interest in portraiture started randomly, by taking pictures of family, friends and strangers and later on got a Nikon DSLR Camera.

You were born in England and then spent some years in Nsukka…

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