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#WorldChocolateDay, Dark Chocolates and Your Health

World Chocolate Day have been celebrated since the 7th of July 2009. While admitting that some of us are chocolate addicts, July 7 is an excuse for me to have some of my favorite which is the organic dark chocolates. I prefer dark chocolates with a minimum of 60% cocoa mass because of it’s several…

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The Workshop


Welcome to the oil-soiled field where men toil daily for bread. It’s a Tuesday and I am greeted by half dusty and tarred entrance along with three boards with hand written signs hanging unevenly; “Live-chickens for sale”, “Musa the panel beater” and “scrap metal buyer”. The space is littered with rocks, noise, stench, scraps and…