Richard Leakey

Type: Person
Name: Richard Leakey
Title: Chairman of National Museums of Kenya (Kenya)
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Where Did Human Beings Originate?

8 min 31 sec Download [embedded content]Part 3 of the TED Radio Hour episode How It All Began .“ I think that when you work on fossils ... you realize that either you change and adapt or as a species you go extinct.- Louise LeakeyAbout Louise Leakey's ... [Published NPR - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Interpol hunts Mombasa suspected ivory smuggler

By Margaret Kalekye/ReleaseInterpol has issued a red notice alert for the Kenyan suspected ivory smuggler Feisal Ali Mohamed.Interpol, the world’s largest international police organization said Mohamed has been a fugitive of the law since early June this ... [Published Kenya Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Does evolution challenge faith?

Faith and science. Faith over science. Faith and not science. Science. What do you believe?Paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey 's upcoming presentation, at Springfield College, raised the role of religion and science in mankind's life ... [Published MassLive - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

British Peace Support Team Happy With Peace Academy Strides

Col. Richard Leakey, head of the British Peace Support Team for East Africa has commended the progress made by Rwanda Peace Academy (RPA); a senior military school located in Musanze District Northern Province of the country.The British senior military ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie to direct anti-poaching film about Richard Leakey

Angelina Jolie is to direct a new film about the celebrated palaeoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey, and his battle to save the elephants of Kenya from the illegal ivory trade.The film, Africa, has been penned by Eric Roth, the screenwriter ... [Published Africa Green Media - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Angelina Jolie to direct anti-poaching film about Richard Leakey

Angelina Jolie is to direct a new film about the celebrated palaeoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey, and his battle to save the elephants of Kenya from the illegal ivory trade.Read more ›The post appeared first on Africa Geographic Blog ... [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya: Removing the blinkers

Safari Interactive Magazine Blog on 30.09.2014 – 3 readers.Discovering that there is more to Kenya than what meets the eye.The post appeared first on Africa Geographic Blog.TimeLastest NewsTeaser11:2130.09.2014 at 11:21 by Safari Interactive Magazine ... [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Kenya to give incentives for Angelina Jolie's film

Kenya Film Commission chairman Chris Foot says they are working at providing "an incentive package for international and domestic filmmakers" in response to whether Angelina Jolie's Kenyan film will be shot on location in the country.Actress Lizz Njagah ... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 3 reports

Angelina Jolie to Direct Film about Kenyan Conservationist Richard Leakey

Angelina Jolie to direct film about Kenya conservationist Lifestyle & Fashion| Capital Lifestyle (Yesterday) - Angelina Jolie is to direct a “sweeping epic” film about veteran Kenyan conservationist Richard Leakey’s fight with ivory poachers, the studio ... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 23 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 4 reports

Angelina Jolie Already Slated to Direct Another Film

Angelina Jolie's second directorial project Unbroken is not hitting theaters for another three months, and she's currently working on By the Sea , but the woman has already scored another job directing a film named Africa .The film is based on the true ... [Published Jezebel - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 4 reports

Angelina Jolie To Direct Biopic On Richard Leakey, Titled 'Africa' For Skydance Productions

Angelina Jolie will direct the upcoming biopic on Richard Leakey titled "Africa," Skydance Productions announced Friday. The movie is reportedly based on the famed paleoanthropologist and his fight against elephant poaching. The film is written by Oscar-winning ... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 4 reports

Angelina Jolie to direct biopic 'Africa'

Angelina Jolie has found her fourth directorial vehicle in biopic 'Africa' which she will produce as well.The film, penned by Oscar-winner Eric Roth, will tell the story of Kenyan politician and paleoanthropoligst Richard Leakey, who battled elephant ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 20 2014]

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"i am pleased to hear that interpol is calling for the arrest of feisal ali mohamed to charge him in a court of law" said leading conservationist and WildlifeDirect founder Richard Leakey

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Where Did Human Beings Originate? [Published NPR - Oct 24 2014]
Interpol issues arrest warrant for suspected iv... [Published The Star (Kenya) - Oct 16 2014]
Interpol hunts Mombasa suspected ivory smuggler [Published Kenya Broadcasting Corporation - Oct 16 2014]
Does evolution challenge faith? [Published MassLive - Oct 10 2014]
British Peace Support Team Happy With Peace Aca... [Published AllAfrica.com - Oct 08 2014]
Artec 3D Scanners Help Preserve Prehistoric Her... [Published MarketWired - Oct 07 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct anti-poaching film abo... [Published Africa Green Media - Oct 07 2014]
Geoffrey Clarfield: Return of the poachers [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Oct 06 2014]
Global march to save rhinos and elephants [Published Daily Dispatch - Oct 06 2014]
Thousands march worldwide for rhino, elephant p... [Published Yahoo! News South Africa - Oct 04 2014]
what i'm reading: the juggler's children by car... [Published we move to canada - Oct 04 2014]
Kenya: Removing the blinkers [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct anti-poaching film abo... [Published News 100 - Sep 30 2014]
Kenya to give incentives for Angelina Jolie's film [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 29 2014]
Angelina Jolie Set To Work On A Kenyan Film [Published African Entertainer - Sep 25 2014]
Cord meets to discuss IEBC audit, referendum [Published The Star (Kenya) - Sep 25 2014]
Angelina Jolie’s fourth Directorial Project cau... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 24 2014]
Angelina Jolie Set To Make Film About Ruthless ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 24 2014]
Yves Saint Laurent film is French pick for Osca... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 23 2014]
Angelina Jolie to Direct Film about Kenyan Cons... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 23 2014]
BLOGS OF THE DAY: Jolie to direct poaching saga [Published Mail Online UK - Sep 23 2014]
Angelina Jolie To Direct Film ‘Africa’ [Published Urban Mecca - Sep 22 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct film about Kenya conse... [Published African Entertainer - Sep 22 2014]
Angelina Jolie Already Slated to Direct Another... [Published Jezebel - Sep 21 2014]
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 21 2014]
Angelina Jolie to Direct Inspirational Biopic ‘... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 21 2014]
Angelina Jolie hired to direct 'Africa' [Published The Express Tribune - Sep 20 2014]
Got fan fights off burglar [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - Sep 20 2014]
Angelina Jolie To Direct Biopic On Richard Leak... [Published Austin American Statesman - Sep 20 2014]
Singer Keyshia Cole arrested on suspicion of as... [Published Abu Dhabi National - Sep 20 2014]
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Geoffrey Clarfield: Return of the poachers [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Oct 06 2014]
Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park is home to the largest number of wild animals in any one place in the world. The pastoral Maasai tribe who live around the park call it “Serengit,” which means endless plain. It is what the Earth looked like when our ...
what i'm reading: the juggler's children by car... [Published we move to canada - Oct 04 2014]
Unlike most people I know, I have little or no interest in my family's genealogy. I know the general outlines of my family background - where some of my forebears hailed from, and where they settled and what work they did when they emigrated to North ...
Angelina Jolie to direct Richard Leakey biopic ... [Published The Malaysian Insider - Sep 20 2014]
Actress and filmmaker Angelina Jolie has been hired to direct “Africa”, a feature film about paleoanthropologist and conservationist Richard Leakey and his campaign against ivory poachers that threaten Africa's elephants.The film, Jolie's fourth directorial ...
Angelina Jolie's next directing job is Richard ... [Published Greenspace - Sep 19 2014]
Angelina Jolie is doubling down on directing and continuing to pursue her overseas interests while doing so: The globe-trotting actress, humanitarian and filmmaker has signed on to helm "Africa," a sweeping drama about the famed paleoanthropologist Richard ...
Satao, one of Africa’s largest elephants, kille... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 15 2014]
One of Africa’s last “great tuskers,” elephants with ivory weighing more than 45 kilograms, has been poisoned by poachers in Kenya. The bull, named Satao, and likely to have been born in the late 1960s, succumbed to wounds from poison darts in a remote ...
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