Ghana Life: Migration To And From Nigeria
Africans have always been ready to migrate in search of better lives and in the 1960s the relatively buoyant Ghanaian economy attracted many immigrants from other West African territories, most notably from Nigeria. By 1970 there was a general feeling that the economy was being exploited by aliens who were strongly established in the trading sector and the government of Dr Kofi Busia was eventually persuaded to expel them at short notice. In the mid-1970s, with the Ghanaian economy in serious trouble, the flow of migrants had reversed and Ghanaians were heading in large numbers to oil-rich Nigeria. By 1983 it was time for the Nigerians to take their revenge and up to one million Ghanaians were given three weeks in which to leave the country.4 Reasons Why You Need First Aid Training
No one likes accidents, whether they are careless accidents, freak accidents, injuries, falls, fractures, disasters, natural disasters, or medical emergencies, the list can go on. We never know when we can be in an accident. They can happen to anyone, anytime, anyplace.The Ultimate Food Shortage Survival Guide Book Review
Every day on the news or in the media we hear that the world is facing global warming, climate change, freak weather, war, earthquakes, volcanoes, tsunamis, drought, floods…But, people barely think about these things. Well, they barely think about these things until they happen to them.Solar Flares, Electromagnetic Pulses (EMPs) and Faraday Cages – Surviving 2012
With the economy getting worse in all countries, some to the point of falling apart, it’s becoming more important to have a backup plan in case of emergencies. If the entire power grid was wiped out what would you do for power? Even if you have plans of alternative energy through solar panels or wind generators the inverters would be fried unless you had a faraday cage.Preparing for the Next Natural Disaster With Freeze Dried Food
Do you have a strategy for the next time a disaster hits? If not, make sure to incorporate freeze dried food into your emergency preparedness plan.Food Options for Emergency Preparedness
Food must be part of your emergency preparedness plan. So, what options are out there for building an emergency food supply?Hand Water Pumps: How to Equip Yourself for Self-Sufficient Living
What are the options for creating your own water source? Incorporate motorized and hand water pumps into your strategy for self-sufficient living.Incorporating Hand Water Pumps Into Self-Sufficient Living
Incorporate hand water pumps for a source of water in your self-sufficient lifestyle. Here are some of the basic benefits of using hand water pumps for drawing and storing water.Emergency Preparedness Begins With You
Honestly, when was the last time you thought about emergency preparedness? Was it during televised coverage of an earthquake, or some other disaster? Probably, you did not give emergency preparedness more than a passing thought.Emergency Preparedness: Maintaining Adequate Nutrition in Times of Disaster
Is it possible to stick with a 2,000-calorie diet in times of disaster? With an emergency preparedness strategy, plan ahead to fulfill such nutritional needs.Surviving the Next Big One
You never know when the next big one will come. You can prepare yourself with the right emergency kit and educate yourself and loved ones to learn more about how to stay safe. We always talk about being prepared.7 Most Popular First Aid Courses
Accidents may happen anywhere, anytime. Some situations can be resolved by administering simple first aid while in some other cases, first aid helps the situation till professional medical help arrives. Today, first aid training is encouraged widely.11 Important Facts About First Aid Courses
Essential skills that are taught in First Aid courses are referred to as the “ABCs” which basically stands for Airway, Breathing, and Circulation which should be the primary concern before any serious injury is treated. There is no particular curriculum followed for First Aid levels in the United States that are relevant to all agencies that provide courses on first aid training. Certain centers like the American Red Cross, the American Heart Association (AHA) provide these courses like CPR for children and adults and basic/standard first aid courses.Role Of Extrication Tools In Rescue Operations
Hydraulic extrication tools use pressure to do tasks tools as cutters have hydraulically powered shears, very sharp and high capacity blades powered to cut a steel bar. These two types of tools are hydraulic tools excelling in rescue operations because of their precision and automatic mechanism.What You Don’t Know Could KILL You!
In an emergency or survival situation what you don’t know or have could kill you. Worse yet, it could kill or harm a member of your family or group. Don’t be be unprepared, a little knowledge and some pre-emergency prep, can make all the difference.