On this day in Africa in 2012 Tanzanian police freed Burundian opposition leader Alexis Sinduhije, who was arrested two weeks ago in Dar es Salaam at Burundi’s request. Sinduhije was expelled to Uganda.
On this day in World in 1848 James W. Marshall discovered a gold nugget at Sutter’s Mill in northern California.
On this day in world in 1946 The United Nations General Assembly passes it’s first resolution, Resolution 1 was passed to found the United Nations Atomic Energy Commission (UNAEC).
Born on this day in World in 1941 Neil Diamond was born, American singer-songwriter, musician and actor.singer. Diamond has sold more than 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling musicians of all time.
On this day in World in 1835 Slaves stage a rebellion in Brazil to end slavery, the Male Revolt was instrumental in ending slavery in Brazil.
First -ever International Day of Education
On 3rd December 2018, the United Nations General Assembly adopted with consensus a resolution proclaiming 24 January as International Day of Education, in celebration of the role of education for peace and development.