Every Child is Your Child – What is…

Lylian Fotabong speaks with today's guests: Finn Lannon and Dr. John Lannon  Limerick based group, Every Child Is Your Child (ECIYC), is continuing its campaign to improve the lives of children in Direct Provision. Co-founder…

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[caption id="attachment_900" align="alignnone" width="400"] Sunlight through the entrance gates to the Demense Park, Newcastlewest, Co. Limerick.Photo by: @patsheehan123[/caption]

Music Café raises awareness of Direct Provision

By Lylian Fotabong A community musician, yesterday, sang for an end to the Irish Direct Provision System (DPS) during the third leg of the Irish World Music Café in Limerick. [caption id="attachment_435" align="alignleft" width="400"] PhD.…

African President weeps over Belfast

By Lylian Fotabong The former president of Zanzibar, H.E. Amani Abeid Karume, wept during a tour of Belfast City, and especially as they drove by the suburbs. The ex-head of state made the statement on…

First Irish World Music Café opens in Limerick

By Lylian Fotabong Many people can tell you that the two things that a community values most are exclusively the library and camaraderie, but few can illustrate that a combination of music-making proposals helps people…

Crossing over the wire in Limerick

By Lylian Fotabong A workshop in Limerick, Tuesday, heard that bias among people in communities within Limerick can be removed only when people are brought together to make contacts after they have met with certain…

More Irish males off “Dole”

By Lylian Fotabong The number of people signing on the Live Register in Ireland decreased by a total of 1,800 in just one month in 2015. According to the Central Statistics Office (CSO), there were…

Ban Ki Moon given Tipperary Peace Award

By Lylian Fotabong United Nations (UN) Secretary-General, Ban Ki Moon, has praised Ireland for its role in “global peace citizenship”. UN Sec. Gen, Ban Ki Moon  Tipperary Peace Award, May 2015 Photo by Arnold Kashembe…