African monitor

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Noun1.African monitor - destroys crocodile eggsAfrican monitor - destroys crocodile eggs    
monitor lizard, varan, monitor - any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australia; fabled to warn of crocodiles
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African Monitor Director Namhla Mniki-Mangaliso, who was one of the participants of a panel discussion called 'Eradicating violence against women', said: "I am dumbfounded by the fact that we can continue with business as usual as if the crisis that we are facing as a country is in fact not a crisis.
Ruchira Kamboj, High Commissioner for India to South Africa and the Director of African Monitor, Ms.
The Fusion African Monitor report, published by equity firm Fusion Capital, notes there is an oversupply of malls in the country which has not attracted developers' enthusiasm for the sector.
So says the President of African Monitor, Archbishop Njongonkulu Ndungane, who has noted with disappointment the lack of a comprehensive monitoring framework for decisions made by African Finance Ministers.
Abbey Chikane, the South African monitor appointed to investigate conditions in the area, has recommended the certification of Zimbabwe's diamonds, as they have met "minimum conditions".
African monitor lizards taste like-you guessed it-chicken.
Bishop Ndungange, who now heads African Monitor, a continental development agency, said that AIDS is "manageable and treatable although not curable," as well as not being a punishment from God.

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