The warning light for Harmattan winds will be continuous vertical glare (white) on all oases of trans-Saharan N.
freighter Ulema taken ground during Harmattan on Akakus Range.
From the direction of the wind whenever it has fallen, and from its having always fallen during those months when the harmattan
is known to raise clouds of dust high into the atmosphere, we may feel sure that it all comes from Africa.
Ekwensi says: 'It is time too for the harmattan
to blow dust into eyes and teeth, to wrinkle skin: the harmattan
that leaves in its wake from Libya to Lagos a shroud of fog...like muslin on a sheikh.' I like the 'fog' and 'shroud' imageries.
The drilling plan consists of three development wells drilled from existing pads, and one exploratory outpost well to appraise the land acquired south of Harmattan
It also equipped and tied-in six oil wells at Harmattan
At a meeting with members of the Ghana Bar Association, who had called on the Presidency to demand the speedy resolution of the vigilante menace and to urge him on to fix the problem with the local currency, the cedi, which had been fallen faster than ripe mangoes in the dry Harmattan
season, the Head of State said he was not deterred by people insulting his person in national discourse.
BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE: In 1998, Bruce Onobrakpeya (pronounced OH-no-brock-PAY-uh) and his foundation founded an artist cooperative called the Harmattan
Workshop in his hometown of Agbarah-Ottor, Delta State, Nigeria.
Out of the thin Harmattan
air, dozens of militia began parading outside the salon, dressed in full uniform, singing patriotic songs and marching loudly through the otherwise quiet residential neighbourhood.
In December/January a dry, dusty wind blows south from the Sahara desert, signalling the start of what is known as harmattan
season, when visibility is poor due to dust particles in the air.
These factors are low relative humidity (typically below 20% during the late dry season) and exposure to atmospheric dust through the Harmattan
winds for hyperendemic seasonality of meningitis incidences (Savory et al.
The gathering, dubbed "Philosophical Questioning in Kuwait," drew significant interest from local and international intellectuals at the "Harmattan
Arts and Culture Centre" where a lively "conference-debate" was also attended by Kuwaiti officials from UNESCO and the State of Kuwait Embassy in Paris.