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On 6.04.2015, Rodney D. Ford, spokesman for the US State Department's Bureau of African Affairs, told this reporter that the...

Museveni, right, with Nkurunziza -- you dodged by this much, eh?

Uganda's president restored to power Pierre Nkurunziza last month when the Burundian president was...

As one of his final acts as President, Goodluck Jonathan bans female genital mutilation (FGM) in Nigeria. As the most populous state in Africa, this historic decision carries significant weight....

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza
 
The U.S., the E.U. and Western media continue to castigate Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza for seeking a third term in office, despite violent street protest and a failed coup...

Gen. Kagame -- Washington, his regime's top supporter, says no to third term

The United States opposes any move by Rwanda's Gen. Paul Kagame to remove term limits...

Onyeani, an author and the publisher of African Sun Times

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The Libya created by NATO

 

The air was hot and thick to breathe...

Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza is seeking a third five-year term in office, despite violent street protest, and a failed coup détat. Burundi's Parliament elected Nkurunziza in 2005, and...

Gen. Museveni -- genocidal appetite of many years

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Nigeria’s President-elect Muhammad Buhari is being inaugurated today as the country’s third democratically elected president since its return to constitutional democracy in 1999.

Since his...

Besigye, middle, being dragged away

Uganda security agents reportedly used teargas to disperse a huge crowd that gathered to support opposition leader Dr. Kizza...

[Africa News]

GULU, Uganda--A Gulu University don, Prof. Joseph Okello-Onen, has advised African governments to turn governance challenges in the course of...

U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice greets Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in New York City on May 5, 2015.
During the first week of May, President Obama’s National Security Council (NSC) Advisor Susan Rice met with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in New York City. NSC spokesperson Bernadette Meehan...

Captain Thomas Sankara, former president of Burkina Faso, gives a press conference in Harare, on September 2, 1986 (AFP Photo/Dominique Faget)

Ouagadougou...

This is Lumumba's 90th birthday year

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On May 21, 2015,  many...

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