Africa

Gen. Paul Kagame. His former ambassador to U.S. says he's turned embassies into dens of criminal activity

President Paul...

May 13 (GIN) – As the war in Afghanistan winds down, western countries are finding new uses for their high-tech surveillance equipment and unmanned drones – namely a new war against terror in...

May 12 (GIN) – After years of fruitless court battles by small farmers against major multinational corporations,  the Jogbahn Clan across 11 villages in Liberia is celebrating victory over a...

May 12 (GIN) – In a closely watched election, South Africans turned out a decisive “vote for the party,” giving the African National Congress – the party of Mandela - another five years at the...

Langoya, right, and a worker admiring one of the trees in his wood at Opok plantation in Gulu district, Uganda

Langoya Council Dickson says his type of farming...

May 12 (GIN) – Attempts to broker the return of the missing school girls held in a rebel camp somewhere in northern Nigeria were apparently quashed today when a government minister forcefully...

 

It's been almost a month since the Nigerian teenage girls were kidnapped by Boko Haram on April 14.

It's very disturbing that the kidnappers have not given any indication that the...

Arrested police women. Photo: Sunday Trust

[The Chibok Kidnapping]

#BringBackOurGirls protest in Lafia, Nasarawa State where female police officers...

Says President Koroma's equivocation on term limits fuels tension and violence

[Africa: Commentary]

 

Writer Fears Creeping...

Kiir and Machar -- the world is watching

On Friday following tremendous international pressure and threats of U.S. sanctions against them individually South Sudan'...

Gen. Kagame -- capital and profits trumps mass graves

A solemn ceremony was held in Rwanda April 7 to mark the 20th anniversary  of the mass killings in that...

[In Memorium]

Lt. Col. John Charles Ogole: Historical Profile

A life committed to family, community and country; justice, unity and peace

Lt...

The late commander Lt. Col. Ogole

[Tribute And Funeral Announcement]

Former Uganda National Liberation Army (UNLA) Commander in the...

May 5 (GIN) – A U.S. State Dept. official has found something to like in Kenya’s new legislation legalizing multiple marriages.

“The legislation is quite complex and appears to include...

May 5 (GIN) – Pop icon Erykah Badu was the surprise guest of honor at a swanky party for Swaziland’s King Mswati who turned 46 this month. The lavish event was held at one of Mswati’s many palaces...

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