Africa

 

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The Leadership of the United African Congress and Give Them A Hand Foundation have cared and been counted. The  Ambassadors of the Republic of Guinea...

Sep. 8 (GIN) – A U.S. drone war on the insurgency in Somalia has overlooked the war on women – specifically the abuse, rapes and attacks on women and girls by AMISOM - the African Union Mission in...

Sep. 8 (GIN) – A blizzard of brickbats, insults and other aspersions aimed at South Africa’s Public Protector assigned to investigate the taxpayer-financed country estate of President Jacob Zuma,...

Sep. 8 (GIN) – Angola’s crude oil is proving sweet to U.S. buyers who are snapping it up as fast as they are dropping purchases from Nigeria, according to data released by the U.S. Energy...

Sep. 8 (GIN) – Environmental activists at Greenpeace Africa have launched a global campaign to block efforts by Eskom, South Africa’s public power utility, to release more polluting coal dust in...

Generalissimo Museveni -- after 28 years gearing for another rigged election

The great majority of people in Uganda, with a growing political consciousness forged...

Heil! Gen. Museveni, 28 years in power. Writer warns Ugandans to avoid chaos that engulfed Mexico after Porfirio Diaz's ouster

Political marriage of convenience...

Sep. 2 (GIN) – Photos of Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf looking tired or grim suggest the toll the current Ebola epidemic has taken on the 75 year old leader.

The crisis, for...

Sep. 2 (GIN) – Following fierce fighting with government forces, the insurgent Boko Haram captured new ground in Borno state – sending thousands of civilians into exile, along with soldiers,...

Sep. 2 (GIN) – In the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho, encircled by South Africa, there’s trouble in paradise.

Prime Minister Tom Thabane, fearing a military coup, slipped out of the country...

Dr. Sarh Rogers

Yet again, we’ve lost another hero to the fight against Ebola in Sierra Leone.

Liberia and Guinea are also combating the disease, also...

Jutsice Odoki -- he and Gen. Museveni were up to political and judicial mischief.

 

More commentary is warranted regarding the ruling a few weeks ago by...

Archbishop Luwum's portrait. Source: dioceseofnorthernuganda.blogspot.com

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This...

Aug. 25 (GIN) – Some 400 delegates from 36 African countries are expected to fill the halls at the 18th annual Highway Africa conference for media activism which takes place Sept. 7-8 at Rhodes...

Aug. 25 (GIN) – An airlift of emergency supplies needed for those treating Liberians with the virus Ebola was launched this weekend by the U.N. children’s fund – known as Unicef.

“The...

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