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kiir shown with Obama during White House event. As war escalated in South Sudan, Kiir feared he'd be killed by a U.S. drone. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.
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Bananas plants in Agoro Irrigation Scheme, growing near water channels

During the construction, farmers hoped the rehabilitation would usher in a new era of modern...

  

Member of parliament and musician Bobi Wine says there are still 40 million people living under oppression, and domination, and under dictatorship in Uganda. The politician and freedom...

President Bashir. The protests have grown into regime-change demands. Photo: Aboyami Azikiwe--Flickr
 
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The pocket sized anthology, ‘A Nation in Labor’

“I am a politically conscious person as you can see from the title- ‘A Nation in Labor’. This is a...

Felix Tshisekedi was declared victor by Congo's election commission. 

I read with concern the Communique issued by the AU after high level consultations in Addis...

Leader of Opposition in Uganda’s parliament, Ms. Betty Aol Ocan

The opposition, generally speaking, is a government in waiting. And true to that, in democratic societies, tables often turn...

 

Malcolm X at the Oxford Union debate.
 
The following passage is excerpted from Malcolm X's...

Manufacturing consent?

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Obote and Kabaka Mutesa II. Political marriage of convenience ended badly. Photo: YouTube.
 
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Gilbert T. Mundela on Monday in New York City.

 
Belgiums's high-stakes attempt to have the United Nations intervene in Congo's election outcome...

Miracle polls. Only top three candidates have been shown by The Black Star News from a total of nine.

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Evelyn Amono invests part of the daily earnings of her children in brick making

The Women go without salaries for months on top of being sexually harassed by their...

Gen. Museveni

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Felix Tshisekedi. Photo: Facebook
 
 
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