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United Party for National Development (UPND) and their leader Hakainde Hichilema shown above

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Zambian authorities must thoroughly and quickly investigate the brutal attack by supporters of opposition party United Party for National Development (UPND) and their leader...

Nyerere

Tanzania’s Julius Nyerere shown with U.S. President Jimmy Carter and Rosalynn Carter during a 1977 U.S. visit. Nyerere must tremble in his grave as he sees how AU has drifted. 

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Muhoozi

Junior dictator Gen. Kainerugaba taking on more roles in Uganda's IMF and World Bank financed kleptocracy.

[The View From Uganda]

Uganda’s senior presidential advisor for Special...

Obote

Obote visited with President John Kennedy as prime minister weeks after Uganda's independence in 1962. He was deposed in 1971 and 1985. Photo: Kennedy Library. 

Harold Acemah...

Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola's former president and Africa's onetime richest woman, must return to Angola her shares in

Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Isabel dos Santos, daughter of Angola's former president and Africa's onetime richest woman, must return to Angola her shares in Portugal's Galp energy firm worth...

World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved yesterday US$21.9 million for the Renewable Energy Sector Development Project f

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Friday, July 30, 2021 — WASHINGTON — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved yesterday US$21.9 million for the Renewable Energy Sector Development Project for Saint...

Environmentalists blame say pitching the bed of Pece stream will cause drought in the region

Pece channel drainage improvement work going on July 29, 2021
GULU CITY-UGANDA: There is a beehive of activities on Pece stream channel between Gulu Avenue and Dr. Lucille Road in Gulu City...

South Africa was gripped by a frenzy of looting and arson - the worst scenes of violence since the advent of democracy in 1994

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Two weeks after South Africa was gripped by a frenzy of looting and arson - the worst scenes of violence since the advent of democracy in 1994 - the makeshift road blocks and...

two members of the Eswatini Parliament, Mduduzi Bacede Mabuza and Mthandeni Dube, who face trumped-up charges

Photo: Amnesty International\Eswatini Parliment

Ahead of a bail hearing on 29 July at the Mbabane High Court of two members of the Eswatini Parliament, Mduduzi Bacede Mabuza and Mthandeni...

Tunisia’s president has launched a purge of senior officials, including prosecutors and judges,

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Tunisia’s president has launched a purge of senior officials, including prosecutors and judges, and taken on judicial powers, days after overthrowing the prime...

Parliament voted on 23 July to abolish the death penalty in Sierra Leone

Photo: Amnesty International

Reacting to the news that Parliament voted on 23 July to abolish the death penalty in Sierra Leone, Amnesty International’s West and Central Africa Director...

"Mama Rwanda" Esperance Mukashema, Rwanda, DRC, Rwandan Genocide
One of the winners of this year’s Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza Democracy and Peace Prize was Esperance Mukashema, a Tutsi survivor of the Rwandan Genocide who spoke out about the crimes of General Paul...
Rainmakers in Acholi blames lack of facilitation for poor brainfall

Mr. Olobo Silvio (L) and Mr. Kassilo Opobo (R), claims they can make it rain

“Why do we continuously experience long periods of drought and flooding when there are rain makers in our...

Tunisian President Kais Saied is being roundly condemned by the international community.

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Tunisian President Kais Saied is being roundly condemned by the international community.

Often touted as the lone success story of the Arab spring revolutions...

Perhaps sensing this public feeling, the Saied government is starting to wrap itself around the Tunisian Armed Forces

Photo: YouTube

In healthy democracies, the military stays out of politics and commerce, sticking to its central role of defending the nation. This has been the case in the United States...

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