By IndepthAfrica
In Middle East
Oct 22nd, 2012
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By Abukar Arman Gone are the days when avoidance of religious and political discussions was essential to retaining friendships. Today, discussing these two topics in the public and private squares is essential to peace, coexistence, development and progress! At hand is the most misunderstood and inde...
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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by Frank Gaffney, Jr. President Obama’s once-seemingly-unstoppable march towards reelection hit what he might call “bumps in the road” in Benghazi, Libya late on September 11, 2012.  It might be more accurate to describe the effect of the well-planned and -executed, military-style a...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Sudan
Oct 22nd, 2012
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Reem Abbas, opendemocracy In Sudan, the state security apparatus has adopted a new habit: confiscating and banning books. Authors and rights activists are rightly outraged, but this is helping the growth of a new reading culture in Khartoum. When Fathi Al-Daw, a Sudanese journalist and writer publish...
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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By Tichaona Sibanda, SW Radio Africa (London) President Robert Mugabe on Monday insisted elections to choose a new government will be held in March next year, despite fears the country is not yet ready for another poll. Addressing delegates to the COPAC, second all-stakeholders conference that opened...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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Transcript of the third debate between President Obama and Republican nominee Mitt Romney, Oct. 22 in Boca Raton, Fla., moderated by Bob Schieffer of CBS. Source: Federal News Service Editor’s Note: NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by a contractor for NPR, and accuracy and availab...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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By: Robert Reich I thought the third and last presidential debate was a clear win for the President. He displayed the authority of the nation’s Commander-in-Chief – calm, dignified, and confident. He was assertive without being shrill, clear without being condescending. He explained to a clueless Mit...
By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Oct 22nd, 2012
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Washington: US President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney faced off on Monday in their last debate before the 6 November presidential election. Here is some fact-checking of claims made by the two candidates. Obama: Romney said there should be US troops in Iraq now During the ea...
By IndepthAfrica
In World News
Oct 22nd, 2012
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Who is Mitt Romney? Willard Mitt Romney is an American businessman and the Republican Party’s nominee for president of the United States in the 2012 election . He served as the 70th governor of Massachusetts from 2003 to 2007. Mitt was born on March 12, 1947, and is the youngest child of automo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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  (Ezega.com) Many people were excited to see that the EPRDF did not fail the country and the Prime Minister Power transition was peaceful. Regardless of many speculations that there was an inside conflict in the party regarding who should take the place of the late PM Meles Zenawi, the party ke...
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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Beating Shakhtar Donetsk lately has proven to be nearly impossible for its opponents in all competitions. Claudio Villa/Getty Images Chelsea and Shakhtar Donetsk, the two clubs sitting atop Group E, meet in Donetsk on Tuesday in what certainly promises to be a thrilling match. If either team should w...