By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 30th, 2012
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Aman Sethi Last month, in a courtroom in Addis Ababa, 29 defendants listened intently as the prosecution summarised charges. The accused were Muslim men in their thirties, elderly sheikhs in religious attire, and Habiba Mohammed, the wife of Junedin Sado, Ethiopia’s Minister for the Civil Service and...
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Nov 30th, 2012
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spyder jacket The shake weight commercials are about as obvious as a hunky looking guy delivering a pizza to a scandalously clad womanORACLE TEAM USA, the San Francisco based defender of the America’s Cup, is already sailing on the Bay, while other teams are expected to begin training here as e...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Nov 30th, 2012
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They have been cornered by financial crisis By Antoine Roger Lokongo INTRODUCTION All the signs are written on the wall that after the split of Sudan, the United States of America is targeting the Democratic Republic of Congo to re-enact the same scenario: arming the Tutsi regime of Rwanda and Uganda...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 30th, 2012
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Meles wife Azeb Mesfin relative on wanted list in Canada Do you know anything about those individuals? Call Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477 The late Ethiopian  Prime Minister’s wife is in the news again, this time not in Ethiopia but Canada. The former first lady Azeb Mesfin relative, Bineam Gola...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 30th, 2012
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Ethiopian ruling junta showed progress in the 5 year GTP plan by electing 3 Deputy prime minister. We don’t have any constitutional provision that allow the parliament to elect three deputies prime minister though the ruling junta doesn’t respect their own constitution. There is only one Deputy Prime...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 30th, 2012
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A FRESH wave of violence has swept through different parts of the country, claiming both security operatives and civilians. In Plateau State, the Special Task Force (STF) Operation Safe Haven said its personnel who were on a routine patrol intercepted some armed men around Rim Village, killing one of...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 30th, 2012
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The matter against former ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema and his co-accused was postponed until next year by the High Court in Polokwane on Friday. The case was postponed to 23 April 2013. Charges of racketeering have been added onto the initial charge he faced of money-laundering, the court h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 30th, 2012
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Former Head of State and national leader of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), Gen. Muhammad Buhari (rtd) has lost his first daughter. Zulai Buhari passed on Thursday evening at Nasara Hospital, Marafa Estate, Kaduna two days after giving birth to her daughter. Zulai who died aged 40 was said...
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Nov 30th, 2012
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By Majid Ahmed Violence against Somali women is steadily on the rise, especially cases of rape involving internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Mogadishu and its outskirts, women’s rights activists say. On the occasion of the United Nations’ International Day for the Elimination of Violen...
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Nov 30th, 2012
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By Theogene Rudasingwa The international community (read, Western powers) have put pressure on Kagame to have his creation and proxy, M23, withdraw from Goma. President Kabila is being pressured to talk to M23, to listen to their grievances. As we have argued, the problems of eastern DRC are partly a...