By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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On Thursday November 15th‘M23’ – the rebellion movement which was created earlier this year – launched a major attack on the city of Goma which, after a quieter day on Friday, culminated in a very stressful weekend. The question on Sunday evening was: will or will they not take Goma. On Monday they d...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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By Abdi Aynte The Somali militant group al-Shabaab is currently losing ferocious battles against Kenyan troops in Southern Somalia –  part of an African Union peacekeeping mission. However, they are winning a strategic war back in Kenya; this is the battle for hearts and minds. On Sunday, a blast lik...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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By:Emmanuel Agyenfra Boateng. Forget applying for College of Education,Midwifery and Nursing Training and any of the security forces training schools if you don’t know any body.I know so many readers will have their personal reservations to make about this topic.A friend of mine who qualified for Col...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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There is much talked about that President John Mahama, has at a recent campaign at Zualerigu in the Upper East Region, told the chiefs and people that, the people from the Northern Ghana should vote for him because he is one of them. He explained that the people from the Northern Ghana have been made...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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The world will be a more peaceful place in 2050 By Liat Clark, An upcoming paper by a political scientist will claim that in 40 years world conflict will plummet, with the greatest decrease occurring in the Middle East. Håvard Hegre, a professor in the department of Political Science at the Universit...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mali
Nov 21st, 2012
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Military forces of the African Union are ready to enter the north of Mali to suppress Islamist uprisings. The plan of the operation aimed at restoration of legitimate authority must be submitted to the UN by November 27. So far, the West only promised to help with the logistics, but the strong army o...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Nov 21st, 2012
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Rebel forces in eastern Congo say they planned to take control of the whole of the vast central African country after they captured the eastern town of Goma while United Nations peacekeepers looked on. A spokesman for the M23 rebels, a group widely believed to be backed by Rwanda, said they planned t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Nov 21st, 2012
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Press Statement Victoria Nuland Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC The United States is gravely alarmed by the rapid deterioration of the security situation in eastern DRC. We condemn the renewed military campaign by the M23 rebel group, which is an affront to the sove...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor As Election Day approaches, the desperation driving the electioneering campaigns of both the NDC and NPP are assuming ugly dimensions. While the NDC is furiously clinging on to its strategies of portraying the NPP as not better than it and rightly condemning Akufo-Addo’s fly...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 21st, 2012
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The oath of office of President is enshrined in the Seventh schedule of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria (of 1999 as amended). This oath of office is solemn and inviolable and ought to guide the holder of the office of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria as the most im...