By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 4th, 2013
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The small maize and potato farming Muslim village of Totolamo in south west oromiyya near the strategic town of Shashemene is in deep mourning after 11 of her citizens gunned down in cold blood by the genocidal Tigre People Liberation Front/ TPLF federal police commandos on Saturday August 3, 2013. A...
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Aug 4th, 2013
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A US religious freedom group has called on Ethiopian authorities to stop what it said was an emerging religious freedom violations against Muslim minorities in the Horn of Africa.( SudanTribune Report,2012) The US Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) said that if Ethiopia continues ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 4th, 2013
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ADDIS ABABA – Scores of Ethiopian Muslims have been killed and dozens wounded or arrested on Saturday, August 3, when government forces open fire on unarmed demonstrators throughout the country according to Ethiopian activists who took part in the demonstrations. The confrontation began after activis...
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Aug 4th, 2013
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Revenue Service invoked Section 67(5) of Tax Administration Act to refute EFF leader’s false allegations   SARS Media Release – Responding to Mr JS Malema Background On 27 June 2013 counsel for the South African Revenue Service (SARS), addressed a letter to Mr Julius Malema and his l...
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Aug 4th, 2013
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  At last, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the merger of three main opposition parties and their allies to form a new one-All Progressives Congress (APC), ahead of the 2015 elections. DONALD OJOGO takes a look at the tough but successful move seen in many quarte...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 4th, 2013
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Voters queue in last week’s Zimbabwean presidential election The US has rejected Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s election win while the European Union has expressed concern over the poll.US Secretary of State John Kerry has said the results are the culmination of a deeply flawed proc...
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Aug 4th, 2013
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By Moshoeshoe Monare For President Robert Mugabe, this victory is against the bully West, but it is unlikely to usher in a better economic outlook for Zimbabweans, writes Moshoeshoe Monare in Harare.   For a man notorious for his violent temperament and intolerance for opposition, President Robe...
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Aug 4th, 2013
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President Jacob Zuma on Sunday congratulated Robert Mugabe on his re-election as president of Zimbabwe. Zuma described Wednesday’s elections as “harmonised” and called for peace in the neighbouring country, the international relations department said in a statement. “President...