By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 16th, 2013
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By IndepthAfrica
In Alemayehu G. Mariam
Sep 16th, 2013
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For the past one-half decade, Ethiopia has been awash with talk of renaissance. There has been a lot of windbagging about a “Renaissance Dam” over the Blue Nile. Our ears nearly fell off listening to the endless gab about an “economic renaissance” with “11 percent” plus annual growth. There has also ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 16th, 2013
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Some countries, Nigeria included will no longer be eligible to participate in the America Diversity Visa lottery programme. Information from the United States Department of State sighted on Sunday said Nigerians and citizens from few other countries were not eligible for DV-2015. The department said ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 16th, 2013
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History books reveal the “valor” of Eritrean fighters, who defeated the mighty army of Ethiopia, but leave out that the defeated include the fathers of the kebesa warriors. The kebesa fathers were slain in both the literal sense, when their beliefs, and traditions were discarded, and not infrequently...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 16th, 2013
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Opponents of gay rights in Africa often suggest that homosexuality is “un-African”. But over the past few years, scholars and activists have warned with growing urgency that it is the increasing pitch of homophobia on the continent that is really un-African, because it is literally being imported in ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Sep 16th, 2013
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  El-Rufai The Christian Association of Nigeria on Sunday asked the former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, to go for a psychiatric test to ascertain his sanity following his recent attacks on Jesus Christ and the leadership of Christians in Nigeria. The associat...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Sep 16th, 2013
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Former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai | credits: File copy The Presidency on Sunday alleged that the former FCT Minister who is also the Deputy National Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, was attacking President Goodluck Jonathan, beca...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Sep 16th, 2013
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By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North Prof. Jubril Aminu is a founding member of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). He was also at different times the Minister of Education and Petroleum Resources. He was equally a senator. In this interview, he speaks on the PDP crisis, saying the attempt by form...