By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 23rd, 2013
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by Goodluck Ebele Jonathan I wish to formally acknowledge your letter dated December 2, 2013 and other previous correspondence similar to it. You will recall that all the letters were brought to me by hand. Although both of us discussed some of the issues in those letters, I had not, before now, seen...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Dec 23rd, 2013
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by Effiong Ubong Uyo – The brothers of Governor Akpabio, led by Prince Akpabio, yesterday distributed 31 SUVs to some PDP stalwarts including some cult members in Akwa Ibom State from the N620 million they routinely milk from the Local Government Council. A PDP chieftain in the state who craved...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 23rd, 2013
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By Alemayehu G Mariam In the days leading up to my speech at the first Semayawi (Blue) Party town hall meeting in Arlington, VA, just outside of Washington, D.C., on December 15, I was peppered with all sorts of questions. The one recurrent question revolved around my unreserved support for Semayawi ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 23rd, 2013
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BEN HARTMAN The Eritrean Embassy in Israel is advising migrants in Israel how to transfer money back to Eritrea through a bank account in Germany, contrary to Israeli law, which forbids such transfers, a group of Eritrean migrants said at a press conference in Tel Aviv on Sunday. The migrants called ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 23rd, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Folks, by now, you must have heard of the turmoil in South Sudan, the world’s newest country and Africa’s 55th. It all began sometime before July this year when in-fighting within the ranks of the SPLM government exploded with President Salva Kiir dismissing his Vice (Riek M...
By IndepthAfrica
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Dec 23rd, 2013
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Anthony Chuka Konwea, P.E.  Overture: – Now of all manners of people created by God, a statistically super-significant quantum of Nigerians count among the most wily, the most impudent, the most irrepressible and the least amenable to discipline. On a very rare occasion, the Creator himself cam...