Author "IndepthAfrica"

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 19th, 2014
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By Nedum This is garbage-dump journalism at it’s best, suspectedly funded by -APC the opposition party. While I don’t think GEJ is the best that Nigeria should be able to boast of as president but he certainly is better than any of the psyc...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 19th, 2014
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    A Memo to the Northern Governors Forum by: His Excellency, V/Admiral Murtala H. Nyako (rtd.), CFR, GCON, rcds Executive Governor Adamawa State On On-Going Full-Fledged Genocide in ‘Northern Nigeria’ April 16, 2014  The adverse security si...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 18th, 2014
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The Ethiopian maid who tried to kill her sponsor’s three children with a machete has reportedly confessed to the crime. Dubai Attorney General Issam Issa Al Humaidan said she had admitted that the attack on the two girls and one boy was premeditated. S...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 18th, 2014
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24 immigrants of Ethiopian origin who were on transit to South Africa have been arrested by police at Taru Forest in Voi, Taita Taveta County. It is alleged that the 24 have been hiding in Taru Forest for several days where they left to be ferried to S...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 18th, 2014
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Dana Wagner, huffingtonpost I recently wrote an article criticizing two Canadian Cabinet ministers and the absolute privilege of irreverence struck me yet again. I didn’t have to spend a week sleeping anywhere but home to avoid thugs, or worry ab...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 18th, 2014
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By Justine John DYIKUK The Easter celebration beckons. But first, the depth of Jesus’ paschal mystery rests in-between the liturgy of Ash-Wednesday and Holy Week Ceremonies. To be sure, a reflection on the length of Lent is appropriate. Engaging this s...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 18th, 2014
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By Shiferaw Abebe There has been very little discourse anywhere regarding the 2015 general election in Ethiopia despite the fact that it is only a year away. It was therefore encouraging to read a recent editorial on Negere-Ethiopia by Semayawi Party o...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 18th, 2014
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VOA Officials in South Sudan say gunmen have raided a United Nations compound housing 5,000 civilians and U.N. peacekeepers, killing at least 20 people and wounding 60. Officials say armed youths overran the U.N. Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) compoun...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 17th, 2014
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Rwandans have been commemorating the 20th anniversary of the mass slaughter that convulsed their nation in 1994 and left a legacy of civil strife that is only now giving way to peace and development. IDEN WETHERELL Participants in the killings now live...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 17th, 2014
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by Soni Akoji I watched with dismay as President Goodluck Jonathan made a caricature of himself and brought the revered office of the President and Commander In Chief of the Armed Forces, Federal Republic of Nigeria, to an all time low yesterday in Kan...