Letters & Interviews

By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
May 1st, 2014
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It is with a deep sense of responsibility and elation that I join you at the opening ceremony of the two-day vitally important Osun Economic Summit, very well tagged ‘ORISUN AJE 2014’. I must specially thank the proactive convener and, especially, the progressive professionals who make up the Peoples...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 15th, 2014
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by Mabvuto Banda, Inter Press Service Malawi’s President Joyce Banda has vowed to get to the bottom of a corruption scandal where more than 100 million dollars were suspected to have been looted from the government since 2006. She is currently campaigning ahead of the country’s May tripartite electio...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Apr 5th, 2014
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On April 6, 1994, a plane carrying Rwandan President Juvénal Habyarimana was shot down by unidentified assailants. The next day, the killings began. Over the next three months, as the international community stood by, an estimated one million Rwandans—Tutsis and moderate Hutus—were systematically sla...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
May 9th, 2013
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Dear All, You are cordially invited to attend a Conference Discussion Sharing Forum about “Land Grabbing in Africa” with its devastating catastrophic effects it puts on the People of Africa which in effect is causing harm and is hindering sustainable progressive development for the people of Africa. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Apr 24th, 2013
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ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF OF THE ZIMBABWE DEFENCE FORCES, COMRADE ROBERT GABRIEL MUGABE, ON THE OCCASION OF ZIMBABWE’S 33rd INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBRATIONS, HARARE: 18TH APRIL, 2013. Honourable Vice President Joice Teurai Ropa Mujuru, Honourable Prime Minister Morga...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Apr 23rd, 2013
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This is Bayelsa State, heart of the Niger Delta, and “glory of all lands”, according to the official state tagline. Under the care of His Excellency the Honourable Seriake Dickson, what was once a restive kidnapping zone has mellowed considerably. But Nigeria’s oil-rich region still has some way to g...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Apr 18th, 2013
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By Samuel Burke & Claire Calzonetti [CNN] Africa’s most populous nation, Nigeria, is full of promise. But fulfilling that promise is often a struggle. Plagued by corruption and mismanagement, the resource-rich country has a poverty rate of over 50%. Maternal mortality is shockingly high and...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Apr 12th, 2013
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“On both missions I observed the complete lack of strict regulation of the arms trade, due to which both DRC and Kosovo had huge proliferation of illegal arms.” – Retired Pakistani Brigadier General Mujahid Alam By: Jennifer Fierberg Retired Pakistani Brigadier General Mujahid Alam (NEW YORK) – While...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Mar 25th, 2013
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MR. PRESIDENT, PLEASE SAVE PDP FROM INTERNATIONAL EMBARRASSMENT ARISING FROM AN AFFRONT ON RULE OF LAW BY THE NWC VIA ITS DECISION OF FEBRUARY 15, 2013. We are a group of Nigerians and card carrying members of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), who also voted for you in the last elections. We are c...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Mar 22nd, 2013
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zimeye My 7th Letter To The People of Zimbabwe At Large Dear fellow Zimbos, Hope l find you well. You need to be kept abreast of events taking place in Zimbabwe and their implications. On 16 March we all went to the polls to vote for a new constitution, a new era, a new dispensation […]...