Letters & Interviews

By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Mar 20th, 2013
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Pius Adesanmi Dear President Barack Obama, Greetings. On behalf of the good citizens of the District of Columbia, who, in their infinite wisdom, entrusted me with the Office of the Mayor, I am writing to draw your attention to an issue of urgent municipal importance. Although my aides here in the May...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 19th, 2013
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Abdiaziz Abdinur Ibrahim speaks out about experience in jail where he was lodged for interviewing alleged rape victim. Abdiaziz Abdinur Ibrahim set free after Somalia’s attorney general says the original investigation misled the court. ( 17-Mar-2013 ) Somalia’s Supreme Court has freed a reporter jail...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Mar 6th, 2013
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By General Muhammadu Buhari As a result of the virtual absence of the rule of law, elections in Nigeria since 2003 have not been free and fair. As a participant, I can relate to this audience my experiences during the 2003, 2007 and 2011 Presidential elections. Hundreds of candidates have similar exp...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Mar 1st, 2013
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While tensions between local ethnic groups occasionally surface during election season, international observers are optimistic about a peaceful election in Kenya. The Carter Center, the human rights organization founded by former President Jimmy Carter, said it has found Kenya’s election season to be...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Feb 27th, 2013
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The continuing security and humanitarian crisis in eastern DRC highlights the urgent need for accelerated reforms within the DRC and increased cooperation among key countries in the Great Lakes region. Patrick Ventrell Acting Deputy Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC The United S...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 27th, 2013
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Your Excellency’s, my party appeals for your intervention to resolve the DRC crisis by dealing with the root causes. (MALMO, Sweden) – Ref: Ref: RPP-OC3/DRC-M23/F1023/13-F22/JVK/RG-AU-UN/F24/AC President Barack OBAMA H.E Prime Minister David CAMERON Ref: DRC Addis Ababa Peace Accord Your Excell...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Feb 23rd, 2013
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    To:          H.E.  JOHNNIE CARSON Assistant Secretary, Bureau of African Affairs US. State Department Washington, DC. USA   Date: February 22, 2013   Subject:               Democratically elected government led H.E Ahmed Mohamed Mohomoud ‘Siilaanyo’ is the only one that repres...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 16th, 2013
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RPF developed and perfected a psyche of perpetual victimhood to the point they use it as one of their best political tool. Deo Lukyamuzi (WASHINGTON DC) – Rwanda has faced numerous challenges in the past year with their credibility and foreign relations. Both have seen severe declines with the ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 8th, 2013
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His Excellency Abdi Farah Shirdon Prime Minister Mogadishu, Somalia Paris, 7 February 2013 Subject: Reforms needed for freedom of information in Somalia Dear Prime Minister Shirdon, Reporters Without Borders, an international organization that defends freedom of information, would like to share with ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Feb 3rd, 2013
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The Senior Special Assistant to President Goodluck Jonathan on Public Affairs, Dr. Doyin Okupe, speaks with OLUSOLA FABIYI on the perception of the President as a slow leader What do you think is responsible for the attack on President Goodluck Jonathan by Nigerians despite the huge support he got fr...