Central Africa

By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 23rd, 2014
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Blame the French. By Brian Palmer A San Diego-based human-rights group has released a video documenting atrocities committed by Joseph Kony, the leader of a Ugandan rebel group that has been hiding out and killing people in the Central African Republic. Now that the Central African Republic has our a...
By IAfrica
In CAR
Apr 21st, 2014
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In Africa, there are some countries that are relatively successful. But, in earlier posts, I have argued that at least some of Africa’s current failed states make no sense and can never work. There is much talk nowadays about an African ‘boom’ – and with some justification – but not in these countrie...
By IndepthAfrica
In CAR
Apr 21st, 2014
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The Central African Republic’s capital of Bangui has seen its Muslim population drop from 130,000 to under 1000 over the past few months. Over the past year, thousands across CAR have been killed and nearly a million have been displaced. The United Nations recently stated that the entire Western half...
By IndepthAfrica
In Congo
Apr 5th, 2014
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Ebola is one of the deadliest diseases on Earth, with a fatality rate as high as 90%. It causes bleeding from the eyes, ears, mouth and rectum and a bloody full-body rash leading to a quick demise. It’s one of a handful of diseases that are so deadly that governments consider it a threat to […...
By IndepthAfrica
In CAR
Mar 29th, 2014
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BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) United Nations officials are condemning an attack on a funeral in Central African Republic that killed at least nine people including several children. Manuel Fontaine, the regional director for the U.N. children’s agency, says that civilians in Bangui are ...
By IAfrica
In CAR
Mar 27th, 2014
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…money still major snag WINDHOEK – After announcing a 28-member squad for training in preparation for various upcoming Sevens rugby tournaments in Europe and Africa, Chief Executive Officer of the Namibian Rugby Union (NRU) Sybrand De Beer yesterday said participation in the European eve...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Mar 7th, 2014
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The International Criminal Court has convicted a rebel leader of charges including murder and pillage during a deadly attack on a village in eastern Congo, but acquitted him of rape, sexual slavery and using child soldiers. Germain Katanga showed no emotion as judges convicted him as an accessory in ...
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In Cameroon
Feb 25th, 2014
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  BY AYAH Paul ABINE Charles Ateba Eyene met me at the Hotel des Députés a year back or thereabouts. He held my hand and said aloud: (my translation): “You and I are branded today as “opposants”. They call us names. But they will finish by seeing wh...
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In Cameroon
Feb 25th, 2014
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Paul Ayah makes claims that will deepen the debate around the death of one of the government’s most outspoken critic: was he killed? BY EUGENE N NFORNGWA YAOUNDE—Charles Ateba Eyene had been warned he would be killed if he continued criticizing the Biya Administration, says opposition par...
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In Cameroon
Feb 25th, 2014
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How emotional it must have been for Ama Tutu Muna returning to her childhood home during the Reunification Jubilee state banquet at the Buea Prime Minister’s lodge. She and no one else, among the members of government and other dignitaries, connected in a personal way with the venue where she l...