Politics

By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Apr 16th, 2014
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By Peter M. Dzidza If you are the kind interested in revisionist history, then, here is an opportunity for you to indulge your pleasure. I am not and will be forthright in taking on those using politically motivated revisionist tendencies to plaster Ghana’s history. The NPP’s Professor Mike Ocquaye i...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 15th, 2014
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Written by Obinna Akukwe   Muslim-Muslim ticket in the forthcoming 2015 Nigeria’s presidential polls may be good option for the opposition All Progressive Congress (APC) if they intend to get more votes than the 12 million they garnered in 2011.   Many Nigerians have condemned the Muslim -M...
By IAfrica
In Councillors
Apr 14th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – The Republican Party (RP) members who became local authority councillors on the Rally for Democracy and Progress (RDP) ticket say they will ditch their RP membership for the RDP following the public announcement that the RP and RDP would no longer merge.  RP member Tartisius Gae...
By IAfrica
In chief Hikuminue Kapika
Apr 14th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Followers of the Epupa chief Hikuminue Kapika, who was reportedly removed from his position at the end of March by disgruntled members of the community, allege that the DTA and the Otjikaoko Traditional Authority orchestrated the malicious sacking of the chief. “This is all a p...
By IAfrica
In Article
Apr 13th, 2014
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Desmond Tutu In December 2013, close to 200 government leaders and representatives from across the globe came together in one place to attend Nelson Mandela’s memorial. Madiba has always had an uncanny ability to bring people together, even the most unlikely of people. His hard-won struggle to embrac...
By IAfrica
In age limit
Apr 11th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – At what age or at what stage in their political career should politicians retire? It is a question gaining prominence in public discussion forums and the general public domain, more so that this is an election year. The answer though varies, depending on whom you talk to. Political a...
By IAfrica
In Kazenambo Kazenambo
Apr 11th, 2014
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WINDHOEK - “I keep wondering who the media will report on if all ministers get fired like Kazenambo,” Kazenambo Kazenambo said on Wednesday in the National Assembly.  Kazenambo, was contributing to the debate on the National Health Bill, accused the media of being on a mission of get...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 9th, 2014
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by Nebukadineze Adiele I love General Buhari and I will support him for president over any candidate but he is wrong in saying that Boko haram attacks are Planned By President Jonathan and West to destabilize Nigeria. I cannot speak for president Jonathan but I can speak for the West. (a) The West do...
By IAfrica
In Features
Apr 4th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Smaller states within the SADC bloc are still too dependent on South Africa and they should collaborate more with other smaller nations to reverse the situation, says the former president of Botswana, Festus Mogae. Mogae made the remarks during an interview with New Era in Windhoek y...
By IAfrica
In Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo
Apr 4th, 2014
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WINDHOEK – Two Swapo heavyweights clashed in the National Assembly over the way in which liberation struggle icon Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo is being treated. The verbal crossfire started when both Kazenambo Kazenambo and Peya Mushelenga made known their displeasure with the manner in which Ya Toiv...