Aid

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 31st, 2014
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AN ETHIOPIAN farmer is using taxpayers’ money to sue Britain because he says that foreign aid sent to his country is supporting a brutal regime that ruined his life. The man – known as Mr O – told his British lawyers that the £1.3billion the UK has sent to Ethiopia in the past five years […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 28th, 2013
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The racist Israeli regime and the US intentionally test a deadly banned birth control drug on ethiopian women “The drug that the people are using is Depo-Provera. It’s being used on African American women by the Pfizer Corporation (the world’s largest research-based pharmaceutical company). The...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 9th, 2012
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BLANTYRE — More than 10 percent of Malawi’s inhabitants will need food aid over the next few months following massive crop failure in the south, a report said Monday. The report said 1.63 million Malawians, out of a population of 13 million, would need food aid despite a bumper harvest of three...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 6th, 2012
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Malawi’s President Joyce Banda on Friday released 377 prisoners to mark 48 years of independence from Britain, but left child rapists to “die” behind bars. Most of the inmates released had “served at least half of their prison sentences with good behaviour and were not convict...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Jun 30th, 2012
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As I drew up in the bustling village after a long journey, the last  21 miles bouncing along a red  dirt track riven with potholes,  a group of a dozen men sprawled in the shade on ramshackle wooden benches waved me over. They were farmers, resting after a hard day’s labour. Children scampered around...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
May 31st, 2012
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ABUJA, Nigeria – While some Nigerian politicians are talking about negotiating with Boko Haram, the military is preparing for battle with the militant group. Seventeen countries have signed on to help Nigeria increase security. The Nigerian military is acquiring new boats and helicopters and is...
By IndepthAfrica
In Uncategorized
Apr 27th, 2012
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Patrick Bond The sickening signs of Kim’s retreat in the face of power were unmistakeable beginning in early April, just after his nomination was announced by Obama. The situation for the many constituencies hopeful about Jim Yong Kim’s ‘election’ as World Bank president is comparable to early 2009. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Mar 13th, 2012
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A senior opposition leader in Malawi is accusing President Bingu Wa Mutharika of inciting violence by urging his supporters to “aggressively” defend him from political attacks. Earlier this month, President Mutharika said his supporters should “step in and defend their father” from insults by interna...
By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Mar 12th, 2012
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Cairo – Egypt’s parliament moved on Sunday toward a vote to order an end to more than $1 billion in US aid, a reflection of tensions with Washington over the case of Americans charged with illegal activity by their pro-democracy groups. The US was angry enough over the charges against the...
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Feb 7th, 2012
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MONROVIA, Liberia, February 6, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United Nations Humanitarian and Resident Coordinator for Liberia, Mr. Moustapha Soumaré, launched the 2012 Consolidated Appeal Process (CAP) for Liberia today on Monday, 06 February 2012, in the presence of the United N...