Blair

By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2012
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By Hakeem Baba-Ahmad  For Vanguard If the man talking nonsense is a fool, the man listening should not be. — Hausa Proverb A curious story in one of the news dailies a few days ago said that former British Prime Minister, Tony Blair advised our President Goodluck Jonathan to disregard the voice...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Retired South African Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu has cancelled his plans to speak at a Discovery Invest Leadership Summit in Johannesburg because former British Premier Tony Blair will be there.  Blair’s “morally indefensible” alliance with the U.S. in overthrowing Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 30th, 2012
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Former UK prime minister Tony Blair has challenged SA Muslims protesting against his visit to this country to rather protest against the Muslims whom he says are doing most of the killing in Iraq and elsewhere. Blair, who will speak at a Discovery Invest leadership conference on Thursday, also shrugg...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jul 17th, 2012
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Two people are dead and at least 19 others have been injured after a shooting in Scarborough Monday night. Chief Bill Blair said the shots broke out at a large party at 193 Danzig Street at about 10:40 p.m. “An altercation broke out among some individuals, [and] there was an exchange of gunfire...
By IndepthAfrica
In Liberia
Mar 19th, 2012
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The Nobel peace prize winner and president of Liberia, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has defended a law that criminalises homosexual acts, saying: “We like ourselves just the way we are.” In a joint interview with Tony Blair, who was left looking visibly uncomfortable by her remarks, Sirleaf tol...
By benim
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Oct 19th, 2011
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London – Former British prime minister Tony Blair held out the prospect on Wednesday that aid for Africa could be phased out within a generation as a new wave of determined and self-reliant leaders emerged on the African continent. Speaking at a conference in London, Blair praised a new sense o...