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By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 19th, 2013
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Mandela’s widow wept river of tears as the peace icon laid to rest in Qunu. (By Getahune Bekele- Qunu village, South Africa.) “Do not stand at my grave and weep; I am not there. I do not sleep. I am a thousand winds that blow. I am the diamond glints on snow. I am the […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 1st, 2013
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Embassy of the United States of America, Public Affairs Section, Plot 1075, Diplomatic Drive, Central Business District, Abuja.  Telephone: 09-461-4000. Website at http://nigeria.usembassy.gov     PRESS RELEASE   STATEMENT BY SECRETARY KERRY Nigeria National Day Message   On behalf of President Obama...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 18th, 2013
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Reports Emerge of TPLF/ERPDF Efforts to Suppress Testimony in World Bank’s Investigation Regarding the Misuse of WB Funds in the Forced Displacement of Anuak and Related Land Grabs in Ethiopia’s Gambella Region Press Release (Vancouver, BC, Canada)— The Anuak Justice Council (AJC) has received distur...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Sep 2nd, 2013
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Transcribed by Ahmed ‘Alatenumo’ Sule suleaos@gmail.com I hope this letter finds you in good health and that your soul is prospering. I wanted to write this letter to you longhand, but I was not sure if you would be able to read my handwriting, hence I have asked Alatenumo to transcribe what I have t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Aug 21st, 2013
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by Obinna Akukwe   The disqualification of Prof Charles Soludo from contesting for the governorship of Anambra State under the ticket of APGA has been traced to a presidential pressure from Goodluck Jonathan to the trio of Governor Peter Obi, Chief Victor Umeh and Chief Mrs Bianca Ojukwu . Prof Solud...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jul 18th, 2013
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By: Aysheshum Yakume “Ethiopian Soldiers and Liyu Militias (Liyu Police) Raped Teenage Girl in Danod. Protection of women and children in the Ogaden region is a vital humanitarian concern” 1.      Overview Woyane Junta blocked food aid and humanitarian operations, and also looted little food in the t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 1st, 2013
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By Abdullahi M. Seidu As a nation, we are accustomed to taking the easy route in accomplishing our objectives, and we expect the government to create desirable change within various sectors of the economy by also driving through shortcuts. But for a lasting change to take root, we need learn the virt...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
May 6th, 2013
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                  Somalia: Commentary on IHS Jane’s spin on Jubbaland trap   Few days ago, IHS Jane, a well-established company for global security analysis, released an analysis under the title Somalia’s Jubbaland Conundrum. The following key points are presented at the beginning of the analys...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 26th, 2013
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(Getahune Bekele- South Africa) “He is fit like fiddle and in perfect health. Never been to any hospital recently and no doctor has diagnosed him with heart condition.” The former ruler’s son-in-law who extensively travels between Johannesburg and Harare told the Horn Times in Pretoria asking for his...