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By IndepthAfrica
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May 8th, 2014
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by Dibo Edet Asuquo The recent spate of abductions of school girls by Boko Haram has finally brought the chickens home to roost. All of a sudden Nigeria has become the main topic on CNN , BBC ,twitter and other social media platforms and we are wondering what hit us. We all seem to have […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Mar 8th, 2014
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A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people, including two Canadians, lost contact on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane Malaysia Airlines says it has lost contact with a plane carrying 239 people on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. KUALA LUMPUR,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 7th, 2013
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By Philip Amiola Recently, I met a bright American chap who is not favourably disposed to watching CNN because as far as he’s concerned, CNN is an acronym for Constant Negative News. I didn’t find it difficult to understand his viewpoint as I have often thought along those lines myself. Really, I bel...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 5th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Tuesday, November 5, 2013 Folks, I am more than concerned at the manner in which President Mahama and his appointees are conducting government business through cyberspace. At least, everything is confirmed by the fact that the most preferred medium for reacting to the charge...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Oct 16th, 2013
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Journalists and media owners across Africa gave Ethiopian journalist Woubshet Taye a standing ovation in Cape Town on Saturday night at the CNN MultiChoice African Journalist Awards 2013, but he wasn’t there to see it. Instead his wife and son accepted the Free Press Award on his behalf. Part o...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Oct 3rd, 2013
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  The Westgate attack in Kenya with its accompanying butchery of every man, woman and child in a shopping mall who couldn’t name Mohammed’s mother is being met with baffled mutterings about “senseless violence.”   But there’s nothing senseless about the violence that took place. Terrorists ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 9th, 2013
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  A firefighter sprays water on destroyed cars in Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday, Sept, 7, 2013. Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN) — A pair of bomb blasts in Mogadishu Saturday killed at least 20 people, most of them civilians, police said. An apparent car bomb exploded in the parking lot outside of ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 19th, 2013
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By Dr. Michael J.K. Bokor Sunday, August 18, 2013 … as he “fights” Pentecostal Churches and throws himself up for a long battle? Is his example worth emulating in Ghana and other countries where the so-called “spiritual” churches are brazenly stepping on toes, big or small? The news report is that th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cameroon
Aug 16th, 2013
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Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities. Yaounde, Cameroon (CNN) — Cameroon’s President Paul Biya has ordered the closure of nearly 100 Christian churches in key cities, citing criminal practices organized by Pentecostal ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Letters & Interviews
Apr 18th, 2013
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By Samuel Burke & Claire Calzonetti [CNN] Africa’s most populous nation, Nigeria, is full of promise. But fulfilling that promise is often a struggle. Plagued by corruption and mismanagement, the resource-rich country has a poverty rate of over 50%. Maternal mortality is shockingly high and...