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By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Jan 17th, 2012
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Eritrea’s envoy to the United Nations says his country is vindicated following a recently-released preliminary U.N. report that found insufficient evidence that Asmara provided weapons to Somalia militant group al-Shabab last year. Eritrea has often maintained its innocence over accusations it suppor...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 17th, 2012
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Five foreign tourists have been killed in Ethiopia in an attack by unknown gunmen, state TV reports. The attack was carried out late on Monday in the northern Afar region of the country by gunmen who had crossed from neighbouring Eritrea, the TV said. Two other tourists were seriously hurt and a thir...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 21st, 2011
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KASANGATI, Uganda – The bookshelves of Uganda’s top opposition leader reveal his ambitions: “The Audacity of Hope” by Barack Obama. “Winning” by former GE chief Jack Welch. Kizza Besigye’s books are mostly about grass roots mobilization and effective communication ...
By benim
In Egypt
Apr 21st, 2011
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Protesters in a southern Egyptian city insisted Thursday their new Christian governor resign, stepping up a week-long challenge to his appointment by the country’s military rulers. The army generals ruling Egypt since President Hosni Mubarak’s ouster appointed Emad Mikhail, a Copt and a s...