Israel

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 22nd, 2013
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Elad Benari A massive brawl broke out on Saturday during a visit by the Eritrean ambassador to Israel to the northern part of the country. The ambassador attended a gathering in a kibbutz near the Kinneret (Sea of Galilee) where he gave a speech. As he was speaking, an argument broke out among Eritre...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Oct 29th, 2013
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President Goodluck Jonathan may have finally succumbed to public pressure to move against the embattled Minister of Aviation, Ms Stella Oduah, who is currently being probed over the N255m bulletproof cars bought for her by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority. The development came to the fore with t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 28th, 2013
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By Ahmad Abubakar Mahmud Gumi I am not a keen political commentator probably because my brain also filters information through the prism of religion, but I definitely now believe that Mr. Jonathan is neither a politician nor does he mean well for other Nigerians. His ‘tourism’ to Israel is a big poli...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Oct 10th, 2013
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by Dan Connell published in MER268 When Sheikh Muhammad ‘Ali Hasan ‘Awad learned that nine kidnapped “Africans” — eight Eritreans and one Ethiopian — were being beaten, raped and starved in a compound in Sheikh Zuwayd, a Sinai village near the Israeli border, he wasted little time. Firing...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Sep 26th, 2013
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Berhan Hagos PIA Compliments Ethiopia’s Growth and Transformation PIA’s latest lecture is yet another confirmation that Eritrea is further backsliding into economic obscurity – and the worst is yet to come.  It is baffling how self-respecting intellectuals and even those with basic school...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Sep 24th, 2013
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A team of Israeli experts has arrived in Kenya to help its close African ally end the three-day standoff with Somalia’s al-Shabab fighters at a partly Tel Aviv-owned shopping mall in Nairobi. Israeli officials refused to talk about the precise nature of the assistance they are providing to Kenyan aut...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Sep 12th, 2013
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By Seyoum Tesfaye   Atlanta, Georgia, USA   The president of a given nation addresses the people to report the overall health of the nation: A summary health report outlining the main challenges and the results (progress and failures) from last year. Most countries deploy some form of yearl...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Sep 11th, 2013
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Selam Kidane The ruins of a crushed dream How do you pick up the threads of an old life? How do you go on, when in your heart you begin to understand: there is no going back? There are some things that time cannot mend; some hurts that go too deep, that have taken hold. […]...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 28th, 2013
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Seeking to prevent Eritrean migrants from staying in Israel, the Israeli Interior Ministry argues that many of them are in fact Ethiopians, and thus eligible for deportation, Ha’aretz daily reported Monday. In order to deport them out of Israel, Israeli Population and Migration Authority has re...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 8th, 2013
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The announcement by Olusegun Obasanjo, the head of the African Union’s election-­monitoring mission, that in its opinion, Zimbabwe’s recent polls were “free, fair and ­credible” represents an enormous blow to democracy in Zimbabwe and sends a signal to African leaders and to t...