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By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 20th, 2014
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(London To Paris Bike Ride For African Unity) By Uchenna Ndu, CFA and Ahmed Olayinka Sule, CFA Prologue Uchenna (Victor) and Ahmed will be cycling from London to Paris on 22 August 2014 to a) Raise awareness on the need for African unity and for people of different ethnic groupings to live in harmony...
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Jul 21st, 2014
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Why the arrest of Addis Ababa’s most vocal critics is a huge embarrasment for the West By Martin Plaut, Foreign Policy. Tall metal gates guard a courtyard just off a busy street north of London’s financial district. The area, once down and out, is today much sought after, but scattered be...
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Jul 10th, 2014
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By Martin Plaut Members of the Ethiopian community living in London turned out to show their support for the jailed secretary-general of Ginbot 7, Andargachew Tsige. Today (Tuesday) the British government put out a statement saying that Mr Andargachew was being held in Addis Ababa after being extradi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 9th, 2014
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FEMEN took their topless fight for “total victory over patriarchy” to the Tour de France as it zoomed through London. I was told that the group would be in Westminster at 3 PM. Uncertain what bicycles have to do with the oppression of women, I went to check it out. At 3 PM on the […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 7th, 2014
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A man wanted for questioning over a burglary at an antiques shop has fled Britain and become a rep for the firm behind the now infamous Magaluf sex video, it was claimed today. Lloyd Trainer, 24, featured on the BBC’s Crimewatch less than a month ago in connection with a high-value raid on a sh...
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Jun 30th, 2014
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By Petros Tesfagiorgis Let me start by quoting the slogan of the year, “Where is your brother? What is the most extraordinary about the 4 Catholic bishops, the courageous spiritual leaders – is that they were able to give a comprehensive analysis of the situation Eritrea is in. The mismanagemen...
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Jun 9th, 2014
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By Alemayehu G Mariam Who is afraid of Eskinder Nega, Reeyout Alemu, Woubshet Taye, Zone Nine bloggers…? The “dean” of independent Ethiopian journalists and blogger extraordinaire, Eskinder Nega, is serving an 18 year sentence for blogging. The late Meles Zenawi personally ordered Eskinder’s arrest a...
By IAfrica
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May 23rd, 2014
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Stephen Keshi has told Super Eagles players based in Europe, to assemble in London on Sunday, as he plans to travel with only domestic league players from Nigeria. Most of the foreign-based players have jetted back to the country, after the end of the various leagues in Europe, ahead of a hectic summ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 24th, 2014
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It is a commonly held belief that justice delayed is justice denied. Perhaps, the simple fact of the axiom is lost on the British in whose language these words are written. In every sense of the word, jurisprudence the world over basically derived from the British legal system that had taken root bef...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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By Lucy Hovil The independence of South Sudan symbolised a moment of extraordinary achievement and hope. On the one hand, there was optimism that independence had heralded a new era of equal citizenship for those in the South that would override the tensions and divisions of the old Sudan. On the oth...