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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 16th, 2014
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By Nwike (S) Ojukwu, ikennaku@yahoo.com A few weeks ago, my family and I attended one of my daughters’ track meets at Mount San Antonio College (Mt SAC) in Pomona, California. There were thousands of people at the venue of the event including, but not limited to, the competitors, parents, grandparent...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 14th, 2014
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The MTV Movie Awards held last night Sunday April 12th at the  Nokia Theatre at the L.A. Live entertainment district in Los Angeles. Continue to see more photos and full list of winners… k Full list of winners below… BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE Jennifer Lawrence, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire BEST MALE...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 28th, 2014
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By Eva Galperin and Danny O’Brien, Electronic Frontier Foundation: Rumors of the extent of Ethiopia’s digital surveillance and censorship state have echoed around the information security community for years. Journalists such as Eskinder Nega have spoken of being shown text messages, printouts ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2014
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You fail to take Nigeria seriously at your peril. The country’s economy is tipped to take over from South Africa as the continent’s largest in the near future, with its annual growth rate more than three times that of South Africa. And it’s not just the economy growing: today, one African in four is ...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 1st, 2013
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Local Ethiopian Community Invited to Attend Meeting,  Allege They Were Kicked Out for Protesting Ethiopian Government’s Human Rights Abuses By Anna Daniels Lines of taxicabs were parked along Fairmount Avenue in City Heights yesterday afternoon–Sunday April 28.  Police cars were parked in front of th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Mar 17th, 2013
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GREG BRYAN / ARIZONA DAILY STAR 2009 Jessica Cox, who was born without arms, flies a single-engine plane near San Manuel. Cox is a motivational speaker on disability issues. A Tucson woman born with no arms is taking a message to impoverished and post-conflict countries, where people with physical im...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 25th, 2013
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Eritrean Youth Solidarity for Change (EYSC) and RightNow: Advocacy for Asylum Seekers in Israel hosted a joint event in Los Angeles, advocating for the Jewish and Eritrean-American communities to work together to help Eritrean refugees stuck in the Sinai desert. The event launched the groups’ global ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 8th, 2012
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AP A file courtroom sketch shows shows Mark Basseley Youssef talking with his attorney Steven Seiden, left, in court in Los Angeles. Los Angeles - The man behind an anti-Muslim film that led to violence in many parts of the Middle East was sentenced to a year in federal prison for probation violation...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Aug 8th, 2012
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The weather in Los Angeles might be scorching hot right now, but it’s not the only thing sizzling – thanks to the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real Madrid football star sent pulses racing as he flashed his toned and tanned torso while he was being driven away from a training session ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 26th, 2012
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Chi Mgbako This year’s New York State legislative session recently ended, and by failing to vote on and pass the “no condoms as evidence of prostitution” bill, lawmakers missed an opportunity to be national and global leaders in ensuring that counterproductive policing and prosecuting of sex workers ...