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By IndepthAfrica
In USA
Jul 10th, 2014
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A Belleville woman is accused of sexual misconduct with a male inmate while she worked at a substance abuse treatment lockup. The Belleville News-Democrat reports that Victoria Castillo Wilken, 33, is charged with five counts of custodial sexual misconduct and one count of official misconduct. Author...
By IndepthAfrica
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Sep 2nd, 2013
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By Alemayehu G Mariam On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a speech for the ages from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. A quarter of a million people stood in rapt attention and listened to that speech. It was the crowning moment of the March on Washington for ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 17th, 2013
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By Paula Reed Ward A Franklin Park couple accused of abusing their two adopted children from Ethiopia has waived their preliminary hearing, which was scheduled for Friday in Leetsdale. Douglas and Kristen Barbour are charged with starving a 6-year-old boy they adopted in March and causing head trauma...
By IndepthAfrica
In Southern Africa
Jan 10th, 2013
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Johannesburg – Zimbabwe is well behind schedule with vital reforms needed to ensure a credible and violence-free election that would pick a successor to its troubled power-sharing government, Human Rights Watch warned on Thursday. The global rights body said repressive legislation had yet to be...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 22nd, 2012
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By Tichaona Sibanda, SW Radio Africa (London) President Robert Mugabe on Monday insisted elections to choose a new government will be held in March next year, despite fears the country is not yet ready for another poll. Addressing delegates to the COPAC, second all-stakeholders conference that opened...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 31st, 2012
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Addis Fortune The confusing politics that ruling party officials abide by is exposing thousands of farmers and their children to starvation in southern Ethiopia, observes this writer whose identity Fortune withholds upon request. It is ironic why the Revolutionary Democrats would wish to spoil their ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mali
May 26th, 2012
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Dakar – A Malian journalist missing for two weeks emerged on Friday, telling AFP he had been held by the state security service and freed earlier this week, but stayed silent until now to protect his family. Babi Ahbi, editor of the Bamako-based periodical Agora, had been reported missing by me...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mali
May 25th, 2012
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Ouagadougou – The governor of the northern region of Burkina Faso says at least 30 people from the Peul ethnic group have been killed, and about 1 000 displaced, in ethnic clashes on the border with Mali, a nation whose administration has been left in tatters after a coup two months ago. Reache...
By IndepthAfrica
In Mali
May 2nd, 2012
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Soldiers from Mali’s ruling junta have overrun the main presidential guard barracks in the capital Bamako, which has been the scene of heavy fighting. It has dealt a serious blow to troops loyal to the ousted government, who have been trying to reverse a coup. At least 27 people have been killed in c...
By benim
In Multimedia
Dec 12th, 2010
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