Today I shall go down memory lane. Life can be so complicated and sometimes we are forced to ask and answer some difficult questions. Permit me to ask a few in this contribution. Why do so many people suffer so much in life and why is this particularly so in Nigeria? Is God punishing us [...]
In East Africa
Apr 8th, 2014
By John Prendergast Twenty years after Rwanda’s horrors, there are signs of hope for a more effective international response to future genocides—but only if we recognize the evolution in genocidal tactics. Exactly 20 years ago, the sitting government in Rwanda commenced a genocide against minority Tu...
In East Africa
Apr 3rd, 2014
Ugandans led by President Yoweri Museveni told a crowd gathered for a rally that personal objection both to homosexuality — which he claimed had “unhealthy repercussions” — as well as to oral sex. Museveni told the crowd: “Oral sex! The mouth is for eating, it’s no...
Nov 8th, 2012
by Teshome Debalke The suffering of our people of the Muslim faith is our suffering. Let us not outsource it and hide behind excuses from showing our solidarity with our people. Ethiopians rise or sink together as we always did; unlike Woyane and its sorry stooges want us to believe. One by one Woyan...
Dec 5th, 2010
Weeks after revelations of the King’s secret affair with a pop singer, the Sweden royal family has been thrown into fresh turmoil over the Nazi past of the queen’s father. Swedish TV4’s investigative programme Kalla fakta has broadcast the first of a two-part documentary detailing h...