Paris

By IndepthAfrica
In World
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 IAfrica
In #BringBackOurGirls
May 20th, 2014
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Kidnappings are a fact of life in Nigeria. It is a rare day that passes without a kidnapping. According to one database, there were 3,608 kidnappings in 2013 alone, and 2,285 in the first four months of 2014. It is an epidemic. But it’s also a business. Kidnap victims rarely die – that would defeat [...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 25th, 2014
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Kim K and and her third husband-to-be Kanye West are planning not one, not two, but three wedding ceremonies… According to Radar Online the couple plan to have two ceremonies in France and one in Southern California for legal purposes. The Paris wedding date is rumored to be May 24th. To avoid long l...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 13th, 2014
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Afrobeat king, Femi Kuti, has once again opened up on his crashed marriage. The musician, who is currently in Paris, France where he is due to perform at the biggest African music festival in Europe, went down memory lane and recalled how he met and married Funke, his ex-wife and mother of his first ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 9th, 2014
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The welcoming of two former members of the RPF and current opponents to Kagame is believed to be the true and accurate reason Kagame shunned France from the commemoration ceremonies… Kagame and UN Chief Ban ki Moon (WASHINGTON DC) – In a surprising turn of events, President Paul Kagame of...
By IndepthAfrica
In Photo Gallery
Mar 15th, 2014
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Women from the Arab and Muslim world demonstrate naked in front of the Louvre pyramid, on March 8, 2014, to denounce women’s oppression in muslim countries on the occasion of the women’s international day....
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 28th, 2014
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Eskinder Nega, an Ethiopian publisher, journalist and blogger who is serving an 18-year jail sentence under anti-terror legislation, has been awarded the 2014 Golden Pen of Freedom, the annual press freedom prize of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA). Mr Nega was arres...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Oct 21st, 2013
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By Stephen Oronsaye PARIS (FRANCE) – The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) plenary has removed Nigeria from its Public Statement following the country’s full implementation of the mutually agreed Action Plan and the exhibition of a clear political commitment to continue the development of its ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Odd News
Aug 11th, 2013
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By Laura Neil/Published 7th August 2013 The 29-year-old nurse is offering her £85-a-day breastfeeding service on a small ads website (PICMODELLED) The 29-year-old nurse is offering her £85-a-day breastfeeding service on a small ads website. The ad by “Cecilia232”, from Boulogne, has appeared on the e...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Apr 2nd, 2013
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By Ogbuefi Ndigbo Nigerians are agaon asking: Where is the First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria? There was anger two months ago when it emerged that the 2013 budget for Federal Capital Territory (FCT), contained a whopping N4 billion allocated to the construction of an office for the First L...