Nov 29th, 2013
Several of our sources in asmara hav reported that Major General Gerezgheri “Wuchu” Andemariam has passed away on Nov 23, 2013 at the Air Force Hospital. Asmarino had been getting information of his illness since late September. Last week on Nov 21st, he was taken to the Italian embassy in Asmara wit...
Nov 11th, 2013
By Eric Reeves Over the past month the fierce uprising that began in Sudan in late September has largely been quelled by the Khartoum regime’s brutal security forces. Ruthless intimidation by these forces makes it difficult to imagine a moment of similar explosiveness in the near future, though it is...
Aug 13th, 2013
Julius Malema will face a sequestration hearing in September that could stonewall his political career, according to a report on Tuesday. The Star newspaper reported that Sars would conduct the hearing, which related to the Economic Freedom Fighters leader’s R16-million tax case, in Pretoria in...
In East Africa
Dec 21st, 2012
At least eight people were killed in fresh clashes in Kenya’s coastal Tana Delta region, an area where more than 100 people died in a series of attacks earlier this year, local media said on Friday. There were conflicting reports in the Kenyan media, with the death toll reported between eight a...
Dec 19th, 2012
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Officials have failed to make progress in talks that would see South Sudan resume its oil exports through Sudan. The presidents of the two African nations sealed deals in September for a demilitarized zone between their borders and other security agreements that would al...
In East Africa
Dec 18th, 2012
Ethiopia — Sudan and South Sudan officials are meeting in Ethiopia’s capital in an effort to resolve disputes. Atif Kiir, a South Sudan delegation spokesman, told The Associated Press on Monday that the delegations met earlier in the day. In September, leaders of the two countries agreed ...
In Movie & Music
Mar 28th, 2012
The A.E Awards Planning Committee is proud to announce the call for nominations for the 2012 African Entertainment Awards of Canada. The public can submit their nominations for various awards categories between April 1, 2012 and June 2012 online at: www.aeawards.ca The African Entertainment Awards ta...