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Senegal: State Media for Aspirants

By Our Correspondent According to the APA news agency in Dakar,political campaigning is in full swing in Senegal with the various (...)

| February 2007 | 475 views

Guinea: Lansana Conte May Soon Go.

Guinea: Lansana Conte May Soon Go.

Over 50 people have died in the recent disturbances in Guinea-Conakry and our sources in that troubled country have predicted that this is the beginning of (...)

by Gibril Koroma | February 2007 | 772 views

Guinea suspends export of foodstuffs

Guinea suspends export of foodstuffs

The Guinean government has decided to ban "any export and re-export of farm produce which are part of the people’s staple food" for 12 months. This (...)

| February 2007 | 754 views

Nkrumah, African Unity and Development

Nkrumah, African Unity and Development

Kofi Akosah-Sarpong, in Ottawa, Canada responds to Gamal Nkrumah’s depiction of the illusory picture of Pan-Africanism today by arguing that by (...)

| January 2007 | 739 views

Some Refinements on the Development Fronts

Some Refinements on the Development Fronts

COMMENTARY By Kofi Akosah-Sarpong, Ottawa,Canada. To advocates of opening, refining, and appropriating Ghanaian cultural values for development, (...)

| January 2007 | 591 views

Ki-Zerbo the Giant has Passed Away

Ki-Zerbo the Giant has Passed Away

By Our Correspondent. The distinguished Burkinabe historian and academic heavyweight professor Joseph Ki-Zerbo(photo) has recently passed away at his home (...)

| December 2006 | 667 views

African accused of rape set free in London

By Abu B. Shaw,with files from the Sun newspaper, London. Anti-rape campaigners were horrified in the aftermath of a recent acquittal of an alleged (...)

| December 2006 | 802 views

AU Communique.

AU Communique.

AFRICAN UNION UNION AFRICAINE UNIÃO AFRICANA P.O. Box: 3243, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Tel.:(251-11) 551 38 22 Fax: (251-11) 551 93 21 Email : si (...)

| December 2006 | 606 views

Madagascar general urges overthrow

Madagascar general urges overthrow

By Johnny Hogg BBC News, Antananarivo An army general in Madagascar has declared military rule in the country. General Fidy said the move, which (...)

| November 2006 | 609 views

Good African leaders to get award

Good African leaders to get award

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief Initiators of the award for African leaders - former presidents to be precise - have highlighted good (...)

| November 2006 | 28466 views