African News

Can Mama Ellen Deliver Liberty to Liberia?

Tajudeen Abdul Raheem Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf was sworn in recently as President of Liberia. Tajudeen Abdul Raheem wishes her well in what promises to be (...)

| February 2006 | 410 views

"I Saw Dictatorship First-hand"---Blewu

One of Ghana’s foremost human rights activists, journalist Bright Blewu recently spoke at an orientation session for Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) (...)

| February 2006 | 429 views

New Bond Girl is from Zimbabwe

It is not a common thing for an African girl to make it big in the international film industry. But it seems the spell has been broken when the Zimbabwean (...)

| February 2006 | 837 views

Abidjan: Security Concerns Mount

Reacting to ongoing threats against United Nations personnel in volatile Côte d’Ivoire, Secretary-General Kofi Annan today urged the Security Council to strengthe

| February 2006 | 368 views

Nigerian Boy’s Death: Murder Trial Heats Up

By Abu B. Shaw, Vanguard London Bureau Chief. New clues leading to the killers of murdered Nigerian teenager Damilola Taylor have been unearthed by (...)

| January 2006 | 566 views

More Bloodshed in Darfur

Reacting to growing bloodshed in the strife-torn Darfur region of Sudan, United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today called on all parties to respect (...)

| January 2006 | 414 views

Cote d’Ivoire: Soccer Offers Temporary Peace

By Abu B. Shaw, London Vanguard Bureau Chief Peace has eluded the people of Cote d’Ivoire despite everything the international community has done in (...)

| January 2006 | 503 views

Rufaa Launches Track Solution

Press Release NY, January 21, 2006 - leading provider of value-driven business intelligence solutions, today announced the pre-launching of (...)

| January 2006 | 499 views

Book Review: African Women and Literature

This is a very critical review of the anthology "African Women and Literature" edited by Eustace Palmer,Eldred Durosimi Jones and others. Dr.Eldred Jones (...)

| January 2006 | 2706 views