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Guinea-Bissau and the drug trade

Guinea-Bissau and the drug trade

Reporters Without Borders (recently) released the report of a fact-finding visit to Guinea-Bissau to investigate the precarious situation of its (...)

| November 2007 | 618 views

The Mo Ibrahim Prize: Robbing Peter to pay Paul

The Mo Ibrahim Prize: Robbing Peter to pay Paul

“Mo Ibrahim’s prize for a retired African president which was awarded to Joachim Chissano of Mozambique was in my view an insult to the African (...)

| November 2007 | 638 views

Respect your African/Black relatives

Respect your African/Black relatives

Commentary By Clement Apaak, Coquitlam, Canada. For those who have not followed my work, in person, in print, and over my radio show on CJSF 90.1FM, I (...)

| November 2007 | 987 views

Water Shortage in South Sudan

Water Shortage in South Sudan

By William Kolong Pioth, Vancouver, Canada. Northern Bahr-El-Ghazal (NBEG) is one of ten states of south Sudan, a region which attained its (...)

| October 2007 | 581 views

Belgium: Black woman sets herself on fire

Belgium: Black woman sets herself on fire

Maggy Delvaux-Mufu, a mother of three in her forties, alerted several national newspapers late on Tuesday morning last week that she would be burning (...)

| October 2007 | 5160 views

ACC Blasts Australia's Kevin Andrews

ACC Blasts Australia’s Kevin Andrews

African Communities Council of NSW (ACC) Media Release October 3, 2007 African Communities Council (ACC) of NSW expresses its deep and serious (...)

| October 2007 | 671 views

Britain's new black attorney general

Britain’s new black attorney general

The new attorney general of the United Kingdom, Dominican-born Baroness Patricia Scotland of Asthal QC(photo), has been “very humbled” by the (...)

| September 2007 | 1208 views