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Nanette Thomas in Kampala, Uganda

Nanette Thomas in Kampala, Uganda

By Bockarie Kukuku Musa. The Minister of Political and Public Affairs, Hon. Nanette Thomas and the Head of Mission, International Organization for (...)

| 1 week ago | 578 views

Plastic rice in Africa?

Plastic rice in Africa?

PV Staff For several months now, there have been persistent rumours that plastic or cosmetic rice is being exported to Africa from an Asian country (...)

| 2 weeks ago | 822 views

Science communication requires collaboration

Science communication requires collaboration

Effective science communication requires more collaboration between researchers, communications officers and journalists. This was one of the key messages (...)

| 3 weeks ago | 703 views

Chaos and brutality in Liberian politics

Chaos and brutality in Liberian politics

Opinion By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, USA. The use of ethnicity in elections is not strange in Liberia’s political history. For instance, (...)

| 4 weeks ago | 1225 views

Liberia: Misleading and biased reporting

Liberia: Misleading and biased reporting

Opinion By Dagbayonoh Kiah Nyanfore II, USA. In my recent article on the 2017 election in Liberia, I advised the Liberian media to be neutral and to give (...)

| 3 months ago | 1620 views

New AU chairperson not happy with tardiness

New AU chairperson not happy with tardiness

PV Staff The recently elected Chairperson of the African Union, Guinea’s President Alpha Conde (seen second from left in photo with the past and (...)

| 3 months ago | 1697 views

Ghana:UN University Report on crop yield

Ghana:UN University Report on crop yield

A study supported by the United Nations University Institute for Natural Resources in Africa (UNU-INRA) confirmed that access to credit and technology can (...)

| 3 months ago | 1789 views

Former Gambian president granted immunity

Former Gambian president granted immunity

Joint declaration by the Economic Community of West African States, the African Union and the United Nations on the political situation of the Islamic (...)

| 4 months ago | 1928 views

ECOMOG and Democrazy by force

ECOMOG and Democrazy by force

Opinion By Knana Kanthe, Quebec, Canada. If only the UN Special Court for Sierra Leone were serious in having a holistic prosecution of individuals who (...)

| 4 months ago | 2875 views