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Uganda Opposition Leader Arrested

A Ugandan opposition leader who is running for president has been arrested while campaigning in the capital. Kizza Besigye was ...

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South African Opposition Party walks out of Zuma’s State Address.

South Africa’s radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters party Thursday walked out of Jacob Zuma’s state of the nation address in ...

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Africa In Focus: Episode #60: “The ECOWAS Common External Tariff is necessary” – Frank Ofei (Retired ECOWAS Staff)

Independent Economic Consultant Frank Ofei believes the Common External Tariff (CET) that Ghana has begun implementing on 1 February “is ...

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AFRICA IN FOCUS – Episode #59: West Africa’s porous borders make it vulnerable for drug-traffickers – IDPC Expert

ACCRA, Ghana – Africa’s preparations towards the UN General Assembly Special Session (UNGASS) has been rubber-stamped by a two-day regional ...

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AFRICA IN FOCUS Episode #58: Africa must stop dancing to other countries’ tune”—CSO Activist

ACCRA, Ghana – The Secretary-General of Ghana’s General Agricultural Workers Union has urged African countries “to stop dancing to other ...

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Uganda holds first presidential debate, without Museveni

 Uganda held its first ever presidential candidates’ debate Friday but veteran leader Yoweri Museveni did not attend. All seven opposition ...

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