Saturday Dec 14
Real Clear Politics
Don't Blame Colonialism for African Failures
The recent French interventions in North Africa , and the one that began last week in the Central African Republic, raise the question of the very existence of the state on the continent.
Boko Haram is a disgrace to Africa - Oritsejafor
Oritsejafor, who stated this when he played host to the Tarayyar Masihiyawan Nijeriya known as Hausa, Fulani, Kanuri Christians Association of Nigeria, in Abuja, said he was miss-understood by some people over his stance on Boko Haram and other matters in the country.
Central African Republic: Nation Teeters On the Edge of Sectarian Bloodshed
On Thursday morning, the photographer Marcus Bleasdale and I went to see the imam of Bossangoa, Central African Republic , at his home in the Muslim Boro district of the town.
History, traditional cultures, hope and healing
For many centuries, they lived from sea to shining sea. The Cherokee Nation, Choctaw, Conestoga, Creek, The Iroquois, Chickasaw, Shawnee, Creek, Navajo, Blackfeet, Hopi, Pawnee, Cheyenne, Lakota and Oglala Sioux, Apache, Assiniboin, Anishinabe, Shinnecock, Algonquin ... For many centuries, they lived from sea to shining sea.
Catholic World News
4 Christian villages attacked in Nigeria; 37 dead
Heavily armed raiders conducted nighttime attacks on four predominantly Christian villages in central Nigeria, leaving 37 dead, according to multiple media reports.
Socio-cultural implications of the East-West coastal road
And that is the much anticipated prospect of the East-West coastal link road promised to the Niger Delta people of Nigeria.
I took this photo in a Peul village, a few kms far from Kedougou. We had spent the night there in tents, and when we got up, the kids of the village came to join us.