Africa Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Hillary Clintona s foreign policy: Doing stupid stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Washington Times

    Hillary Clinton , Democratic presidential nominee, has derided "Don't do stupid stuff" as a worthless organizing principle of President Barack Obama 's foreign policy. As Secretary of State during President Barack Obama 's first term, Mrs. Clinton single-handedly compounded problems of international terrorism, nuclear proliferation, war, refugees, and human rights from North Korea and China to South Asia, the Middle East and North Africa to Europe and Russia .

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  2. Blue Man Group 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Blue Man Group the wildly popular, award-winning global phenomenon will be visiting South Africa for the first time as part of a new World Tour from February March 2017. The acclaimed stage show, best known and recognised for its trio of bald and blue performers, will be coming to Cape Town and Johannesburg in 2017.

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  3. .com | State of the government/continentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | News24

    ... our Mbeki was the chief peace negotiater. There are still victims every day. Our Government want to talk about a Africa agenda but the citizens of Africa is suffering because of the lack of condemnation from the African governments on there peers. ...

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  4. Film festival showcases best of British cinemaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... The interracial union faced fierce opposition from the British, tribal elders and apartheid government of South Africa. Also appearing in multiple films is Michael Fassbender. The Light Between Oceans, set on a remote island off the coast of WA, is ...

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  5. Mining models must focus on peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... of dead mines, without effective recourse to justice. Mining is a very difficult subject to discuss in today's South Africa, never mind at the continental level. It is usually portrayed as investment for development, source of jobs and a contributor ...

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  6. Asian sailors freed by Somali pirates arrive in Kenya for flights homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | Yahoo!

    The crew from China, the Philippines, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam and Taiwan were seized when the Omani-flagged FV Naham 3 was hijacked by Somali pirates close to the Seychelles in March 2012, when pirate attacks were common in the area. "It is great to be here today and to bring them home and to hand them over to their embassies and their families," said John Steed, East Africa region manager for the Oceans Beyond Piracy group.

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  7. Who Will Rule Nineveh After ISIS?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Real Clear Politics

    Hassan Mneimneh is a scholar specializing in the Middle East and North Africa at the Middle East Institute . This article has been published in collaboration with the Institute.

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  8. Somali pirates free two dozen sailors held of four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Age

    ... here today and to bring them home and to hand them over to their embassies and their families," said John Steed, East Africa region manager for the Oceans Beyond Piracy group. "We have achieved what we have achieved by getting tribal elders, ...

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  9. U.S. envoy, UN ambassadors visit North DarfurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    ... the European body reconsidered its position following the weaves of illegal migrants from Syria, Iraq, and Horn of Africa countries. Sudan is identified as a source of migrants to Europe and a transit country for migrants from Eritrea, Ethiopia and ...

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  10. Right-wing backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... equity, fairness and justice to populations whether they be in the USA, Britain-Brexit, Europe, the Arab world, Africa, China, India, Latin America and the rest of the world. Obama, a black man, as defined in the American political culture, emerged ...

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  11. A Look At Libya and GhaddafiRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2016 | Fred's Humboldt Blog

    ... in, Italy and Egypt - and a small ISIS contingent - fight over bleeding Libya. Decades of development that made Libya Africa's leader in health care and education were wiped away ."

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  12. Washington urged African mediation to put pressure on Sudan's holdout groups: envoyRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2016 | Sudan Tribune

    The United States envoy for Sudan and South Sudan, Donald Booth on Saturday said Washington has asked the chief African mediator Thabo Mbeki to press the rebel groups and holdout opposition to join the national dialogue. U.S. Special Envoy Donald Booth, speaks at the U.S. House Subcommittee on Africa, on April 28, 2016 On Saturday, Booth started a visit to South Darfur state to assess the situation on the ground particularly with regard to the conditions of the Internally Displaced Persons .

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  13. The Legend of Tarzan is a surprising simple pleasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... Civil War veteran (Samuel L. Jackson) and hordes of helpful wild animals. Astonishingly, none of the cast set foot in Africa for this flick. Using the best computer effects I've ever seen, the whole thing was shot on a soundstage and backlot in ...

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  14. Invisible big muddyRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | Toledo Blade

    Among the six wars in the region that the administration of President Obama has kept the United States involved in - Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen - it is perhaps hardest to find a rationale for America's long and expensive involvement in Somalia. It is an almost entirely desert country in northeast Africa with a population of 11 million and virtually no wealth.

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  15. Borrowing from Lupita's head wrapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    But let's not get carried away by all this international attention, head wraps have always been part and parcel of women's clothing here in Africa. In the past, women wore them to cover their hair from dust and dirt as they did their home chores.

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  16. Crafting South African Identities Through FashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Hyperallergic

    ... their efforts to examine South African society, now just past the 20th anniversary of the historic overthrow of South Africa's segregated system of rule. The show, organized by curator Andrew Hennlich , is spread across several rooms in the Netzorg ...

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  17. Activist: Nomadic Herders Feed Uganda, but Face Pressure to Settle DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Voice of America

    Africa's nomadic cattle herders have for years come under pressure from governments and farmers to settle down and stop their livestock roaming, destroying crops and creating conflict along the way. While herders are often portrayed as straying onto farmland, it is farmers who first encroached onto the nomads' grazing land, said Benjamin Mutambukah, coordinator of the Coalition of Pastoralist Civil Society Organizations and a passionate advocate of the herders in Uganda.

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  18. Uganda's nomadic herders feed the country, but under pressure to settle down: activistRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Reuters

    Africa's nomadic cattle herders have for years come under pressure from governments and farmers to settle down and stop their livestock roaming, destroying crops and creating conflict along the way. While herders are often portrayed as straying onto farmland, it is farmers who first encroached onto the nomads' grazing land, said Benjamin Mutambukah, coordinator of the Coalition of Pastoralist Civil Society Organisations and a passionate advocate of the herders in Uganda.

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  19. Why a Talking Puppet Is Teaching Kids an Endangered LanguageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Yes! Magazine

    ... Zealand has MA ori Television. In Ireland, there's TG4. And in countries like Canada, Australia, Taiwan, and South Africa, indigenous broadcasters have a place on TV. In the United States, indigenous broadcasting is on the rise, but it's still ...

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  20. .com | 'Big Chief' Zuma suddenly meets even 'Bigger Chief'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | News24

    ... with a very possible SA decline into junk status facing us. Which will pull many, many more billions out of the South Africa economy, make borrowing more costly and hurt the poor even more. Secondly, the 'Bigger Chief' of the SA public. People of ...

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