Africa Newswire (Page 9)

Africa Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Africa. (Page 9)

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  1. The media's hypocrisy on Gary JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | CNN

    ... human rights violations, the spread of (Gadhafi) regime weapons across the region and the growth of ISIL in North Africa." You might think that a deeply sourced report from an allied government about trumped-up intelligence leading to yet another ...

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  2. Classic tragedy with African twist fails to ignite the stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Wharfedale Observer

    Death and Jacobean drama comes to The Playhouse in Leeds where LEO OWEN caught Utopia's African Duchess of Malfi Loosely based on events occurring between 1508 and 1513, John Webster's Duchess of Malfi is a renaissance tragedy, telling the story of a Duchess who secretly marries beneath her class against the wishes of her scheming brothers. Specialising in the re-imagining of classic texts, Leeds-based company Utopia Theatre's latest project, Iyalode of Eti transports Webster's classic to Africa.

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  3. Editorial: Nation protests, but violence is no solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Mail & Guardian

    A student flees from the A University of Johannesburg's A Doornfontein campus after security personnel used force to suppress students this week. As this newspaper has said on its front page, and as a new book is titled, South Africa is a "protest nation".

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  4. SA tribe forked out R14m to support Botswana chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... the paramount chief and to run his office in Botswana. The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela is straddle between Botswana and South Africa, the other part is based in Mochudi, Botswana while the other part is in Moruleng in South Africa. The traditional community ...

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  5. Lawyers' right to represent Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... of Bakgatla Ba-Kgafela in Moruleng at the commission. The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela is straddled between Botswana and South Africa, with one group based in Mochudi, Botswana while the other is in Moruleng. The traditional community is led by Kgosi Nyala ...

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  6. The war in Libya was based on faulty assumptions, and it had awful costs far beyond the regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... the spread of Gaddafi regime weapons across the region and the growth of Isil [the Islamic State] in north Africa." (Other than that, it went swimmingly.) The main pretext for attacking Libya, espoused by both Obama and Cameron, was that Gaddafi, ...

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  7. The Wholesale Failure of American Foreign PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | The American Conservative

    ... human rights violations, the spread of Gaddafi regime weapons across the region and the growth of ISIL in North Africa." Turned a previously whole and regionally impotent Iraq that balanced Iran into a factory of terrorism and a client of Tehran; ...

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  8. Yigal Azrouel starts a new tradition with return to his Moroccan rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | CultureMap

    ... in Israel of French-Moroccan descent; his two siblings were born in Morocco. "To me it's like really we all come from Africa," he explained. "My original heritage is African and I have traveled in Africa. It has so much depth and history. We live in ...

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  9. SA tribe forked out R40m to support Botswana chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... the paramount chief and to run his office in Botswana. The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela is straddle between Botswana and South Africa, the other part is based in Mochudi, Botswana while the other part is in Moruleng in South Africa. The traditional community ...

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  10. History of slavery in NY examined through runaways noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Times Herald-Record

    ... musicians and blacksmiths. Some were "well made," others lame. A few showed ritual tribal scarring from their native Africa, others bore scars inflicted by their masters. All of them - some 600-plus men and women - were black slaves who bolted for ...

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  11. Investigator used to probe corruption at Bakgatla-Ba-KgafelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... the affairs of the tribal community in Moruleng. The Bakgatla-Ba-Kgafela is straddle between Botswana and South Africa, the other part is based in Mochudi, Botswana while the other part is in Moruleng in South Africa. The traditional community is ...

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  12. Gruen's Todd Sampson hunts giraffes in Africa despite being a VEGETARIAN for 27 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... the 'brownface' outfit 'My daughters are going to kill me!' Gruen's Todd Sampson hunts giraffes with poison arrows in Africa... despite being a VEGETARIAN for 27 years But Todd Sampson was prepared to hunt giraffes and baboons with poison-tipped ...

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  13. Bits & PiecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    ... after the park's opening in 1972, and it's now regarded as the most successful cheetah breeding facility outside of Africa and one of the best in the world. 'Wildlife Safari is the biggest, most well-known cheetah breeding center in the country, and ...

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  14. All 23 New MacArthur GeniusesBy Amelia WarshawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... credit for individuals with limited or no financial access." By adapting traditional cultural practices from Asia, Africa, and Latin America, the founder of the Mission Asset Fund has developed a mechanism that helps them build credit history. ...

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  15. Under Mahama honesty is on a long holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    ... national team, and a shining light for Vipers of Cape Coast, who rose to become one of the finest technical brains in Africa. For the uninitiated, Mr. Koufie, whose mortal remains were interred in his hometown at the ripe age of 84, was the only ...

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  16. Libya Intervention Was Based on "Erroneous Assumptions," According to Scathing U.K. Parliament ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... human rights violations, the spread of Gaddafi regime weapons across the region and the growth of ISIL in North Africa." We have seen no evidence that the UK Government carried out a proper analysis of the nature of the rebellion in Libya. It may be ...

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  17. Africa: America's Legendary Ignorance About Africa PersistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Fifty six years ago, John F. Kennedy made 479 references to Africa during the US presidential campaign. He observed that America had lost ground on the continent because of failures to meet the "need and aspirations of the African people" .

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  18. Playwrights Festival Now Africa Reveals Full LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    In cooperation with the NYU Tisch School of the Arts Center for Art & Public Policy, the Tisch Institute of Performing Arts at NYU, the Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue at NYU , and Dr. Barbara Ann Teer 's National Black Theatre, NOW AFRICA - a group of New York based African writers, actors, producers and community activists - will present its second annual playwrights festival, conceived to showcase and raise awareness of dramatic works by African writers. NOW AFRICA was conceptualized by Mfoniso Udofia and produced with ChiChi Anyanwu, Ngozi Anyanwu and Erin Cherry .

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  19. Are Uganda's MPs greedy, or is it our country that has changed?Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2016 | Daily Monitor

    ... companies. What is telling is how Parliament has decided to deal with. It is a smart thing to prepare for death. In Africa, perhaps the people who do it best are the South Africans. There are about 19 million South African adults who are insured (50 ...

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  20. Obama Takes His Campaign 2016 Act to the United Nations With Anti-Trump TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2016 | Truthdig

    ... to this Assembly. Our assistance is helping people feed themselves, care for the sick, power communities across Africa, and promote models of development rather than dependence. And we have made international institutions like the World Bank and the ...

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