Out of Africa. Why some Africans emigrate.

  Thousands of Africans flee, abandon or just decide to re-locate out of the continent at some point in their life. Their reasons for doing so are many and varied. They could be fleeing from political persecution, they could have just abandoned the continent or they could...
Posted On 07 Mar 2013
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Young, Gifted and Black. Sahndra Fon Dufe

  Sahndra  Fon Dufe, Actress,  writer, Producer By Ange Ngu Thomas The first thing you noitice about her is the eyes;   They are captivating, they draw  you and you somehow will remain focused. At only 23, Sahndra has achieved what a lot of people are still struggling to...
Posted On 07 Mar 2013

Wildlife Law Enforcement in Africa. The LAGA Model

  Mountain Gorillas. Endangered Why Africa needs a “Wild” Wildlife enforcement Agency Special Report by Dr Alphonse Neba. Office  of Research and Development, University of Botswana. With more than 11.000 killed in Gabon’s Minkebe National park alone in the last nine years,...
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Re-branding Africa on Film. How FESPACO failed Africa

  By Mokun Njouny Nelson   The 43rd edition of the biennially Pan African Film and Television festival (FESPACO) has just ended in the Burkina Faso capital Ouagadougou. Senegelse film “Tey Aujourd’hui (Today) by Alain Gomis won The Golden Stallion, equivalent of the Best...

Kenya Elections. When technology Fails and the ICC Looks In.

  Uhuru Kenyatta By Francis Ngwa Niba   Officials of the newly created Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) yesterday decided to start counting votes by hand after the much hyped electronics system unexpectedly crashed. Kenyans might now have to wait till...