Daily Archives : 25th May 2010

Nigeria: New VP with 2011 in focus

Nigeria: New VP with 2011 in focus

The new vice president of Nigeria, Muhammad Namadi Sambo was confirmed in his position Tuesday 18th May by the two chambers of the National Assembly. It followed the burial of the late President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua which sad event took…

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South Africa: Soccer won't be only show in town

South Africa: Soccer won't be only show in town

The soccer World Cup finals when it starts Fri 11th June will not be the only show in town. Visitors will be able to benefit from a wide range of cultural events that will take place in Eastern Cape, where…

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Sierra Leone: Anti-corruption takes a beating

Sierra Leone: Anti-corruption takes a beating

The head of Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC), Abdul Tejan-Cole, resigned Thursday 6th May, as the trial of former minister of fisheries and marine resources Haja Afsata Kabbah got underway. A feeling of déjà vu and anger is gleaned among…

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