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A Glimpse Inside NAA Magazine

A Glimpse Inside NAA Magazine

Colonel Gaddafi’s regime in Libya increasingly looks like the third in North Africa to fall through the peoples revolution that is sweeping through the region. The despot has been using foreign mercenaries in a horrific and unprecedented attack on his…

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Sierra Leone: Govt urged to repeal bad press laws

Sierra Leone: Govt urged to repeal bad press laws

Journalists have urged the government to follow the example of the Ugandan Supreme Court and repeal laws that curtail freedom of speech. In August, the Ugandan government abolished sedition laws that had previously been used to prosecute and criminalise journalists…

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Somalia: Rebels kill two peackeepers

Somalia: Rebels kill two peackeepers

Two Ugandan soldiers serving in the African Union’s peacekeeping force in Somalia (AMISOM) died in fighting with rebels for control of north Mogadishu last week, an AMISOM spokesman said Saturday 5th June. At least 11 people died when the al…

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Uganda signals intention to arrest President Bashir

Uganda signals intention to arrest President Bashir

President Omar al-Bashir will surely not now enter Uganda any time soon, but if he did he will be arrested under the warrant issued by the international criminal court (ICC). Uganda’s minister for international affairs Henry Oryem Okello reportedly told…

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