Tag archive for ‘Horn of Africa’
By admin On Friday, January 25th, 2013

Africa’s natural resources must benefit the African people

Interview with Maged Abdelaziz, UN special adviser on Africa Africa Renewal  What are some of the greatest challenges in trying to get the international community to deal with Africa on its own terms, according More...

By admin On Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

Uhuru’s Political Gaffes Will Destroy His Political Career

When you are a public figure you are prone to public gaffes every now and again; it comes with the territory and is a result of the stress of being consistently under public glare. We all remember the cost of former More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Africa report’s List of 100 most influential Africans

Kenya has produced 10 of the 100 most influential Africans in the just released December issue of the New African magazine. The 100 were chosen on the basis of what they did, said and also due to their increasing More...

By admin On Monday, December 17th, 2012

Gender Equality Frustrated ahead of Elections -Kenya

On December 11 – the eve of Kenya’s 49th anniversary of independence – the Supreme Court handed down a controversial ruling regarding the fate of the new gender parity law. Instead of pushing lawmakers to More...

By admin On Thursday, December 13th, 2012

Retributive and restorative justice -ICC’s Role

      ICC President tells World Parliamentary Conference “   ICC President Song speaking at the World Parliamentary Conference on Human Rights in Rome on 10 December 2012 © PGA   On More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Kenyans urged to register to vote!

Prime Minister Raila Odinga on Tuesday urged Kenyans to register to vote for next year’s presidential ballot, with less than half of eligible voters signed up, while tensions rise over concerns of renewed More...

By admin On Saturday, December 8th, 2012

Ghana Polls – Showing Africa how elections are done!

Ghana voting goes peacefully but with verification challenges . ACCRA (Xinhua) — Polling in Ghana’s 2012 elections mostly came to an end on Friday, with challenges arising from malfunctioning biometric More...

By admin On Saturday, December 8th, 2012

To save Congo, US &UK must stop Rwanda and Uganda

To Save Congo, Let It Fall Apart” is the preposterously tiled op-ed in The New York Times by J. Peter Pham, director of the Africa Center at the Atlantic Council. In his piece, published November 30, he asserts More...

By admin On Monday, November 26th, 2012

Twiga South-1 Oil Discovery

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) announces that the Twiga South-1 exploration well in Block 13T, onshore Kenya, has encountered 30 metres of net oil pay with further potential to be assessed on test and has also encountered More...

By admin On Sunday, November 25th, 2012

Kenya’s Inmates keen to participate in Polls

Inmates across the country are calling on the IEBC to declare if they will participate in the coming general elections.   As the voter registration entered the second week, it emerged that no decision had been More...