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Soft Murder, Devouring Opposition Parties, the Case of African Political Cannibalism

Soft Murder, Devouring Opposition Parties, the Case of African Political Cannibalism

802 ViewsBy Zambian Eye Regional Correspondent History has known politics as being a dirty game, but it boggles the mind that the dirtiest among politicians are the ones in the smartest designer suits, they are hyenas in sheep’s clothing, they accuse their kids of smelling like goats so that they can devour them with insatiable […]

AfAW and Witch Persecution in Africa

970 Views  By Leo Igwe  Advocacy for Alleged Witches (AfAW) is an initiative to build a critical mass of support for those who are accused of witchcraft. Witchcraft allegations lead to a break down of social ties and solidarity including the isolation and ostracization of the accused. AfAW aims to forge an effective alliance to […]

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28 killed as disaster strikes Mozambique again

1,417 Viewsfrom ARIMANDO DOMINGOS in Maputo, MozambiqueMAPUTO – AT least 28 people have been killed and more than 58 800 affected in the latest floods to hit the disaster-prone Mozambique. Some 66 people have been injured during the crisis affecting regions still recovering from the Cylones Idai and Kenneth early last year. The Cabo Delgado, Sofala and Zambezia provinces […]

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British Prime Minister, African leaders urge investors to accelerate economic role on the continent

1,106 ViewsUK companies must leap at the chance to deepen economic ties with Africa, a continent with unmatched investment opportunities, several African leaders said at a high-level panel. At an oversubscribed opening ceremony for the 2020 UK-Africa Investment Summit, Monday, attended by dignitaries and delegates from 16 African countries, including President El Sisi of Egypt, […]

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Free markets for Africa now!

694 ViewsBy Linda Kavuka Free and fair trade between African nations and the rest of the world is the best – and perhaps the only – way to unleash the potential of African markets, grow economies and deal a crippling blow to the soaring poverty rates of this continent. Just look at Botswana with per […]

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Extreme events are reversing development goals

1,279 ViewsBy Patricia Scotland, Commonwealth Secretary-General 9 January 2020 Cyclones in the Caribbean and Pacific, devastating bushfires in Australia, recurrent floods and droughts in Asia and Africa, increasingly bring tragic loss of life to our nations and communities, inflicting physical and mental trauma on survivors, and causing irreparable damage to centuries old ways of life […]

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UK Royal Family split – TB Joshua

2,506 ViewsDays after Nigerian prophet, TB Joshua, released a number of ‘prophecies’ for the year 2020 during a Sunday Service at his church, they apparently appear to be coming to pass perhaps sooner than expected. The eleventh prophecy on the cleric’s list stated, “Pray for unity and understanding among the Royal Family – because of what […]

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Prince Harry and Meghan to step back from royal duties

1,270 ViewsSenior members of the British Royal Family are said to be disappointed and hurt at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s decision to step back from their current roles, reports the BBC. Prince Harry and Meghan did not inform the Queen or any other royal before their announcement on Wednesday. Buckingham Palace was “blindsided”, […]

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Hunger looms in Zimbabwe’s cities, urbanites face food insecurity as relief coffers  run dry

1,538 ViewsHarare – It’s only 9:00 in the morning, but the sun is already getting hot, Gogo Zata, looks up into the blue sky as if contemplating her next move, her eyelids are dusty and heavy, sweat running down her cheeks, reports Zambian Eye Southern Africa Correspondent. She wipes her face with the back of […]

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Africa’s wealthiest man ends 2019 $4.3 billion richer

1,476 ViewsAliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, became $4.3 billion richer in 2019 as his fortune continued to grow on the back of investments in cement, flour and sugar. The 62-year-old Nigerian businessman and Africa’s most prominent industrialist ended the decade with a net worth of almost $15 billion, making him the 96th wealthiest man in […]

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