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Rwanda Trade war against the US

President Paul Kagame believes that to grow the garment industry in his country, his compatriots should wear clothes made in Rwanda. However, this cannot happen without doing something about the competing multibillion dollar second hand clothes market which comes from

Land and Human rights Activist, Pastor Omot Agwa Freed by Ethiopian Authorities

Pastor Omot Agwa Okwoy, the leader of Mekane Yesus Church, is a human rights defender of indigenous people living in the Gambella region of Ethiopia. He also advocates for the establishment and protection of national parks in rural parts of

From Impatience to Anger in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The political crisis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) continues to worsen.  The constant expansion of ungoverned space has resulted in widespread violence carried out with impunity, notably in the provinces of Tanganyika, Ituri, Kasai, North Kivu, and

A Tyrant’s Brutality against Anglophones in Cameroon

The Republic of Cameroon is bilingual, with eight Francophone regions and two Anglophone regions, the Northwest and Southwest. In 1919, the League of Nations partitioned the country between France and the United Kingdom. Eventually, 80% of Cameroon was managed by

Is President Magufuli of Tanzania becoming autocratic?

Dr. John Pombe Magufuli became president of the republic of Tanzania on November 5th, 2015 after securing 58 percent of votes. Since he took the office of the president, many agree that he kept his promise of fighting poverty, corruption

Referendum in Burundi threatens Peace

In an unsurprising move, President Pierre Nkurunziza of Burundi has called for a referendum in May 2018 to change the constitution to enable him to remain in power beyond the two terms stipulated in article 96 of the constitution. Already

Of Course We Can, Absolutely

Ash Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 10am to 12 noon, women religious in Nigeria will hold a national day of prayer and fasting across the country to uphold the sacredness of life. This event will take place in the public