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Former Ivorian Minister, Charles Ble Goude Seeks Return After ICC Acquittal
The former Ivorian Minister of Youth, Charles Blé Goudé is seeking a return to the West African country, months after he was acquitted of rights charges by the International Criminal Court in the Hague.
Mar 5, 2021 - 10:04:31 AM
Nigeria: The Game Of Gangsters
The problems with local officials, both elected and the traditional tribal and religious leaders, cooperating with bandits and terrorists is becoming more visible.
Mar 4, 2021 - 11:36:05 AM
Meet King Jaja of Opobo, The Slave Boy Who Became A King In Africa
King Jaja of Opobo was a merchant prince and the founder of the city-state of Opobo in an area which is now Nigeria’s Rivers state. Born in present-day Imo State’s Umuduruoha Amaigbo, he was sold as a slave in Bonny at the age of twelve by Obua Ajukwu of Oguta, who had come to Bonny to buy slaves. Jubo was born in1821, Orlu, Nigeria and died in 1891, Tenerife, Spain.
Mar 4, 2021 - 11:31:50 AM
Ivory Coast elections overshadowed by distant Gbagbo
Former president Laurent Gbagbo still inspires fierce loyalty among his supporters.
Mar 4, 2021 - 11:25:16 AM
Moscow Expanding Diplomatic Contacts With Less Prominent Countries in Africa
Russia’s involvement in Africa over the last decade has attracted attention particularly when it has involved Moscow’s use of private military companies to support one or another side of civil conflicts there
Mar 3, 2021 - 10:18:44 AM