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Sahafrica | Recent Posts
- October 20 – Gadhafi Killed
- Eritrea: Fighting Words of Peace
- Music Moment: Africology’s Addis Soul Vol.I
- On Its 7th Anniversary, Sudan’s Tinderbox Abyei is Aflame
- Eritrea: Africa’s Newest Country Turns 20 Years Old Today!
- Somaliland, Where One NGO Law Fits All?
- While You Were Away, Djibouti Had Elections
- Hundreds of Horn of Africa Migrants Drown off Libyan Coast
- Could Africa’s History Repeat Itself?
- Thousands of Somalis Risking Their Lives To Flee Drought
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As news of Ghadafi’s death trickles in, the man’s legacy as an eccentric, brutal and narcissistic dictator will finally end and be left for the history books. Since the uprising earlier this year, many have tried to understand what his fall would … Continue reading
Interesting interview in Egypt’s Al Ahram Weekly with Eritrea’s president Isaias Afewerki. On the heels of the Arab Spring, the President of Eritrea shares his views on the source of instability and uprisings in the region, as well as the impending … Continue reading
Ethiopian jazz, hip hop and soul mixed together into a 45 minute album of complete heaven.
How sad and frightfully ironic. Seven years to the day since signing the Abyei Protocol with the SPLM, Sudanese President Bashir’s troops and armed elements have forcibly entered the Abyei region, with civilians running for their lives as SAF forces and … Continue reading
From the Italians, to the British, to the Ethiopians, Eritrea is a country that’s withstood various forms of colonization, including from its African neighbor to the south, Ethiopia. Through the struggle, it forged its own identity, rooted in a rich diversity … Continue reading
Somaliland issued a new NGO law this month to curb NGO activities. It establishes a legal framework for local and international organizations operating inside their jurisdiction. It’s a decent attempt to limit the presence of international NGOs, transfer responsibility to local … Continue reading
Over 400 Eritrean & Ethiopian boat migrants are feared to have drowned after the bodies of 70 Eritreans were discovered just 20 kilometers off the coast of Libya. Libyan authorities discovered the unidentified bodies and immediately buried them in an … Continue reading
Sound familiar? The news was startling. Army coups! It looked serious, although we had no details. Barely a week ago – Zanzibar. Today already, the whole of East Africa! Clearly, the continent was entering a period of disturbances, revolts, takeovers. … Continue reading
“We heard that you could get free cooked food in some of the districts in Mogadishu…and that is the reason we preferred to reside in Bondhere.” The Horn of Africa is facing an impending drought which is already beginning to … Continue reading