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NEPAD an African Union programme

14 Oct 2016

The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), a continent-wide economic, social and political strategy, was endorsed by the same OAU summit in Lusaka, Zambia, that initiated the transition to...

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    29 Aug 2016

    One of Africa's oldest conflicts is in the Western Sahara, a territory in northwest Africa claimed...

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    Mr. Mohamed Ibn Chambas was elected executive secretary of the Economic Community of West African...

  • Appointment
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    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Mary Robinson of Ireland and Macharia...

  • I was tested to the limit — Rwanda genocide survivor
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