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· September, 2008

Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from September, 2008

Cape Verde: Fuel prices on the rise – why?

The price of crude oil is plunging, but the population of Cape Verde has been faced with price rises of every sub product of oil, and the news ahead is...

Senegal: Would you mind fasting with us?

Liberia: Update from Liberia's Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Kenya: Recycling center overwhelmed

Ghana: How not to use party colors

Sudan: Returning to Sudan, US Politics and New Media

In this round up of the Sudanese blogosphere, we delve into Sudanese commentaries on Sudan, US politics, and new media. It's good to see that the blogger, Path2Hope, finally overcame...

D.R. Congo: Legislator faces rape allegations

Nigerien rebel group denies departure of top commander

Angola: A new African El Dorado for foreign workers

Since the end of the civil war in 2002, Angola has been home to many foreigners coming to find work. It is estimated that there are over 70,000 foreigners living...

Angola: Photo of an accident in the Cabinda airpot

Sierra Leone: No money, no doctor

Cameroon: The president's time

Nigeria: Post-independece political scene

Nigeria: Impressive Branding

Ethiopia: Food aid as a weapon of war

Africa: Surprising Africa

Environment: Maps, Online Communities & Carbon Footprint Calculators

Earlier this year, GV Environment listed the web2.0 tools for environment activism. Since then many more tools have been developed. This post will highlight some mashups, online communities, carbon footprint...

Ethiopia: Let's talk about theatre

Kenya: A recycling center needs help

South Africa: I quit smoking pot when I was 10

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