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· June, 2011

Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from June, 2011

30 June 2011

China: Sudanese President Bashir's Visit Raises Eyebrows

In the same week that China voices support for an International Criminal Court warrant out on Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi, it rolls out the red carpet for another ICC fugitive,...

South Sudan: An Argument Against Arming the South

Africa: On Being in a Mixed Race Relationship

Nigeria: President Fooled the People Again

D.R. of Congo: Reflections on Congolese Independence

Nigeria: The Morgue called Lagos/Ibadan Expressway

29 June 2011

Swziland: AFP Correspondent Phone Bugged

Malawi: Malawi News Go Mobile

Malawi: Meet Global Voices Author Victor Kaonga

Victor Kaonga started his blog, NDAGHA, in 2006, joining a small but dedicated band of Malawian bloggers. A broadcast journalist by profession, he holds a graduate degree in Global Journalism...

Senegal: The Protests Will be “Twitterized”

On June 23, 2011, Dakar's streets were stormed by protesters. Their goal: derail the electoral reform that would allow the election of the president with 25% of the votes in...

Republic of Congo: Local Company To Produce First African Android Tablet

Republic of Congo: Widows Demand Their Rights

France-Senegal: Anti-Wade Demonstrators Arrested by French Police

Senegal is eight months from its presidential elections in February 2012. The country's civil society has already protested against various attempts by the incumbent president, 85 year-old Abdoulaye Wade, to...

Guinea: “Democracy, Backwards”

Senegal: President Wade's Failure

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