2012-02-20 09:45:54Former President Stripped of All Power Trappings[Monitor]
Once upon a time, there was a 25-year-old Valentine Esegragbo Melvine Strasser, who took power in Sierra Leone in 1992. He became the world's youngest head of state and was respected in his country and beyond. Since he lost power in 1996, however, the world has treated him like a nobody, leading him into depression.
Monday, 07-27-15, 16:06Three Sudanese Journalists Detained At Khartoum Airport[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Members of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) early on Friday morning held three journalists at Khartoum International Airport, after their return from a work trip abroad.
Monday, 07-27-15, 15:28Eritrea Festival 2015 Opens At Expo Ground[Shabait] Asmara -President Isaias Afwerki today opened Eritrea Festival 2015 at Expo Grounds here in the capital. Present on the occasion were Government and PFDJ officials, heads of National Unions and members of the Diplomatic corp. The President observed the different sections of the Festival during which he received briefings.
Monday, 07-27-15, 15:08PM to Step Up Fight Against Terror After Obama Talks[Deutsche Welle] US President Barack Obama has begun talks with Ethiopia's leaders on regional security issues. But he also touched on democracy and political rights in face of the country's poor record on this score.
Monday, 07-27-15, 14:19Will East Africa Now Embrace Nkurunziza?[East African] The African Union has deployed military experts in Burundi as a precaution against a possible outbreak of civil war following the controversial presidential election held last week.