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2012-03-16 11:49:24 President Obiang and Kleptocrats in Africa [Fahamu] Africa's greedy rulers have looted the immense resources of their own countries, leaving the people poor and desperate. The continent's people must rise up and hold the rulers to account through proper governance mechanisms that will ensure transparent management of national resources.

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Monday, 10-20-14, 13:54Airtel to Launch Cross-Border Mobile Money Transfer Service[CIO]Bharti Airtel will announce the launch of cross-border mobile money transfers for its customers in Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda later on Friday on the sidelines of the East African Business Summit in Kigali.
Monday, 10-20-14, 13:48HRW Calls On UN to Expand Minurso Mandate to Include Human Rights[SPS]Algiers -The international organization Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on the United Nations to extend the mandate of MINURSO (United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara) to include humans rights monitoring in occupied Sahrawi territories and Sahrawi refugee camps in Algeria, said HRW's report released Saturday in Algiers.
Monday, 10-20-14, 13:43Joyce Banda Removes Stay Order on Call Logs[Malawi24]Malawi's former president Joyce Banda has finally allowed access to her call logs, an action that was applied for by key suspect- business tycoon Oswald Lutepo, of the cashgate scandal.
Monday, 10-20-14, 13:40Dhlakama Wants to Negotiate a Unity Government[Mozambique Political Process Bulletin]Afonso Dhlakama believes he won the election last Wednesday and is telling diplomats he wants a national unity government. He is calling for negotiations to lead to a unity government which would then totally restructure the state apparatus and security forces to remove Frelimo influence. There would then be new elections in two years.
Monday, 10-20-14, 13:21Film On Sahrawi Refugees' Situation Screened in Brussels[Algerie Presse Service]Brussels -The screening of a film on the situation of the Sahrawi refugees, as part of the Festival of Liberties in Brussels, allowed to raise awareness about the difficult reality and situation in which the Sahrawi people live in the refugee camps and occupied territories, said the Belgian Committee of Support to Sahrawi People.

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