2012-02-23 04:23:13'The Web is Very, Very, Very Powerful'[RNW Africa]
"I will vote for Wade, of course!" shouts Amadou, a young taxi driver, taking me to my hotel in downtown Dakar. "Wade has worked hard and that's how it works here." We drive past large posters of the various presidential candidates as Amadou points them out: Abdoulaye Wade, Macky Sall, Moustapha Niasse and Ousmane Tanor Dieng.
Monday, 04-21-14, 11:57Ghana Assumes Ecowas Chair At UN[Ghana Govt.]Ghana's Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations, Ken Kanda, has assumed chairmanship of the ECOWAS group at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
Monday, 04-21-14, 11:55No Justice for Protest Killings[HRW]Nairobi -Sudanese authorities have failed to provide justice for scores of civilians killed in anti-government protests in September 2013, Human Rights Watch said today. Authorities should release all remaining political detainees and investigate allegations of abuse and torture of detainees.