Monthly Archives: November 2012

Africa news in brief

Here we round up some of the stories that have caught our interest in recent weeks: Ghanaians take sanitation into their own hands: Uganda’s gorillas enjoy a much needed renaissance:–says-report/-/688334/1619390/-/uamo36/-/index.html Interesting article by Alexander Dziadosz on the realities … Continue reading

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Former French Minister of Defence insults Algerians

On 30 October 2012, former French Minister of Defence (2011-2), Gérard Longuet, answered a question about his feelings on whether France should apologise for the crimes committed in Algeria during the French colonisation (1830-1962): You can’t hear the question, but here is … Continue reading

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