African Politics and Policy

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Month: May 2017

Tinga Tinga paintings

Tingatinga is a style of paintings that originated in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The Tingtinga style was developed by Edward…

Bush in Africa

This article argues that 11 million lives were saved in Africa by President George W. Bush http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/bono-hangs-george-bush-texas-ranch/story?id=47674742 http://www.corriere.it/esteri/17_maggio_31/bush-pensionato-riabilitato-quadri-all-incontro-bono-7d00e5f0-4578-11e7-81bc-6e91411407c5.shtml You may…

Zambia wants to build new capital from the scratch

Zambia wants to move its capital city from Lusaka to the rural district of Ngabwe, as it is geographically the…

WHO spends more on travel than on fighting diseases

A though-provoking result was achieved during the recent investigation by the Associated Press on how WHO spent money last year:…

DRC: more displaced people than anywhere else

According to the Global Report on Internal Displacement by the Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre, in 2016, political instability in DRC…

Kenya launches new railway

Today, President Uhuru Kenyatta together with Chinese delegation of State Council are going to celebrate the launch of the new…

Record harvest for South Africa

South Africa is expected to have the best maize harvest in four decades http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/news/South-Africa-set-for-record-maize-harvest/2558-3948578-12je0uvz/index.html You may also be interested in:…

Protecting Uganda’s historical buildings

Some steps are finally being taken to protect the historical buildings of Uganda http://www.theeastafrican.co.ke/magazine/Kampala-celebrates-its-living-heritage/434746-3948768-y5sjwmz/index.html You may also be interested in:…

Uganda, DR Congo and Lakes

Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo are seeking to solve the disputes over the boundaries in Lake Edward and…

Investing in Rice

The Dangote Group will invest 1 billion US dollars on rice cultivation in five Nigerian Provinces http://allafrica.com/stories/201705300088.html You may also…

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