May 2015






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They are selling records of African history

Kwame Opoku The auction house Dorotheum in Vienna has issued a catalogue announcing a forthcoming auction of cultural artefacts from Africa, Asia and Oceania on 26 May 2015.[1] Among the many African items to be…



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Commemorating Kamuzu Day in 2015

By Mac Neil Kalowekamo BLANTYRE, MALAWI. Malawi commemorated this year’s Kamuzu Day on Thursday the 14th of May with this event still courting mixed reactions and feelings in the multi-party democracy era. 14th May was…


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No to coup, no to third term

Burundi needs democracy and respect for the rule of law Patricia Daley While there have been jubilations in the streets in Bujumbura because of the ‘attempted’ military coup on 13 May after just under three…