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President Uhuru Kenyatta Calls For A Joint EU-Africa Covid-19 Response Mechanism

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President Uhuru Kenyatta addressing the EU-Africa Virtual Summit on COVID-19 joint response

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has advocated for the crafting of a joint European Union and Africa Covid-19 response strategy.

The President said the EU-Africa Covid-19 strategy should among other interventions pursue the cancelation of debts owed by African countries.

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The Wars Black People Fight

How Africans Ended Up Being So Expendable

In a short video that Hollywood star, Salma Hayek posted on her Instagram platform, June 4, 2020, she makes an impassioned plea to her brothers and sisters, from Mexico and Latin America, to come around and lend support to the African Americans’ cause.

“To my Latin-American Community,” she started carefully, making cogent of the need to join the Black Lives Matter Movement and speak up against injustice. She, practically, was imploring them to drag themselves from their it’s-not-my-fight attitude, and rise to the occasion.

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The Misnomer of “American Exceptionalism”

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President Barack Obama on American Exceptionalism

In its classic forms, according to Ian TyrrellAmerican Exceptionalism refers to the special character of the United States as a uniquely free nation based on democratic ideals and personal liberty.

Of course, I grant it to the Americans who so hang on to their respective successes as their “Exceptionalism”. They are undeniably unique. What I sternly dissent is when they misunderstand every other civilization to be a second-rate class of humans. That is a misnomer.

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Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn In Uganda For A Three-Day State Visit

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Donald Trump Is Domineering And Repressive But He’s Got A Snag – The Media, Pan-Africanism & Democracy

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America First” was one of Donald Trump’s catchphrases during the Campaign, from which he emerged as America’s 45th President. This refrain continued into his Presidency and so has it epitomized his first month in office.

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Top Tips to Hitting The Big Time In The Music Industry

Like anywhere else, when you want to make it big in the business, discipline becomes the principal thing. It’s literally impossible to get far while the elements of good work ethic are overlooked.
By the same token, music is a very challenging industry especially when you’re a tenderfoot looking forward to [an] admittance to the prime time spot.

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President Museveni Emphasizes Need For African Integration

President Yoweri Museveni November 23, last year emphasized the need for African countries to integrate saying integration is for scientific and objective reasons.

This was during an address to students at 5th Annual Convention of the Great Lakes Young Leaders’ Forum, which ran under the theme ‘Defining the Role of Young People in Fostering Stability, Integration, Economic Transformation in the Great Lakes Region.’ The function took place  at the International University of East Africa (IUEA) in Kansanga in Makindye Division.

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Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni Addresses The Africa-France Summit On Partnership, Peace and Emergency In Africa

President Yoweri Museveni has called on African countries to oppose foreign intervention in the continent if it lacks approval of appropriate and legitimate African bodies.

Delivering a keynote address at the France-Africa Summit in Bamako-Mali on Saturday, President Museveni said unilateral actions by international forces without the permission of the African Union or a legitimate national force is imperialistic and must be rejected completely.

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How Tanzania’s Vanessa Mdee Managed To Conquer The Hearts Of Africa’s Music Lovers

She is tall, dark and personable. Her eyes glare with such allure, and she has this radiance running all the way to her toes.

Something to do with her slender self, the apparent cuteness of her edges and her long neck, plus some really nice taste of fashion and style for which she even won the Abryanz Style and Fashion Award in 2015 as the Most Stylish Female Artist East Africa. She was born June 7, 1988 in Arusha, Tanzania.

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President Museveni Pens Article On Casualties Of Western “Neo-Imperialism” And African Weakness

In recent months, two western ruling groups have suffered defeat in the elections. Although it is not the culture of Africans to talk about other people’s “houses” (internal affairs of other people), I feel compelled to comment on the events in the USA, Britain and Hungary in recent times because they are somehow connected with Africa Continue reading President Museveni Pens Article On Casualties Of Western “Neo-Imperialism” And African Weakness

MTV Africa Music Awards Returns To Highlight The “Gold Standard” In Music

On their official website, MTV Base has buzzed praises of itself as the only establishment that highlights the “gold standard” in music, creativity and achievement, and that at the sixth edition of the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) they are going to do it once again Continue reading MTV Africa Music Awards Returns To Highlight The “Gold Standard” In Music

President Museveni Addresses NRM Youth Cadres At Kyankwanzi

PRESIDENT MUSEVENI ADDRESSES NRM YOUTH CADRES AT KYANKWANZI: “I spoke to a group of 290 young NRM cadres undergoing training at the National National Leadership Institute in Kyankwanzi.

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