Category Archives: Current African News

Aka Eskom, the Hatchet Team at Work on SAA

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Response by Dudu Myeni to Mail & Guardian article of 17 April 2020

May 17 , 2020

Dear Editor,

Your article titled “Without a clear plan, SAA stood no chance’ published on 17 April 2020, was very poorly researched and hollow in its’ articulation of … Read the rest

WFP’s David Beasley Warns of Potential Famines in Africa & Mideast Due to COVID-19

The fact that almost 1 billion of our fellow human beings are suffering from these levels of food insecurity is proof of the failure of globalization and an indictment of the current monetarist based financial system.

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SeriousConcern at Escalating State Xenophobia

news reported today : Kenyan government carried out demolition of hundreds of people`s homes in Nairobi despite  Covid-19 and curfews. Just like the inhuman acts committed against South Africans living in informal settlements as reported by AbM

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-kenya-homelessness/forced-evictions-leave-5000-kenyan-slum-dwellers-at-risk-of-coronavirus-idUSKBN22I1VC

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SeriousConcern at Escalating State Xenophobia

Friday, 8

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Feed the Future: Eating is a Moral Right

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This article appears in the May 8, 2020 issue of Executive Intelligence Review.

[Print version of this article]

Six U.S. Farm Leaders
Feed the Future: Eating is a Moral Right

Schiller Institute
Robert Baker

April 26—Six U.S. farm leaders and the Schiller Institute’s Agriculture

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Eating Is a Moral Right, A Dialogue with 6 American Farmer Leaders

“In the wake of the crisis, we are assisting in the rebirth of a system of sovereign nations, each with its own self-sufficient food supply, so that no international bank or corporate monopoly will ever loot the food producers and working people again.”

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Ethiopian & Nigerian Leaders Want Debt Cancellation; UNGA President: Infrastructure for Food and Health

Life is More Precious Than Debt

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Ethiopian & Nigerian Leaders Want Debt Cancellation; UNGA President: Infrastructure for Food and Health

May 7 , 2020

Human life in Africa is threatened more by the COVID-19 pandemic than any other continent due to the appalling … Read the rest

Kenya starts linking Chinese-built modern railway to older line in central region

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Kenya starts linking Chinese-built modern railway to older line in central region

Source: Xinhua| 2020-05-05 22:07:12|Editor: huaxia

NAIROBI, May 5 (Xinhua) — Kenya is in the final stages of linking Chinese-built modern railway to an older line in the agriculture-rich central region to

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