Tag: egypt

January 19, 2013

Ask yourself honestly, what exactly are we fighting for? (#NewLeadership Series by Chude Jideonwo)

Maybe the nation’s thought leaders should instead ask themselves: why haven’t we yet told a coherent tale; one that has ...

December 14, 2012

The only way for Nigeria in polio and money laundering is up – and more in today’s news round-up with Cheta Nwanze

…the Army has gotten tired of waiting for the police in the bid to claim first prize in rescuing Prof. ...

November 16, 2012

Opinion: The rebel generation

by Demola Adedoyin So it seems we are no longer interested in heroes. We are now interested in courageous anti-heroes. ...

September 20, 2012

Anti-Islam film: Thousands march in protests in Zaria

by Isi Esene Thousands of Muslims marched in Zaria, Kaduna State today in protest against the amateur movie said to ...

September 18, 2012

“The Muslims are Angry!!!!!” (See Photos)

by Isi Esene All we have seen in the news recently are images of rage, violence, killings, stone-throwing and burning ...

September 16, 2012

PHOTOS: Meet Nakoula Basseley Nakoula, producer of controversial anti-Muslim film

by Isi Esene The first pictures of the Egyptian born US man who is suspected to be behind the amateur ...

September 15, 2012

Opinion: I tell fellow Egyptians and fellow Americans it’s about us, not about them

by Mona Eltahawy When my fellow Americans ask me that tired question, “Why do they hate us?”, my initial response ...

September 14, 2012

“Our condolences to the American people” – Muslim Brotherhood

by Stanley Azuakola Americans are still managing the fallout of the controversial anti-Islam movie which has spurned a series of ...

August 9, 2012

Game on: Nairobi prepares bid for 2024 Olympics Games

by Isi Esene Nairobi, Kenya is putting preparations in motion to bring the Olympics to Africa for the first time ...

June 28, 2012

Abimbola Adelakun: Mr. President, you cannot run from criticism in a new media era

by Abimbola Adelakun The presidential media chat on Sunday was, not unexpectedly, pedestrian, to put it mildly. But interestingly, the ...

June 20, 2012

The promised land fails to welcome as Nigerians face deportation from Israel

With it’s high standard of living and western outlook, Israel has become another destination for desperate Africans searching for opportunities ...

June 2, 2012

Update: Tearful Mubarak resists return to prison after sentencing

by Stanley AzuakolaHow are the mighty fallen! Hosni Mubarak, under whose whims and firm grip Egyptians had fallen in line ...

May 30, 2012

Girl Power: 19-year-old Egyptian girl patents cutting edge space travel technology

by Tolu Orekoya Despite the upheavals that have rocked Egypt over the last 2 years – the Arab spring and ...

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