Ethiopia Maj Gen Mohammed Tessema
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Ethiopian Government Says Mekelle Has Been Retaken by Federal Forces

By Abayomi Azikiwe On November 4, the Ethiopian National Defense Forces (ENDF) came under attack by the provincial government in the northern Tigray region. Reports indicate that numerous ENDF personnel were killed while the Tigray […]

Nigerian youth carry end sars banner
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Mass Rebellion in Nigeria Sparked by Police Brutality

By Abayomi Azikiwe A series of incidents involving the notorious Special Anti-Robbery Squad police unit (SARS) in the Federal Republic of Nigeria has brought to the surface underlying societal contradictions which have been simmering for […]

Africa CDC graphic taken from website
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Africa Battles COVID-19 Pandemic Effectively

By Abayomi Azikiwe During the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic there was much concern about the impact the virus would have on the African continent. Predictions focused on the underdeveloped healthcare, transportation and educational […]

Burundi and DRC demands reparations from imperialist states of Belgium and Germany
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Reparations Demand Expanding Among African People Worldwide

By Abayomi Azikiwe During late August, the Central African state of Burundi appealed to the Belgian and German governments to pay reparations for the crimes committed during their colonial occupation of this country during the […]

Zimbabwe ZANU-PF and ANC delegation hold critical talks in Harare on September 9, 2020
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Zimbabwe Ruling Party Says There is No Crisis in the Country

By Abayomi Azikiwe Over the last two decades the western imperialist states and their allies have imposed draconian sanctions on the Southern African nation of Zimbabwe. Not only has the economic embargo impacted the majority […]

SAPSN People's Summit in August 2020
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Southern Africa Region Calls for Solidarity with Mozambique

By Abayomi Azikiwe Over the last several months the security situation in the Cabo Delgado province of the Republic of Mozambique has worsened in the aftermath of several armed attacks by a self-proclaimed Islamist group. […]

Mali ECOWAS delegation fails to reach agreement with mutineers
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Instability in Mali Caused by Imperialist Foreign Policy

By Abayomi Azikiwe A mutiny by lower-ranking military officers on August 18 in the West African state of Mali has prompted the condemnation of regional, continental and international organizations. President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was forced […]

African women in Tanzania wash hands during COVID-19 pandemic
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COVID-19 Cases in Africa Rising Sharply

By Abayomi Azikiwe Concerns are mounting across the African continent and internationally over the exponential growth in COVID-19 infections. At the time of this writing (07/08/20) the African Center for Disease Control and Prevention (ACDC) […]

Africa Day 2020 graphic from portraying peacekeeping woman soldier
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Africa Liberation Day 2020: Continental Imperatives and the Global Healthcare Crisis

May 25 represents the 57th anniversary of the formation of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), later renamed the African Union (AU) in 2002. By Abayomi Azikiwe This year the continental organization of 55 member-states […]

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari on state visit
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Africa, IMF Conditionality and the COVID-19 Pandemic

By Abayomi Azikiwe African states across the continent have enacted stringent measures aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19. From Kenya, to Egypt and South Africa, governmental leaders, labor unions, community organizations and professional groupings […]