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Colonialism

France’s ‘dirty war’ in Cameroon independence – Survivors’ story

It was a "dirty war" waged by French colonial troops but it never made headlines and even today goes untold in school history books.The brutal conflict unfolded in Cameroon, which on January 1 marks its 60th anniversary of independence...

Kenyans say UK stole their land for tea, push for UN inquiry

Kibore Cheruiyot Ngasura was just a small boy when his family was violently expelled from their ancestral land in Kenya's lush tea-growing western highlands by British colonisers, and banished never to return.Eighty-five years later he still bristles at the...

Crime against Congo: Cases against King Leopold II and Belgium

The intriguing thing about the entrance of King Leopold II into Africa is that it was not with any force or coercion; rather, his gang came with smiling faces with some goody bags, at least that was what they...

Forgotten European atrocities in Africa: Peek into abuses and man’s inhumanity to man

This story was done exactly two years ago, it generated quite a lot of feedbacks including a charge one from Shadrack Mandela which stated thus: 'less or none is talked about Arab invasion and imperialism in Africa, less is talked about...

Africa’s journey with Asia in the colonial era: Founding fathers legacy in Asia still fresh

Africa and Asia have a lot in common regarding the impact of Western Colonialism and Imperialism on the two continents. While Some scholars hold that colonization and imperialism  greatly contributed to the civilizing of the ‘back­ward people’ and contributed...

Protesters marking death anti-colonial hero clash with police in Morocco

Protesters marking the anniversary of the death of an anti-colonial hero have clashed with police in northern Morocco, in violence which authorities said left 27 officers injured. Hundreds took to the streets on Sunday night and in the early...
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Firmin Ngrebada Central African Republic’s PM announces resignation

The prime minister of the troubled Central African Republic, Firmin Ngrebada, announced on Thursday that his government had tendered...
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