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If…

If insulting me will calm you a little bit down
If your soul will be relieved and soothed from pain
Then spit all your words on my face and never mind! Continue reading “If…”

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30% West African, 1% Jew. Suprises From My DNA

No single human being is today geographically settled in a place where he used to be in 500 years ago. I was told this by my respected elder man, Professor Ibrahim Noor Sharif, some two years ago. He was trying to argue against those who opt for racial politics in Zanzibar, where the question of heritage and identity has been misused even in today┬┤s politics. Continue reading “30% West African, 1% Jew. Suprises From My DNA”

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The ICC, Hypocricy and Our Draculas

On summer 2017, I and my colleague Aboubakr Jalloh were commissioned by our office to attend and cover a weekend conference in Marrakesh, Morocco, organized by Mo Ibrahim Foundation. Among our many interviews, we had an opportunity to have Fatou Bensouda, the chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in our Facebook Live programm, and one of the questions I asked her was the famous (read infamous) cry amongst African leaders, the so-called anti-Africanism of the ICC. Continue reading “The ICC, Hypocricy and Our Draculas”

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In AU, Afrabia Is A Reality, Not A Confusion

President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt is taking over the African Union presidency from President Paul Kagame of Rwanda. Meanwhile, an Egyptian politician Ahmed Abou Al Ghayt is leading the Arab League. Two Egyptians are, at the same time, leaders of two world bodies. Continue reading “In AU, Afrabia Is A Reality, Not A Confusion”