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South Sudan. A failed state.

South Sudanese citizens wave their flags as they attend the Independence Day celebrations in the capital Juba

In the beginning;

A few years ago, the greater Sudan used to be a country of conflict. Since 1956, they have always been in a civil war having peace for only a period of 10 years between 1972 to 1983 after which, another civil war begun. The end of the war saw the breaking of Sudan into two countries, Republic of Sudan and the new country South Sudan coming to birth in 2011. Just 3 yrs ago. After this, Kenya as a neighbour thought it was all over. The international community saw light at the end of the tunnel and UN saw a free country. Well, there is the ICC issue where Albashir, the president of Sudan is wanted for crimes against humanity but that’s another thing.

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Aquifer Water Wars, Oil wars? Focus in Northern Kenya

Herding

They say that Africa is the next big economy but the truth is, most of us Africans don’t know that yet or even what it means in the first place. We live in countries with vast opportunities we don’t exploit. Minerals, fertile lands, man power, good climate but we still wallow in the light of massive corruption, mismanagement & escapism. We keep planning & that’s almost all we do. Plan & plan & plaaannnn….. Until before we know it, whatever project we were to do stalled a long time ago & the funds that were to be used gone & forgotten. And that’s why am skeptical of the latest aquifer discovered in my beloved country Kenya. Read the rest of this entry

BLACKORWA

Nerdistic Intents with Delusions of Grandeur

Ken's Chronicles

In Between Absoluteness and Partiality

The Murram Road Chronicles

A Good Laugh Heals Many A Rift And Mends Many A Tear

my journey

Wellcome to my blog my name is Beth i live in Wales in the UK its full of green grass and lots of hill oh and sheep haha.i wanted to start a blog so i could write about my life , my journey on finding my self , my kids and anything that is on my mind which could be anything from make up , men , chocolate ANYTHING. I suppose its sort of like a dairy.i dont get to spent as much time as i would like on here but starting from today i am going to make the time even if its for just 10 small moments

Mambokadzi District

Tales Of An Afrikan Sun

IP Kenya

A blog on intellectual property in Africa

Gigaom

Technology news, trends and analysis covering mobile, big data, cloud, science, energy and media

The Deal

It is never that serious

TED Blog

The TED Blog shares interesting news about TED, TED Talks video, the TED Prize and more.