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Seychelles : Africa Day Message

Today Seychelles proudly joins the rest of Africa in celebrating Africa Day. This is an occasion, for us not only to celebrate, but also an opportunity to take pride in our continent and its boundless diversity. On this day, we need to reflect on the promise of Africa. Seychelles reaffirms this and stands in unity […]

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Mali : Sand Divination and African Fractals

With a Malian colleague I visited a sand diviner in his village along the Guinea road some years ago. It was an interesting experience that changed my perspective.

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“No concerted effort” to Adhere to Ceasefire in South Sudan as Conflict Intensifies

“No concerted effort” has been made by any of the warring parties in South Sudan to adhere to a ceasefire in the country, instead there has been an escalation in the conflict there, the head of the UN Mission in South Sudan, UNMISS, has said. David Shearer, who is also the Special Representative of the […]

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OHCHR press briefing notes – (1) South Sudan, (2) Maldives

(1) South Sudan We deplore the recent outbreaks of violence in several towns in various part of South Sudan, including Pajok in Eastern Equatoria and Wau in Western Bahr el-Ghazal, which have caused significant loss of civilian lives and displaced more than 22,000 people. Visits by the Human Rights Division of the UN Mission in […]

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