Debating Security Issues in Africa – Conference in Nairobi, Kenya on 13th and 14th Sep, 2012

Security is at the core of many challenges for vital thriving and investments which African countries are still facing today. That is why Usalama ni Harambee – the Africa Forum on Business and Security will bring together international political figures, business leaders, security professionals, NGOs and academics to provide the platform for a major dialogue…

A Point of Entry into the World; Remembering Ken Saro-Wiwa

By Octavia McBride Ahebee In 1994, I was a new, middle-aged American bride living in my husband’s home of Cote d’Ivoire. I had arrived in August and by November I was student at the University of Abidjan’s French language program for non-French speakers. At that time, Liberia’s civil war was in full rage and many Liberians…