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Tue,03Mar2015

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Charlie: Of cultures and humour

The fact that Charlie Hebdo won't make cartoons about the Holocaust nor would an American director joke about the assassination of his President shows that as sacred as freedom of expression may be it still has its limits.

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I am Charlie #JeSuisCharlie

We, the staff of The Africa Report, stand with our fallen colleagues, their friends and families - all those affected by the attack in the offices of Charlie Hebdo: Ahmed, Elsa, Franck, Frédéric, Michel, Mustapha, Honoré, Tignous, Bernard, Charb, Wolinski, Cabu.

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Kwabena Buahin Mensah Obituary

Kwabena Buahin Mensah - 30 September 1958 - 31 December 2014. Photo©Mensah FamilyIt is with great sadness that we have heard that our long-standing correspondent in Ghana, Kwabena Mensah, passed away at the Nyaho Medical Centre on the morning of New Year's Eve. 

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Lest we forget #biringbackourgirls

Photo©ReutersWhen all the end of year parties are over, the prospect of a New Year in the hearts of many enlists a desire to hope and achieve.

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Terror amid Africa Rising

Photo©ReutersBoko Haram is as critical a threat to world peace as ISIL is, and by not treating it as such the world is doing itself a grievous disservice.

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Eskom's energy saving sarcasm

Photo©Screenshot YouTubeIn the midst of a gripping electricity shortage, South Africa's power utility appears at a loss on how to handle the crisis. The company's utopian view of South African society, which is glaringly obvious in its media communications, comes at the expense of the very people it is targeting. Writes Sarah Bracking.

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