Blog entries from: Hamish In Auckland

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July 22 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Tue Jul 22 2014, 07:24:00

The Limerick Leader reports

Sadness as the 'Voice of Thomond' Tommy Creamer passes away

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From Hamish In Auckland Tue Jul 22 2014, 02:09:00

Africa Top Success reports

Telephony: Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda adopting a common local rate

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July 21 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Mon Jul 21 2014, 10:18:00

All Africa reports

Africa: Sustained Engagement a 'Paradigm Shift' Boosting Peace Prospects for Great Lakes and Congo

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Africa:   "Paradigm Shift' Boosts Congo Peace Prospects (guest column)
18 July 2014

I walked into the State Department just over a year ago to take on my new role of U.S. Special Envoy for the African Great Lakes Region and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Part of my ... [read more]

July 11 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Fri Jul 11 2014, 23:47:00

Radio Okapi reports ( This is translated from French )

Orientale Province: Jean Bamanisa visit the next transit camp FDLR

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From Hamish In Auckland Fri Jul 11 2014, 09:13:00

New Times Rwanda reports

PM urges prosecutors to expedite terror cases

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July 8 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Tue Jul 8 2014, 07:47:00

Esther Nsapu at Rafiki blogs: Another African blog and even better from Goma. You can't know how happy that makes me. This is a translation from French and cleaned up by me. All translation errors are mine. As this is Esther' blog I have not made any comments as per my practice with Charly Kasereka and Chantal Faida's blogs.

Shasha: Space "friend to children" Shaping the future of underprivileged children

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July 5 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Sat Jul 5 2014, 09:59:00

New Vision Uganda reports

'Why do you call me minister of miniskirts?'

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July 2 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Wed Jul 2 2014, 07:02:00

New Vision Uganda reports:

Sudan Christian woman faces new legal challenge: lawyer

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July 1 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Tue Jul 1 2014, 05:25:00

The Guardian reports.

Disclosure: I am Scottish by birth but I am far removed from there and have been since childhood. My last visit to Scotland was about six or seven years ago and resulted in several accusations of being an Australian ( we sound totally different ) followed by an explanation that I was a Kiwi. The other tangible result was a picture taken outside my first home in Edinburgh that I use on my Blogger profile. 

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June 24 2014

From Hamish In Auckland Tue Jun 24 2014, 07:27:00

The Guardian reports

Five things they tell you about refugees that aren't true

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