Women, Motorbikes, and Shari'a in Nigeria and Indonesia

From Sahel Blog Fri Jan 4 2013, 08:31:53

This Winter Quarter at Northwestern I'll be teaching a course on Islam and politics in the contemporary world. Much of the course will focus on three cases: Egypt, Indonesia, and Nigeria. As I prepare for the course I've been paying ... Continue reading →

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Egypt:   Egyptian Embassy in Lisbon Organizes Tourist, Cultural Festival (news)
Egypt State Information Service
5 February 2016

The Egyptian Embassy in Portugal organized a great tourist and cultural festival about the sunken city of Heracleion. [read more]

Egypt:   Senior Adviser to Kerry Visits Cairo, Luxor Next Week (news)
Egypt State Information Service
5 February 2016

David Thorne, a senior Adviser to US Secretary of State john Kerry, will start a tour of the region on Sunday including Abu Dhabi, Riyadh, Cairo and Luxor. [read more]

Egypt:   Egypt's Ambassador to Vatican Meets Director of Holy See Press Office (news)
Egypt State Information Service
5 February 2016

Egypt's Ambassador to Vatican Hatem Saif el Nasr held a meeting on Thursday with Fr. Federico Lombardi, director of Holy See Press Office. [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!


Today's Featured News
Mozambique Ruling Party Faces Tough Contest

Renamo supporters: Ruling Frelimo faces a stern challenge at Wednesday's polls from...

Surge in Central African Republic Violence

African Union troops in Bangui (file photo): The UN has expressed alarm...

Nigeria, Cameroon, Ghana Get Crucial Wins

Asamoah Gyan of Ghana (file photo): The Super Eagles have boosted their...