Ronald Reagan's Africa

From Africa is a Country Wed Feb 6 2013, 06:00:12

Ronald Reagan, will be celebrated again today (his birthday is February 6, 1911) as a world statesman and champion of democracy (mostly by Republicans and Conservatives in the United States), but this not how people in the Third World experienced his tenure. Take Southern Africa (I grew up in South Africa) for instance. As I [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Mozambique:   Nation Downgraded Over Secret Loans (news)
Agencia de Informacao de Mocambique
24 May 2016

The Fitch ratings agency on Monday downgraded Mozambique's long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) to 'CC' from 'CCC'. This means that, in the view of Fitch, a Mozambican ... [read more]

South Africa:   Sundowns Bounce Back in Champions League (news)
CAJ News Agency
24 May 2016

Absa Premiership champions Mamelodi Sundowns have bounced back in the African Champions League competition through the back door after their opponents in the final qualifying round AS Vita Club of the ... [read more]

South Africa:   SA to Host Palestinian President (news)
SAnews.gov.za
24 May 2016

President Jacob Zuma will on Wednesday host President Mahmoud Abbas of Palestine, who will be on a working visit to South Africa. President Abbas will hold bilateral discussions with President Zuma ... [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...