DRC Independence Celebrations Canceled
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DRC Independence Celebrations Canceled

On the 30th of June, the Democratic Republic of Congo is supposed to celebrate its 57th Independence Day from the Belgian colonial rule but this won’t be happening this year as the government canceled the celebrations. The celebrations that involve a military parade showcasing the country’s arsenal will now be summarized with a speech from […]

Ahmed Kathrada Dies South Africa - Spur Magazine
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S.A’s Anti Apartheid Activist Ahmed Kathrada Dies

South African anti-apartheid activist and politician Ahmed Kathrada has died at 87 years in a Johannesburg hospital after some illness and a brain surgery. Mr. Kathrada was one of the 8 African National Congress (ANC) anti apartheid activists with Nelson Mandela sentenced to life imprisonment in 1964 for trying to “overthrow” the apartheid government. He […]

"I Want My Own Chief Cook In Prison" King Mumbere - Spur Magazine
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“I Want My Own Chief Cook In Prison” King Mumbere

Our own Kasese king, Charles Mumbere, gets a sweet deal to have a chief cook and other privileges added to his sentence as he serves his prison term. The Rwenzururu king was arrested last month and charged with terrorism after a raid gone bad left over 100 people dead during the palace attack in Western […]