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12 May 2019
Private sector players advised joining politics.
24 Jan 2019
Politics and art: Irish artist puts spotlight on migrant crisis.
13 Jan 2019
American politics go gothic.
12 Dec 2018
Four of the world’s top 10 countries regarding women’s political representation in governance are Rwanda, Seychelles, Senegal and South Africa. Yet, it is distressing that the most populous country on the continent, Nigeria, cannot boast of 35 percent minimum representation for women who account for 50 percent of its electorate.
5 Dec 2018
Do-or-die politics bane of Nigeria's democracy.
3 Dec 2018
Despite rejecting refugees, the Czech Republic has been recruiting migrants to keep its economy running. But as companies cut corners to get foreign workers, the trend is becoming a new vehicle for populist politics.
29 Nov 2018
In an interview, former First Lady of Lagos State, Abimbola Fashola, she talks about why Nigeria needs to involve both men and women in Nigerian politics.
24 Nov 2018
Obiageli Ezekwesili popularly known as Oby Ezekwesili is a chartered accountant and a presidential aspirant from Anambra state.
23 Mar 2018
Obasanjo encourages women to participate more in politics.
4 Mar 2018
Group advocates youth participation in politics.
14 Feb 2018
Bishop Chukwuma tells old politicians to retire, condemns politics of bitterness.
5 Feb 2018
Obasanjo playing politics, Tinubu reacts to statement.

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Whether you like it or not, the term "woke" has entered our vocabulary. Born out of the anti-racist struggles of African Americans in the 1950s, it initially meant awake or politically aware. More recently, its meaning has morphed into a derogatory term, often used by right-wing commentators, for people who fight for a cause. Here in France, the term le wokisme is also emerging, but nearly always in its negative connotation. In Perspective, we spoke to Alex Mahoudeau, author of "La panique woke, anatomie d'une offensive réactionnaire", or "Woke panic, anatomy of a reactionary offensive".
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Josep Borrell, the EU's foreign policy chief has called for Russia to end its blockade of Ukrainian ports. His comments come ahead of a meeting of the bloc's 27 foreign ministers.
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The European Commission has recommended candidate status for Ukraine. Just over three months after being invaded by Russia, Kyiv has cleared the first hurdle on the road to membership.
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Strong inflation headwinds could deny Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro a second term, with the incumbent also facing a new corruption scandal. Lula says citizens want to "get rid" of the current government.
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