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Your Weekly Negritude Newsletter. Special Edition: #SudanUprising SUDAN On June 27th, the Sudanese movement protesting for the military to handover to civilian rule received a new proposal for a transition drafted by Ethiopia & the African Union (AU). Yay! Here’s to the AU actually doing work. Although, this move did happen after Sudan’s ruling generals appealed to mediators from the AU & Ethiopia to assist Sudan with unifying their efforts. The Alliance for change announced their acceptance of Ethiopia’s initial formulated proposal while the Transition Military Council (TMC) rejected it. It called for a designated transitional parliament of 300 lawmakers … Continue reading A Week In Color 21

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Your Afro-Negro Weekly Newsletter South Sudan What’s going on in the world’s youngest nation? 40 diplomats have been fired for not showing up to work. For some? In years. On Thursday; May 16th, 40 overseas diplomats were abruptly relieved of their postings after multiple futile attempts at convincing them to return to work in Juba. The foreign ministry in Juba, the capital & South Sudan’s largest city, said they tried in vain “to engage with these diplomats who went Absent Without Appointed Leave (AWOL) over the past few months and years” some diplomats included were posted in the United States … Continue reading A Week In Color 19

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Your Afro-Negro Weekly Newsletter Ghana Gifty Twum Ampofo the Deputy Minister for Education in charge of Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) has announced that the government would continue to relentlessly strive on its efforts to provide free skill, techincal and vocational training to the cooperative youth. In a speech addressing master craftsmen, apprentices, workers & skilled experts, Mrs Twum Ampofo who is also the Member of Parliament for Abuakwa North says; “Let us strive to build ourselves and add value to our skills using the Ghana TVET Voucher Project as the springboard”. According to Mrs Twum Amopofo global labour … Continue reading A Week In Color 18