Situational Awareness

Total Victory In Libya, “The Jewel In The Crown” Is Libyan Oil

Total Victory In Libya, “The Jewel In The Crown” Is Libyan Oil

By | October 11, 2011 at 4:47 pm | No comments

The US ambassador to Tripoli tells US companies: "oil is the jewel in the crown of Libyan natural resources". Total victory promises 35% of Libyan oil concessions to the French oil company Total. [caption id="attachment_1349" align="alignnone" width="300" caption="Assault on...

Posted in: Africa, Libya, News, Situational Awareness

Ghana’s New Foreign Policy:

Ghana’s New Foreign Policy:

By | October 5, 2011 at 11:56 am | No comments

Ghana’s New Foreign Policy: “Youth development, provision of free school uniforms, free text books, the elimination of schools under trees, control of non-communicable diseases, scaling up of the National Ambulance Service”, etc. By Kwasi Adu Having followed the...

Posted in: Africa, Ghana, International Solidarity, News, Self-Mobilisation, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Why “Africa” is Lost in the “Abuja Treaty” Translation

Why “Africa” is Lost in the “Abuja Treaty” Translation

By | September 12, 2011 at 7:48 pm | No comments

“The Accidental Ecowas & AU Citizen”: Why “Africa” is Lost in the “Abuja Treaty” Translation By E.K.Bensah Jr There's a conspicuously delicious irony centred around Nigeria in African integration history: it's to do with the fact that despite that...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, News, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Africa: Democratic uprisings brutally suppressed

Africa: Democratic uprisings brutally suppressed

By | September 3, 2011 at 3:44 pm | No comments

The significant alignment of forces behind the governments facing popular uprisings in Southern Africa shows the powers behind the NATO in bed with the regimes under fire. It bears the same similarities with the patterns we saw in Tunisia and in Egypt. How do you expect France...

Posted in: Africa, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Ethiopia, Gabon, International Solidarity, Ivory Coast, Libya, Morocco, Networking, News, Self-Mobilisation, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives, Togo

Libyan Rebels Lost Legitimacy For Killing African Migrants!

Libyan Rebels Lost Legitimacy For Killing African Migrants!

By | August 30, 2011 at 5:44 pm | No comments

I just read a report from the USAfricaonline.com,with the awful banner "KILLINGS: Libya rebels said to be murdering Black African migrant workers", posted on Aug 29th, 2011, which vindicates my position that Ghana needs not to rush in giving recognition to the rebels who have...

Posted in: Africa, Libya, News, Self-Mobilisation, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Is Africa Rushing To Recognize The Libyan Rebels?

Is Africa Rushing To Recognize The Libyan Rebels?

By | August 27, 2011 at 8:24 pm | No comments

AU and the Politics of Recognition of the Libyan Rebels, A Roll Call A Pan-Africanist Brief - Situational Awareness Wikipedia is doing a very good job in helping to see clearly what is going on in Africa, so far as the politics of the recognition of the Libyan rebels is...

Posted in: Africa, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Chad, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gambia, International Solidarity, Ivory Coast, Libya, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Situational Awareness, Sudan, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives, Togo

The African Union Says “No” to the Libyan Rebel Leadership

The African Union Says “No” to the Libyan Rebel Leadership

By | August 26, 2011 at 6:33 pm | No comments

Friday, August 26, 2011 The African Union's Peace and Security Council held an emergency meeting in Addis Ababa today and decided not to recognize the Libyan rebel leadership (National Transitional Council) as the legitimate government of Libya. Instead, the AU has ...

Posted in: Africa, International Solidarity, Libya, Networking, News, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Kwame Nkrumah: The greatest African

Kwame Nkrumah: The greatest African

By | August 26, 2011 at 3:55 pm | No comments

Kwame Nkrumah: The greatest African By Eric Walberg “For centuries, Europeans dominated the African continent. The white man arrogated to himself the right to rule and to be obeyed by the non-white; his mission, he claimed, was to "civilize" Africa. Under this cloak,...

Posted in: Africa, General, International Solidarity, News, Self-Mobilisation, Situational Awareness, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

On Libya: The Ghana Government is Right!

On Libya: The Ghana Government is Right!

By | August 26, 2011 at 12:43 am | No comments

Thursday, August 25, 2011 Dr. Emmanuel Kwesi Aning, a security analyst at the Kofi Annan International Peace-Keeping Training Centre, may be concerned about the proliferation of all manner of weapons on the continent as a result of the mayhem in Libya. He may also be...

Posted in: Africa, Ghana, International Solidarity, Libya, News, Nigeria, Senegal, Situational Awareness, South Africa, The Pan-Africanist Imperatives

Akufo-Addo, A Threat To Peace In Ghana? – Part 1: US CSIS Report

Akufo-Addo, A Threat To Peace In Ghana? – Part 1: US CSIS Report

By | August 21, 2011 at 5:04 pm | One comment

Akufo-Addo, A Threat To Peace In Ghana? - Part One: US CSIS Report A "Real and Present Dangers" Review by Ali-Masmadi Jehu-Appiah, "The role of the NPP leader and expected presidential candidate, Nana Akufo-Addo, will be crucial, and early signals suggest reason for...

Posted in: Africa, Ghana, International Solidarity, News, Situational Awareness