Abayomi Azikiwe, editor of the Pan-African News Wire, is a frequent guest on various international media outlets. Azikiwe is focused on African, Latin American and Middle Eastern affairs., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr.
March 31, 2013
Pan-African Journal: Special Worldwide Radio Broadcast for March 30, 2013
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In this week's Pan-African Journal we reported on the Kenyan Supreme Court's unanimous decision which ruled in favor of Uhuru Kenyatta confirming his victory in the recently-held national presidential elections. His candidacy had been challenged by Raila Odinga the favored candidate of the West.
There has been more unrest in the North African state of Egypt. Youth have clashed with police in Alexandria and Cairo amid a worsening economic crisis inside the country.
The World Social Forum has been held in the North African state of Tunisia. It is fitting that the gathering took place in Tunisia where the uprising began in December 2010 and spread later to Egypt and other countries.
And finally, the BRICS Summit was held in the Republic of South Africa this last past week. This was the first summit held in Africa where the largest economy on the continent exist.
Also there was a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. leading up to the 45th anniversary of his assassination.