Mass Workers Strikes in Kenya, Tunisia, Egypt and South Africa

Workers End Strikes in Kenya and Continues Actions in Tunisia, Egypt and South Africa Proletariat faces crises with industrial actions, protests By Abayomi Azikiwe Libya 360° A significant strike impacting the universities and colleges throughout the East African state of Kenya has been settled. Representatives of the Kenya Universities Staff Union (KUSU) and the Universities…

Tunisia: Democracy Attainable Although Challenging

Thousands of Tunisians have again protested against the Islamist-led government. Despite the PM’s promise to resign, journalist Abayomi Azikiwe believes deeply ingrained political divisions remain. Abayomi Azikiwe is editor of the Pan-African Newswire, and says that small things could lead to all-out chaos. He mentions two recent political assassinations, but also sees an example of…

Tunisia Must Set an Example for Others in the Region

An Interview With Abayomi Azikiwe Editor of Pan-African Newswire Question: What is your assessment of developments in Tunisia after nearly three years since the fall of President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali? Azikiwe: I along with many others had hoped that both Tunisia and Egypt would have set an example for the entire regions of Africa…

Abdul Hakim Belhadj Behind Assassinations and Terrorism in Tunisia

عبد الحكيم بلحاج يؤجج الصراعات في تونس Jamahiriya News Agency / 23 hours ago الوثائق التي كشفتها لجنة تقصي الحقيقة في مقتل شكري بلعيد ومحمد البراهمي أعادت خلط الاوراق في المشهد السياسي التونسي، ووضعت الحكومة مجددا في قفص الاتهام. ”الاسلامي الليبي عبد الحكيم بلحاج، قائد المجلس العسكري لمدينة طرابلس هو من دبر وخطط ومول لأعمال إرهابية في…