No to coup, no to third term

Burundi needs democracy and respect for the rule of law Patricia Daley While there have been jubilations in the streets in Bujumbura because of the ‘attempted’ military coup on 13 May after just under three…




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Poem: This is the right plant

Poem by Noel Zacharia In this peom Noel Zacharia talks about the enormous industrial, medicinal and nutritional values of a certain natural plant and urges on the law makers, policy makers, legal experts, medical doctors…



Deadly disinformation

War, the mainstream media and the tragic death of African refugees Julie Lévesque The tragic death of hundreds of refugees last week in the Mediterranean Sea has once again brought to light the deadly hypocrisy…


Riots, rebellion and the Black working class

Lee Sustar looks at the changing dynamics of African American urban rebellion–from the uprising in Watts 50 years ago this summer to the eruption in Baltimore today. May 6, 2015 THE UPRISING in Baltimore over…


KEMET FORUM LAUNCHED

ANNOUNCEMENT Fellow Kemetites please be informed that our website has now been launched: www.kemetforum.com/ Nevertheless, it is still work in progress. This is not final. Hence Kemetites are requested to visit this website and make…


Burundi on the brink

When Faustin Kobagaya fled his northern Burundi home in March, sneaking through the night to the Rwandan border, he was running from what could soon become another violent chapter in his country’s fratricidal history. As…


APM Speech

INTRODUCTION First of all, I would like to extend a special welcome to Your Excellencies and distinguished guests who have travelled from various countries to witness this momentous occasion. I thank you all for coming…