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Security Council Press statement on the Democratic Republic of Congo
AfDB approves $14.12 million to support Nigeria’s membership in ATI agency
AEC 2018: AfCFTA will increase Africans’ freedoms, says ECA’s Elhiraika
Nine of ten Africans unqualified for the jobs they apply to
Huge desert solar initiative to make Africa a renewables power-house
McKinsey shows Africa is the world’s next big growth market
New report shows use of modern contraception on the rise in Nigeria
Africa Investment Forum exceeds expectations

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Prof ZalangaSamuel Zalanga is a Professor of Sociology at Bethel University, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States where he currently teaches Sociology of Development among other fields. Before moving to the United States in 1993 to pursue graduate studies, he lived and taught in Bauchi State, Northeastern Nigeria. He completed his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Sociology at Bayero University, Kano, and University of Jos, respectively in Northern Nigeria.

Below is a selection of some of his contributions at Baobab Africa.

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Africa mourns King of Pop
The King of Pop, Michael Jackson, has always had a large following in Africa even if sections of the people ...
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Liberian government to introduce biometric ID card By Roland Perry
The Government of Liberia through the Civil Service Agency has revealed that it will shortly lunch a Biometric ID Card ...
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When life is brutish and dreams fade away
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African nations agree on $10 billion
Three African nations Nigeria, Niger and Algeria signed an agreement to jointly construct the Trans-Saharan Gas Pipeline (TSGP) from Nigeria ...
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Globacom lays broadband cables in Ghana
By Kent Mensah A new mobile telephony company in Ghana - Globacom - has reportedly begun construction works  to lay ...
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Solar powered cellphone launched in Kenya
By Philip Emase A Kenyan telecommunications firm has launched a cheap solar powered mobile phone for the low  income market ...
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