New Africa Book of the Day – 30 June 2015

Racism, Ethnicity and the Media in Africa: Mediating Conflict in the Twenty-first Century, edited by Winston Mano Release Date: June 30, 2015 Publisher: I. B. Tauris Since the colonial era in Africa, racism and ethnicity have largely led to serious conflicts – the Nigerian–Biafran War, killings in Darfur, xenophobic attacks in South Africa – that …

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New Africa Book of the Day – 30 March 2015

Boko Haram: Inside Nigeria’s Unholy War, by Mike J. Smith Release Date: March 30, 2015 Publisher: I.B. Tauris An insurgency in Nigeria by the Islamist extremist group Boko Haram has left thousands dead, shaken Africa’s biggest nation and worried the world. Yet they remain a mysterious-almost unknowable-organization. Through extensive on-the-ground reporting, Smith takes readers inside …

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