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Despite Obama in Ghana, a Bad Month for African Democracy

Todd Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Todd Moss

In Mauritania the vote was so obviously suspicious that the electoral chief resigned and the opposition rejected the results.

Why Ghana? Obama Had Few Options

nytimes.com | ADAM NOSSITER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NIAMEY, Niger Amid the fever of excitement over President Obama's first visit to sub-Saharan Africa since taking office, the debate over why he chose ...

Obama In Ghana: 'Africa Not Separate From World Affairs'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) ACCRA, Ghana — America's president and Africa's son, Barack Obama dashed with pride onto the continent of his ancestors Saturday, challengi...

Obama Arrives In Ghana (VIDEO, SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

UPDATE: The Obamas arrived in Ghana on Friday evening, AP reports. President Barack Obama has landed in Ghana on his first trip to sub-Saharan Africa...

Obama In Ghana On Historic Africa Trip

AP | BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ACCRA, Ghana — President Barack Obama has landed in Ghana on his first trip to sub-Saharan Africa since taking office. He landed soon after 9 p...

Why Ghana? Obama Likely To Prioritize Democracy, Transparency Over Image

essence.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When Air Force One touches down in Ghana on Friday evening, it's sure to be another goosebump moment of the Obama presidency. The rich symbolism in Ba...

Obama Ghana Trip: 10,000 Police To Be Deployed

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ACCRA, Ghana — Authorities in Ghana say they will deploy more than 10,000 police in this West African nation to boost security for President Bar...

Obama Ghana Trip In July Causes Excitement, Speculation

globalvoicesonline.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Just over six months since a change in Ghana's administration following peaceful elections in December 2008 and, coincidentally, six months since the ...