Short story - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper Cash and the Clueless Casanova Mon, 18 Apr 2011 14:27:40 +0200 Recently I got a call from my cousin who is also a recent returnee. Actually, it was more than one call. The first time my phone rang and I saw his name pop up on the screen, I didn't pick up. It wasn't personal. I didn't feel like talking to anyone. I'd had one of those days when you're just completely spent. The night was still relatively young, but I'd been in my pyjamas since 4:00pm, waiting for an hour that seemed respectable enough for a grown woman to climb into bed and go to sleep. Meri Nana-Ama Danquah WOYAWOYA: Going Back Home Thu, 18 Feb 2010 20:57:21 +0100 It is a crisp, sunny, February day in Los Angeles and I am on my way to the airport to catch my flight to Accra, Ghana via Amsterdam. Bobby and I ride in silence for the most part. I am completely enmeshed in a dizzying array of thoughts and emotions and I am sure he is too, or probably just giving me space to wrestle with my thoughts. R. Ayité Okyne Guinea: Sacrifice, University Style Mon, 02 Nov 2009 13:51:42 +0100 On Wednesday, May 28, 2008, a woman from Kankan, Guinea came to the University of Kankan to tell administrators about a dream she had. According to the dream, misfortune would befall the university the next day if a sacrifice were not made. Early the next morning, Thursday, administrators had two cattle sacrificed. A prayer service involving both the Bible and the Qur'an would follow. Joseph Hellweg