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Zain's "Obama" phone shop at the Zambian border  
   

Zain's "Obama" phone shop at the Zambian border

This was only December 15! I am impressed - I guess? - with Zain's rapidity in marketing itself as the Obama phone company throughout Africa.
Dubai and Istanbul

December 17th 2008
Last weeks in Malawi Soon after my return from Zimbabwe something many of us mzungus had been looking forward to for months was finally happening: 'Indecision 2008' to use Jon Stewart’s terminology . Chameleon’s, a mzungu-owned bar in Lilongwe, had promised to stay open all night and broadcast the U.S. presidential election live on CNN for us. After sleeping for ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Marmara » Istanbul

Turkish Flag Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
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