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Togo...the next Rwanda? 13 year old refugee

there was something about this kid that really grabbed me...
Togo...the next Rwanda?

August 27th 2006
The past three days have opened my eyes to the real Africa...those countries that are conveniently bypassed by international organizations and governments when they speak of the African 'miracle.' Ghana and South Africa might be the poster children of the UN and IMF but in no way do they represent the African continent as a whole. My interest in Togo began last fall when, during an "Internationa ... read more
Africa » Ghana » Volta

Ghanaian Flag Formed from the merger of the British colony of the Gold Coast and the Togoland trust territory, Ghana in 1957 became the first sub-Saharan country in colonial Africa to gain its independence. A long series of coups resulted in the suspension of the ... ... read more
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