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Corruption Nowadays

Posted April 25, 2014 Avatar Ully Edriani

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I live in the Republic of Indonesia. As an Indonesian citizen, I love my country so much, but I really regret what happened to Indonesia today. Many state officials are supposed to represent the people in the government and not corrupt the country. They take a lot of state money that could be used to help people who are experiencing a shortage, especially in an economically deficient state. I also feel sad because here, they just sentenced several people to prison for several years...


Africa. What is the real story?

Posted November 9, 2013 no picture Kwoba @H_Kwoba

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When deciding what my first blog should be about, I had a bit of a dilemma choosing the side of focus for my post. I had the option of amplifying the negatives of my continent or try to paint a different image of what Kenya and Africa in general is all about. Every young African who is concerned about development is at some point faced with a similar puzzle; why are we always questioning what the African story should be about? And most importantly; who should be telling this Africa...