What a way to 'thank' Africa!(Your views and news) (Letter to the editor)

Author:Panyne, Victor
 
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I recall "Baffour's Beefs" (NA May 2007) about the xenophobia in post-apartheid South Africa stabbing pan-African solidarity in the back. I was really shocked and very disappointed at the recent hysteria and hostilities in South Africa leading to the loss of innocent lives and property in the African communities.

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How did pan-Africanism degenerate into political violence against Africans living in Africa? Is the concept of pan-Africanist solidarity dead? What role did the legacy of apartheid play in this anti-pan Africanist...

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