APC In-The-News Archive

In the News: African Presidential Center

Associated Press, March 22, 2013 – “Sudanese leader, in power since 1989, says he intends to step down in 2015”

BU Today, October 2, 2012 – “China and Africa: A Love Story?”

Bay State Banner, September 27, 2012 – “Diplomat defends China’s role in Africa at BU forum

Boston Herald, September 14, 2012 – “Mitt’s reaction anything but presidential

Boston Herald, September 13, 2012 – “One ‘heinous act’ could unite or divide nations

AfricanBusiness Magazine, August/September 2012 – “For Africa, energy is destiny

The Washington Post, August 21, 2012 – “Is Ethiopia’s new leader in place for long?

Diplomat Africa, Volume 4, July 2012 – “The African Presidential Roundtable 2012: Witwatersrand Communique: A 21st Century Energy Agenda for Africa”

** BBC, May 29, 2012 – “Hopes for Spreading Democracy in Africa.”

Business Day, May 25, 2012 – “African Energy Hub Could Employ up to 110,000 Skilled Workers.

Kigali Konnect, May 24, 2012 – “Eight Former African Leaders Meet in SA.

The Citizen, May 23, 2012 – “Ex-Leaders for Key Energy Forum.

BU Today, April 24, 2012 – “BU Hosts Former Zambia Leader

HumanRights.Gov, April 17, 2012 – “Examining the U.S. Policy Response to Entrenched African Leadership”

Boston Globe, April 7, 2012 – “BU African center chief mourns Malawi’s president”

Boston Globe, April 7, 2012 – “After Trayvon Martin, it’s time for ‘the talk’”

Africa Review, April 5, 2012 – “Boston University picks retired Banda as president-in-residence

Times of Zambia, April 5, 2012 – “RB lectures on giving up power

Washington Post, March 21, 2012 – “Former Zambian President Banda named President in Residence at Boston University”

USA Today, March 13, 2012 – “Column: Kony video inspires, but misses larger point”

The Boston Herald, January 24, 2012 –“Dark Continent sees light”

The Boston Globe, January 24, 2012 – “Good governance in Africa”

The Boston Globe, May 7, 2011 – “Bin Laden’s early targets”

African Business, May 2011 – “How to contain spontaneous social combustions”

National Public Radio, April 17, 2011 – “A U.S. Home for African Leaders, Acclaimed or Notorious”

The Boston Globe, April 13, 2011 – “US officials thought a BU post might ease Gbagbo out”

CNN, April 13, 2011 – “Gbagbo offered U.S. professorship to end crisis”

Sunday Times (South Africa), February 6, 2011 – “A night in Tunisia that sparked a Twitterlution: Charles Stith warns of the dangers of discontent without an outlet for dissent”

Boston Bay State Banner, December 30, 2010 – “Stith appointed to Trade Advisory Committee on Africa”

South China Morning Post, August 2, 2010 – “African conflicts pressure China’s neutrality”

Hong Kong Economic Journal, July 19, 2010 – “Interview with Ambassador Charles Stith”

Christian Science Monitor, July 13, 2010 – “Kenya on high alert after Uganda bombings”

MyFoxBoston.com, January 6, 2010 –“Questions over word Negro on census form”

UNAA Times, June 28, 2009 – “Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on US-Africa Talks”

Associated Press, June 8, 2009 – “Omar Bongo, 73, president of Gabon for four decades”

The Citizen (Tanzania), February 28, 2009 – “Ex-envoy says Gaddafi unfit for AU chair”

The Boston Globe, February 11, 2008 – “Foreign aid sows hope for democracy”

GhanaDot.com, February 6, 2008 – “Kufour to contribute to State of Africa Report”

Boston Globe, October 16, 2007 – “The neglected continent”

The Africa Report, October 2007 – “Rebuilding broken links with Mother Africa”

UCLA International Institute, October 10, 2007 – “Former Cape Verdean President Sees Africa Standing Up”

Modern Ghana (Ghana), September 25, 2007 – “Former President of Mauritius in Ghana”

New York Times, June 26, 2007 – “Nine statues uprooted from Africa head home”

Pravda (Russia), June 26, 2007 – “Boston University helps Kenya recover nine ceremonial artifacts” **

New York Social Diary, May 31, 2007 – Dinner event with Her Excellency Dr. Asha-Rose Migiro, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General

IPP Media (Tanzania), April 19, 2007 –“Migiro gets leadership award in SA”

Le Socialiste (Mauritius), February 22, 2007 – “Charles R. Stith vient presenter le document à Maurice”

Morehouse College, September 29, 2007 –“Former Cape Verde President Says Democracy is Africa’s Salvation”