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World Bank president : list of reforms African states should be (...)

The World Bank’s original governance arrangements have changed much more slowly than the scale and nature of its (...)
21/01/2019

What needs to be done to stop Zimbabwe's violent (...)

To stem the tide of the current crisis before it totally overwhelms President Mnangagwa and the ruling Zanu-PF, he needs to immediately (...)
21/01/2019

Buhari hasn't solved Nigeria's security threats. Will (...)

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is hoping to be reelected but he's fallen short on the country's security (...)
21/01/2019

South African commentators often don't understand the ANC — or (...)

A great deal of analysis on South Africa and the ruling ANC seems to be based on wishful thinking, not concrete (...)
21/01/2019

DRC protagonists must find working solution to manage perilous (...)

The DRC's Constitutional Court has upheld Felix Tshisekedi's presidential election win.
21/01/2019

The CAR provides hard lessons on what it means to deliver real (...)

The volatile conditions in the Central African Republic make the administration of justice difficult.
21/01/2019

Magufuli has steadily tightened the noose on media freedom. (...)

There's been an evolution in Tanzanian laws used against the press
21/01/2019

Kenya's security forces did better this time. But there are (...)

Kenya needs to disseminate and implement intelligence so that it can effectively prevent and counter future terror (...)
20/01/2019

Forensic linguistics holds promise for South Africa's legal (...)

Forensic linguistics can play a valuable role in interpreting evidence.
20/01/2019

Books paint contrasting pictures of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Controversy around Winnie Madikizela-Mandela continues in death as it did in life.
20/01/2019

Making sense of the DRC's struggle for democracy

Confidence in democracy in the DRC will be built through incremental steps.
19/01/2019

Hugh Lewin : South African journalist, author, militant and (...)

Hugh Lewin is best known for two books that arose from his early involvement in the anti-apartheid underground.
18/01/2019