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03 May '16, 11:28am
Blessing or curse
Blessing or curse
News

The cost of servicing Mozambique's debt is breathtaking, writes Peter Fabricius.

28 Apr '16, 07:51am
Burundi pins its hope on ICC
Burundi pins its hope on ICC
News

After the AU failure to act in terms of its Constitutive Act and rejection of the deployment of peacekeepers, court could ...

26 Apr '16, 1:24pm
Why keep nation in the dark?
Why keep nation in the dark?
News

When the president travels on the state purse and meets another head of state that is implicitly if not explicitly state ...

26 Apr '16, 08:12am
Artistic wake for music icon
Artistic wake for music icon
News

Late Papa Wemba hailed.

22 Apr '16, 10:56am
Conflict minerals in DRC
Conflict minerals in DRC
News

Ben Radley writes about the problem with Western activists trying to do good in Africa.

22 Apr '16, 08:33am
Europe outsources the Syrian refugee crisis
Europe outsources the Syrian refugee crisis
News

In exchange for €3 billion, Turkey showcases its humanitarian effort. In Africa, the camps are dismal, writes Shannon Ebrahim.

20 Apr '16, 07:54am
People with HIV ‘neglected’ in West, Central Africa
People with HIV ‘neglected’ in West, Central Africa
Africa

A global drive to help curb the HIV epidemic by 2020 will fail unless millions with the virus in West and Central Africa ...

19 Apr '16, 08:15am
No success like failure
No success like failure
News

It’s amazing how little self-awareness the African Union leadership has about its disagreement with the ICC about the reforms the African Union wants.

18 Apr '16, 07:57am
92-year-old Mugabe gets his first grandchild
92-year-old Mugabe gets his first grandchild
Africa

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s first grandchild, a boy, was born in Asia this week and not in Zimbabwe.

15 Apr '16, 08:08am
Egypt’s dirty war
Egypt’s dirty war
News

AU silence on enforced disappearances, executions and trials by the military will be recorded in annals of history as complicity.

14 Apr '16, 10:02am
Unesco drive to save Africa's heritage
Unesco drive to save Africa's heritage
News

Continent's cultural sites are in danger of falling apart, writes Shannon Ebrahim.

14 Apr '16, 08:08am
Video shows Nigeria Chibok girls ‘alive’
Video shows Nigeria Chibok girls ‘alive’
Africa

Boko Haram has sent a “proof of life” video which shows 15 of the more than 200 girls abducted by Islamist fighters, CNN reported.

12 Apr '16, 12:34am
Poor state of democracy
Poor state of democracy
News

Republic of Congo poll was so flawed there were no election observers, writes Peter Fabricius.

12 Apr '16, 07:50am
Keeping Chibok's missing daughters in the headlines
Keeping Chibok's missing daughters in the headlines
News

Aisha Muhammed-Oyebode is determined the abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria two years ago will not be turned from fact to fantasy.

08 Apr '16, 05:54am
Mugabe: Shame on you, I am not dying
Mugabe: Shame on you, I am not dying
Africa

Veteran Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe takes aim at potential successors for wishing him dead.