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Rand might save the Zim economy

<!--PSTYLE=hed_95H 70pt-->The Mugabe government's utter economic failure has driven the country's citizens to despair, writes Peter Fabricius

5 July 2016 | News

AU chair race ‘a mess’

<!--PSTYLE=hed_95H 70pt-->SA's failure to back Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma for a second term reflects poorly on what the country thinks of the AU, writes Peter Fabricius

28 June 2016 | News

Accord signing offers openings

<!--PSTYLE=hed_95H 70pt-->SADC countries could be in the pound seats if they use these opportunities judiciously, writes Peter Fabricius

14 June 2016 | News

Power behind Africa's autocrats

<!--PSTYLE=hed_lor 64pt-->Donors continue doling out aid as Western governments see them as allies in the fight against terrorism and thus indulge their democratic deficiencies

7 June 2016 | News