ISS Today: Can new leaders fix Zimbabwe’s Potemkin economy?

First published by ISS Today When President...

North Korea in Africa: Surprising business ventures, including munitions factory in Namibia

Daily Maverick intern Puseletso Nthate assisted in researching this article. ...

Zimbabwe: Army in control of state institutions, but insists not a coup

“We wish to assure the nation that his Excellency the President of Zimbabwe and Commander...

ISS Today: Africa’s future – seven key trends

First published by ISS Today Opportunities for...

Zimbabwe: What hope for diaspora vote in 2018 elections?

Last week, Gabriel Shumba, Sibonile Mfumisi, both based in South Africa, and Darlington Nyambiya in...

AmaBhungane: Hunger stalks Malawi’s prisons

“We need to change government’s mindset,” said Victor Mhango, of the Centre for Human Rights...

Zimbabwe: Social media abuzz with rumours of imminent coup; claims Mugabe residence under siege

Reuters reported that witnesses had seen four tanks heading towards Harare on Tuesday and that ...

Op-Ed: Making Africa work – some hints for donors

Africa received $51-billion in overseas development assistance in 2015, more than any other region, ...

Book extract: Being blasted by the Mistral during a kayak (mis)adventure

There was a slightly chilly, light breeze blowing and it was our first venture into...

ISS Today: Mali’s electoral cycle fraught with obstacles and instability

First published by ISS Today Mali is...


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