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19 September 2014 23:43 (South Africa)
Africa

Analysis: TB Joshua, Nigeria, and the fools who build houses on sand

  • Simon Allison
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By Kim Harrisberg

Uganda’s Batwa, and conservation's double-edged sword


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: As the Islamic State expands, how vulnerable is Africa?


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By Simon Allison

When green hats turn blue: the UN takes over in the Central African Republic


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By Simon Allison

Did South Africa really rig Guinea’s elections?


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By Simon Allison

In the Gambia, yet another setback for gay rights in Africa




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By Stephen Grootes

The life-or-death case you’d have missed on #OscarDay: Human rights, the law and Home Affairs


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Panicky Ebola rhetoric is a smart fundraising tool


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By Simon Allison

In defence of the African Union


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By Simon Allison

Somalia: Amisom failures show that Godane’s death is no quick fix


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By GOOD GOVERNANCE AFRICA

South Sudan: From money box to tinder box


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Did drones kill Al-Shabaab’s leader, and why does it matter?




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By Simon Allison

Limbo in Lesotho: Actually, it’s personal


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By Simon Allison

Limbo in Lesotho: There goes the neighbourhood


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By Simon Allison

How not to counter terrorism: the Kenyan edition


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By Kevin Bloom

Poetic Injustice: Untellable tales of human flesh-eating from the Central African Republic


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By Simon Allison

Libya: The house of cards has collapsed


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By Simon Allison

‘We don’t believe in Nigeria’: Boko Haram declares an Islamic Caliphate




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By SUZANNE MARY BEUKES

Op-Ed: South Sudan - the t-shirt that spells F-A-M-I-N-E


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By LIESL LOUW-VAUDRAN

#BringBackOurGirls: Boko Haram is winning the media war


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By Greg Nicolson

Africa: Time to reclaim class opportunities


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By Simon Allison

All quiet on the SADC front


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By Kevin Bloom & Richard Poplak

Centrafrique in crisis: Instagrams from the Edge


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By Simon Allison

Ebola: No sign of the virus slowing down




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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Reports of Mugabe’s decline have been greatly exaggerated


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Has the nation state outlived its usefulness?


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By Reuters

NewLink says Ebola vaccine trial could start in weeks


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: In Nigeria, Boko Haram follows in the footsteps of Iraq’s Islamic State


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By Kevin Bloom

Letter from Central African Republic: Blameless in Bangui


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By Simon Allison

Goodbye Libya, hello the Islamic Emirate of Benghazi




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