Mental floss for the discerning
5 September 2015 09:32 (South Africa)
Africa

Cameroon: The threat of religious radicalism

  • International Crisis Group
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By ALEXANDER NOYES & JEFFREY SMITH

Op-Ed: SADC’s failures have led to renewed instability in Lesotho


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By Carlos Lopes

Op-Ed: African migrants – payback time for Europe?


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Al-Shabaab's revenge sparks another crisis in Somalia


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By Simon Allison

Mali’s most precarious peace and fragile future


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By Greg Mills

Zambia's power woes: All roads lead to Kariba Dam




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By Richard Poplak

Photo essay: Eritrea — where cycling is bread


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By Carolyn Raphaely

Angama Mara: Tourism in the time of terrorism


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By SIBONISO MNCUBE

Photo essay: Johannesburg's unemployed youth


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By Simon Allison

South Sudan: The beginning of the end of the civil war?


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By Frank Charnas

Sub-Saharan democracy, continued: Tanzania goes to the polls


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By Greg Nicolson

Rafael Marques de Morais: I will always be free




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By GroundUp

GroundUp: The costs of transferring money to Zimbabwe


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By Brooks Marmon

The unlikely partners who helped halt Liberia’s Christian state movement


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By BAT-EL OHAYON

Op-Ed: The silent spread of terror in Mali


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By Don Pinnock

Op-Ed: Is trophy hunting really sustainable?


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By Marelise van der Merwe

Mind over matter: Climbing Kilimanjaro on wheels


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By Louise Carmody

Op-Ed: Ian Khama has chance to change lives of women and girls




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By Simon Allison

Abubakar Shekau: Is Boko Haram’s leader dead or alive? Does it matter?


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By International Crisis Group

Lesotho: Can SADC facilitate sustainable solution to crisis?


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By Simon Allison

South Sudan: D-Day for peace deal


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By Olga Bogorad

Cameroon’s Extreme Northern Region: Fertile ground for Boko Haram


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By Simon Allison

Encouraged by Burundi’s example, other African leaders plot to overstay their welcome


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By Frank Charnas

Op-Ed: The Burundi crisis and avoiding another Rwanda




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By Richard Poplak

Bozizé’s return to Central African Republic: A joke that will end in tragedy


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By Simon Allison

Angola’s latest crackdown: First the book club, now members' mothers


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By Simon Allison

A close encounter of the wild kind: The hyena men of Harar


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By Richard Poplak

Chinese in Africa: Soap sellers and bridge builders


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By S ALLISON & H BARTSCH

Egypt: The Suez Canal’s second coming


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Zimbabweans fear deportation after bungled special permit process




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