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31 July 2015 15:06 (South Africa)
Africa

Rising sun raises Malawi's flagging spirits

  • Simon Allison
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By Simon Allison

Cameroon and Nigeria join forces to tackle Boko Haram, but are they doing enough?


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By Greg Nicolson

Mario Masuku: The Swazi struggle goes on


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By Ranjeni Munusamy

Analysis: Obama’s good African story to tell


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By Simon Allison

Obama at the African Union: Adoration, adulation, and a plan to fix Africa


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By International Crisis Group

South Sudan: Keeping faith with the IGAD peace process




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By J Brooks Spector

Obama’s balancing act in Kenya


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By Simon Allison

Op-Ed: Barack Obama’s convenient truths


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By International Crisis Group

International Crisis Group: Tunisia needs to reform its security strategy


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By Simon Allison

Burundi: A dangerous game of wait and see


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By PSC REPORT

Burundi and the field mission that wasn’t


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By BAT-EL OHAYON

Senegal, the star of Habre trial




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By GOOD GOVERNANCE AFRICA

Op-Ed: Potemkin Pluralism – why the Rwandan constitution needs to change


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By NAFTALI HONIG

Congolese ivory kingpin wriggles out of yet another arrest


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By Rafael Marques

A cry from the heart: Open letter to Angola’s President


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By Frank Charnas

Analysis: Uganda’s ‘Buhari moment’?


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By International Crisis Group

The Libyan Political Dialogue: An incomplete consensus


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Long live foreign aid – whether we like it or not




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By Simon Allison

Kagame’s third term: Better the devil we know?


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By Rebecca Davis

AIDS: New report shows world is winning the battle


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By Frank Charnas

Op-Ed: Political tension in Burkina Faso – the perils of a subtle coup


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By Simon Allison

The most powerful African you’ve never heard of


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By Stephen Grootes

The al-Bashir case: Government strikes back


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By Simon Allison

Joseph Stiglitz: ‘If the West won’t help, they should at least do no harm’




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By ANDREA TEAGLE

Africa and homosexuality: Where science meets morality


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By Simon Allison

Ebola: What the WHO did wrong, and how to fix it


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By Frank Charnas

Decoupage in the DRC: The art of redecorating political landscapes


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By GroundUp

GroundUp: Murder on Long Street – Congolese bouncers and the private security industry


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Why Somalia is the Burundian president’s trump card


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By Peter Borchert

Unsung heroes: Africa’s rangers are the guardians of the continent’s precious natural assets




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