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2 September 2014 20:49 (South Africa)
Africa

Analysis: Uganda holds Somalia hostage in high-stakes diplomacy

  • Simon Allison
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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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By Reuters

Nigeria's Lagos now has 10 Ebola cases - health minister


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By Simon Allison

South Sudan and Somalia: A Tale of Two Famines


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By Reuters

Liberia's health system collapsing as Ebola spreads


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By Simon Allison

A culture of impunity: Is now the right time to push for justice in the CAR?


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By Reuters

West African healthcare systems reel as Ebola toll hits 932




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By Simon Allison

Expert opinion: Where in Africa would you invest $1 million?


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By Reuters

Bodies dumped in streets as West Africa struggles to curb Ebola


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By Simon Allison

Ghana: Is Africa’s model republic losing its shine?


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By Simon Allison

Ebola: The disease is not the real problem


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By Simon Allison

The strange link between Eritrean authoritarianism and human trafficking in the Sinai


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: With Rio Tinto’s humiliating exit, a degree of sanity returns to mining in Mozambique




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