Only dead fish go with the flow
30 September 2014 13:39 (South Africa)
Africa

Africa for pessimists: 2012 in review

  • Simon Allison
C:\fakepath\simon 2012 for pessimists
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By Simon Allison

The 2014 Ibrahim Index: Cause for concern as Africa’s governance role models slip up


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By GREG MILLS AND JEFFREY HERBST

Stopping Ebola: Hard yards, not silver bullets


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By Simon Allison

DRC: Just this once, Joseph Kabila should listen to his opposition


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By Simon Allison

Portrait of a Kenyan radical


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By Alex Eliseev

TB Joshua and the Nigerian tragedy that shook SA into gear




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By Simon Allison

Limbo in Lesotho: The limits of South Africa’s soft power


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By Simon Allison

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


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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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