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1 August 2014 15:43 (South Africa)
Africa

Egypt: The messy, downward spiral of heavy-handed police and a beleaguered state

  • Khadija Patel
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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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By Reuters

Liberia shuts schools, considers quarantine to curb Ebola


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By Simon Allison

Kenya’s tourism crisis: Al Shabaab hits where it hurts the most


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By Marelise van der Merwe

Analysis: Africa’s cities, crying out for re-imagination




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By Rebecca Davis

The Ebola March: Should we be afraid?


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By Simon Allison

Wife of top Cameroon politician nabbed: is no one safe from Boko Haram?


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By Simon Allison

The CAR ceasefire: a (very) small step towards stability


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By Simon Allison

A rare victory for journalists in Zimbabwe


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By Reuters

Boko Haram moves unopposed in strategic Nigerian town


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Goodluck Jonathan and a billion dollars of bad judgment




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By Simon Allison

Something is rotten in the state of Swaziland


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By Simon Allison

Libya: A government in name alone


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By Simon Allison

Op-Ed: ICC should drop Kenyatta case – for now


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: New French force rides the winds of change in the Sahel


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By AFRICA CHECK

Africa Check: Are electricity tariffs in Nigeria really the lowest in Africa?


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By Simon Allison

Equatorial Guinea: One man's fight for rights in Africa’s most repressive dictatorship




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By Simon Allison

Ebola: the epidemic that’s ‘out of control’


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By Simon Allison

Mali: Did the French intervention work?


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By Simon Allison

Unease and uncertainty in Zambia over President’s erratic behaviour


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By Simon Allison

AU summit conclusions: Number Ones look out for number one, again


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Uganda sucked into CAR vortex


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By Simon Allison

Kenya and South Africa’s mutually destructive visa race




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By Rebecca Davis

Homophobic Namibian fighters: What the EFF?


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By Simon Allison

At the new African Court, will power mean impunity?


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By Simon Allison

Meriam Ibrahim: Another victim of Sudan’s disregard for its citizens


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By LIESL LOUW-VAUDRAN

Op-Ed: Should all African Union summits take place in Addis Ababa?


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By Simon Allison

Seven years for journalists doing their job: What do these verdicts tell us about the new Egypt?


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By Simon Allison

Why do terrorists hate the World Cup?




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