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3 July 2015 04:19 (South Africa)
Africa

‘Enter Jihadnalism!’: Al-Shabaab returns from social media exile

  • Simon Allison
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By Michael J. Jordan

Op-Ed: Assassination in Lesotho – Blood on SADC’s hands, too


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By Greg Mills

‘A fractious lot’: Anatomy of (another) coup in Lesotho


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: The Islamic State is coming for North Africa


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By Simon Allison

Liberia feels the sting in Ebola’s tail


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By Simon Allison

Burundi: Despite their criticism, did the international community enable Nkurunziza’s third term bid?




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By International Crisis Group

The Central Sahel: A perfect sandstorm


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By ZANNE LABUSCHAGNE

Congo: Sniffing out wildlife crime – and the corruption at its core


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: The book club that terrified the Angolan regime


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By International Crisis Group

Burkina Faso: Surviving the October elections


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By Simon Allison

Britain’s Bashir-esque dilemma: What to do with the arrested Rwandan spy chief?


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By Tony Weaver

Beautiful and twisted: The story of Virunga National Park




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By Simon Allison

Nigeria flirts with the nuclear age, dancing to a Russian beat


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By Antoinette Muller

Musa Bility, aiming to put Africa on FIFA's map


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Unveiling Chad’s burqa ban


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Did Boko Haram bomb Chad’s capital, and why?


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By Nuba Reports

Meanwhile, in Sudan, this is what al-Bashir’s been up to


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By Simon Allison

ICC: Dead on Bashir's arrival in South Africa




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By Simon Allison

Q&A: The AU Trade Commissioner on the New Cape-to-Cairo Common Market


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By Frank Charnas

Op-Ed: ‘Balkanology’, an intractable conflict, and the fracturing of South Sudan


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By Elise Keppler

Africa and the ICC: The ties that still bind


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By Simon Allison

AU Summit preview: Separating the news from the noise


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By Greg Mills

Tazara: Buggered, but can be fixed


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By LYAL WHITE & LIEZL REES

Op-Ed: Africa’s demographic watershed




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By ANDREAS WILSON-SPATH

Op-Ed: Playing with words while captive lions die


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By Salim Ahmed Salim

Op-Ed: A crucial moment to protect peace in Burundi


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By Simon Allison

Think you’re safe online? Think again, says Afrileaks


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By Remember Miamingi

Op-ed: Bold action from South Africa could help stop conflict in South Sudan


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By UNICEF

Facing the elephant in the room: Nigeria’s bulging youth population


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By Marianne Thamm

Adeola Fayehun: Nigeria’s online satirical ‘it’ girl goes global after ambushing Mugabe




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