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18 October 2017 11:09 (South Africa)
Africa

29 March: Sven-Goran Eriksson lands Ivory Coast job

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    Branko Brkic

    Brkic is the founder and editor of The Daily Maverick.

    He has edited magazines on business and politics, technology, and wildlife. He has also published fiction and non-fiction books, most of them in Serbian. Though he has never pretended to be a reporter, his wide knowledge of politics (especially in America), combined with his experiences in a disintegrating Yugoslavia, gives him an unusual outlook on events in South Africa.

    Despite the vowel-poor surname, he tells anyone who asks that he hails from Hyde Park, Johannesburg, having spent most of his adult life in South Africa.

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24 March: Sudan’s Bashir makes Don Corleone remark about foreign election monitors

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23 March: Zimbabwe to relax media, security laws - report

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22 March: Bharti gets financing for Zain telecoms deal

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19 March: Gambians charge ‘coup’ plotters

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18 March: Nigerians may need good luck as Jonathan dissolves cabinet

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17 March: Split Nigeria in half, says Gaddafi

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16 March: Egyptian women gain rights victory, but no cigar

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15 March: Mogadishu under heavy attack by Islamist rebels

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Lagos: living on an island is good for your health

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12 March: Nigerian authorities to charge 49 over latest mass murders in Jos

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11 March: Thousands of Nigerians call for president to go

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10 March: Somalia's president asks for US airstrike support

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09 March: French navy catches big gang of Somali pirates

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Global HIV, TB, malaria fund pushes results as it shakes the begging bowl

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05 March: Brown to Zuma: It’s too early to let Mugabe and cronies off the hook

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04 March: Band Aid cash bought weapons for Ethiopian rebels

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02 March: Zimbabwe’s indigenisation law for foreign-owned companies kicks in

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