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Africa Last Updated: Aug 21, 2018 - 10:50:17 AM


Africa
The never-ending battle for Libya’s Oil Crescent
The recent turmoil in Libya’s Oil Crescent – a region which stretches along the coast from Sirte to Ras Lanuf, and which extends down to the Jufra district – has underscored the competition for the control of state revenues, as Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar’s Libya National Army (LNA) has intensified its attempts to seize key national institutions ahead of the December 2018 presidential elections.

Aug 21, 2018 - 10:49:05 AM

Africa
Yuan gains increasing popularity in Africa
Officials, experts see currency as continent’s reserve, settlement in future

Aug 20, 2018 - 10:59:07 AM

Africa
Mauritania: US Must Demand Immediate Release of Anti-Slavery Candidate Ahead of Elections
The arrest of Abeid -- a prize-winning human rights activist whose latest "crime" was being a candidate in an election -- should sound alarm bells in Washington.

Aug 20, 2018 - 10:47:11 AM

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Advances in power connectivity in East Africa
One billion people, equivalent to 13 per cent of the global population still live without electricity. Sub-Saharan Africa and Central and South Asia continue to have the most energy access poverty. The world’s rural areas are the worst affected with 87 per cent of people without electricity-

Aug 20, 2018 - 10:41:41 AM

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Rwanda: Paul Kagame’s Paranoia Strikes Deep
He is the President of Rwanda and the current President of the African Union, feted by the Brookings Institute, one of the most venerable ideological pillars of US capital interests. So why is Paul Kagame manifesting more and more signs of paranoia? Let us consider just a few possibilities:

Aug 19, 2018 - 10:17:50 AM

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