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Africa Last Updated: Oct 16, 2021 - 11:12:06 AM


Africa
France’s unwinnable Sahel war

The fighting in Mali is spreading, internally and beyond. Short-term French successes cannot overall help with the country’s struggle against Islamist insurgency, interethnic conflict and crippling poverty.


Oct 11, 2021 - 11:14:16 AM

Africa
Congo's $6 billion China mining deal 'unconscionable', says draft report
Democratic Republic of Congo should renegotiate its $6 billion infrastructure-for-minerals deal with Chinese investors, according to the draft of a report commissioned by a global anti-corruption body of governments, companies and activists.

Oct 9, 2021 - 1:14:18 PM

Africa
Business in Ivory Coast: The hidden company of Patrick Achi in the Bahamas
By signing on April 28, 2021, with all the ministers, under the very attentive gaze of Alassane Ouattara, President of the Republic, "The Government's charter of ethics", the solemn commitment of Patrick Jérôme Achi, head of government to put itself at the service of the Republic and the Ivorian people, has it been front?

Oct 9, 2021 - 1:08:02 PM

Africa
From Congo to Zimbabwe, the African leaders implicated in the Pandora leaks
The Pandora Papers, the latest offshore leak investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), has implicated many African politicians – 49 to be exact - from Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta to Gabon’s President Ali Bongo. In this roundup, we focus on five current politicians with secret links to offshore companies, and the implications of these revelations.

Oct 8, 2021 - 11:21:44 AM

Africa
Somalia: Thirty Years War Burnout
Foreign donors, who are ready to further cut economic and military aid, have told the Somali politicians feuding over when the elections should take place and who is in charge until then, to settle their differences and do it quickly or foreign money as well as peacekeepers will withdraw.

Oct 7, 2021 - 11:13:23 AM



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