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Published: Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:36:26 +0200

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G20 silent on Africa’s debt

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The body maintains its military stance, despite 40 countries showing signs of insolvency.

Could Mugabe lose his limo?

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

This includes President Robert Mugabe’s desk and “Zim-One”, his official car, a Mercedes-Benz S600 Pullman Guard armored limousine.

Oil tanker hijacking a warning sign

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Pirates will return if maritime defences drop and Somali coastal communities can’t earn a living.

Mubarak goes free

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

It is a bitter blow for those whose relatives died in the protests and for those left to rot in jail.

Freedoms shrivel under Khama

Fri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

An archaic law reveals the feudal nature of Botswana, the vaunted model of democracy

Major airlines give Kaduna airport a miss

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

"​Nigeria’s capital has cut off by air since Wednesday"

Migrants shot on beach

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

People smugglers reportedly killed them for refusing to board a boat in bad weather

Returning refugees happy to be home, despite hardship

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

"The returnees are also getting extra assistance to help them settle, including $90 worth of food a month from the World Food Programme"

Somalia on the brink of famine

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Once again, the lethal combination of drought and conflict is setting the course for a major crisis

Somali elections: How women still fight for political space in African polls

Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:11:00 +0200

​If women are to play a central role in Somali politics, they will have to forge the path themselves, opines Stephanie Carver.

Proposed Nigerian family laws can revolutionise polygamy

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

A new-generation leader is tackling tradition that leaves wives and children vulnerable

Lily-eaters of starving South Sudan

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Civil war has caused the famine and families who fled to the swamps can’t grow their own food.

Somalia must tread warily

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The popular new president will have to negotiate a minefield to fulfil expectations.

Glossy hit comedy heralds a new era for Nollywood

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

"​Nollywood film The Wedding Party has shown Nigerian cinema at the top of its game"

SA Twitter jokes about deadly Dineo

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The humour invoked the chaos at the State of the Nation address and corrupt politicians

Mugabe turns 93, vows to rule on despite health fears

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:43:00 +0200

The ruling Zanu-PF party is to spend about $2.5-million on the birthday celebration, local media reports said.

Tunisia fashions its style on past heritage

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

Tunisian designers are making their mark with outfits inspired by their country’s heritage

Libya, a failed state in waiting

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

On the sixth anniversary of Gaddafi’s fall, political and economic turmoil prevails

Appsolutely fabulous

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

A Nigerian app offers a fun way for African children to learn their mother tongue.

Imperfect ICC can play a critical role

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 +0200

The African Union’s withdrawal strategy should be seen as a wake-up call to re-evaluate the court.