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Mercurial market

Mercurial market

Egypt: ups and downs Political instability and unclear policies rock Egypt’s bourse By Kristen McTighe In the aftermath of the 2013 military coup that toppled Mohamed Morsi, Egypt’s former Islamist...

The pharaoh’s new clothes

Egypt: worse than before? Critics say the government’s new anti-terrorism and election laws amount to another repressive regime By Karine G. Barzegar Since president Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi took power...

BOOK REVIEW: Of heroes and villains

BOOK REVIEW: Of heroes and villains

Africa’s best and worst presidents: How neo-colonialism and imperialism maintained venal rules in Africa. By Nkwazi Nkuzi Mhango, Langaa Research and Publishing, 2016 Tanzanian writer Nkwazi Nkuzi...