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All-out war

All-out war

Climate change The African Union is actively mobilising resources to help members implement the Paris Agreement, but funding challenges abound Left: Flash floods on the eastern banks of the Nile...

Last man standing

Last man standing

While the DRC president is seen as aloof and alienated from his people, few doubt his ability to manipulate the political system One morning last November, Joseph Kabila’s motorcade bullied a path...

Old wine in new bottles

Old wine in new bottles

  Despite its increasingly youthful population, poor succession planning means Africa continues to be governed by aged and ageing tyrants While Africa tries to move forward, it remains largely...