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Liesl Louw-Vaudran

Liesl Louw-Vaudran

    Zuma 'daughter' courts Morocco
    Zuma 'daughter' courts Morocco
    A woman purporting to be one of President Jacob Zuma’s daughters went to Morocco on an ANC ticket and pledged South Africa’s intention to...
    African Union hobbled by vested interests
    African Union hobbled by vested interests
    NEWS ANALYSIS
    Dlamini-Zuma's hour of reckoning
    Dlamini-Zuma's hour of reckoning
    NEWS ANALYSIS
    Africa seeks better deals with China
    Africa seeks better deals with China
    NEWS ANALYSIS
    Chad battles HIV in the youth
    Chad battles HIV in the youth
    Seventeen-year-old Mani Virgille Djelassem has been involved in raising awareness among adolescents about HIV at a centre in Chad for just over a...
    Will a war on terror work in Africa?
    Will a war on terror work in Africa?
    To inspect every corner of the vast Sahara Desert and root out Islamic terrorist groups once and for all is near impossible. It could take...
    Temporary shadow cast over Africa's 'rise'
    Temporary shadow cast over Africa's 'rise'
    Celebrations on Africa Day, May 25, to coincide with the founding of the Organisation of African Unity in 1963, are marked this year by efforts to...
    Successful Mali raid raises questions about SA hostage
    Successful Mali raid raises questions about SA hostage
    South African officials in Mali have been meeting Malian military commanders twice a month for the past three years to discuss the possible...
    Fate of SA hostage captured in Mali remains unclear
    Fate of SA hostage captured in Mali remains unclear
    The freeing of Dutch hostage Sjaak Rijke by French soldiers in Mali on Monday has raised new questions over the fate of South African hostage Stephen...
    Nigeria will be Africa's first global superpower
    Nigeria will be Africa's first global superpower
    If Nigeria plays its cards right, it could become Africa's only global superpower. It already has the continent's biggest economy, a huge military...
    Activists call for release of South Sudan report
    Activists call for release of South Sudan report
    South Sudanese might have to wait for the African Union summit in Johannesburg in June this year to find out who will be held responsible for grave...
    Plight of civilians caught up in Boko Haram fight flagged
    Plight of civilians caught up in Boko Haram fight flagged
    Countries getting involved in the fight against Boko Haram should make sure their military forces respect international law and refrain from...