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The Continent

Hakainde Hichilema: From prison to president of Zambia

Hakainde Hichilema’s remarkable comeback

Africa in brief: 28 August- 4 September

This is what happened on the African continent this past week

Bribery to get public services is increasing in parts of Africa

Research by Afrobarometer has found that almost three in 10 respondents (28%) said they had paid a bribe in the past year

Burkina Faso: ‘Assassins’ on trial

Blaise Compaoré has gone down in history as the man directly responsible for the assasination of Thomas Sankara. He will stand trial in the capital Ouagadougou, along with 13 other co-accused

Africa in brief: August 21 – 28

What's been happening on the continent this week?

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