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ANC to elect president first, then slates bargain for top six
ANC to elect president first, then slates bargain for top six
The ANC, in an extraordinary departure from its usual process, plans to hold separate voting sessions for the election of its new president and the...
UN: Libya slave auctions may be crime against humanity
UN: Libya slave auctions may be crime against humanity
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Monday he was horrified by video footage showing migrants being sold as slaves in Libya and that these...
Timeline: How Zimbabwe's 'coup' unfolded
Timeline: How Zimbabwe's 'coup' unfolded
Here is a timeline of the developing political crisis in Zimbabwe, where the country's 93-year-old president, Robert Mugabe, insists he is still in...
Poor Mozambicans accuse Sasol of bleeding them
Poor Mozambicans accuse Sasol of bleeding them
Petrochemical giant Sasol should be forced to pay the Mozambican government more money for gas and stop selling it to itself at grossly reduced...
Togo deals blow to Israel’s Africa quest
Togo deals blow to Israel’s Africa quest
Hundreds of thousands of Togolese massed in protest in their country a week after African diplomats gathered at the Sheraton in Pretoria to discuss...
Court said nay, observers said yea: Did they jump the gun?
Court said nay, observers said yea: Did they jump the gun?
In the aftermath of Kenya’s August 8 elections, international observers were quick to express their satisfaction with the polls. In sharp...
Israel joins the new Scramble for Africa
Israel joins the new Scramble for Africa
The Ethiopian capital’s tallest building is a mighty tribute in stone and wood to the new Scramble for Africa. And although Israel did not exist...
Mbeki: AU has no mandate to probe 'hacking' claims in Kenya polls... at least for now
Mbeki: AU has no mandate to probe 'hacking' claims in Kenya polls... at least for now
Former president Thabo Mbeki has commended Kenyans for the peaceful and orderly way the country conducted their elections on Tuesday, and said...
Lungu's power grab: Complete
Lungu's power grab: Complete
Edgar Lungu is not afraid to call himself a dictator. 
UN cutback plan ‘betrays’ Darfur
UN cutback plan ‘betrays’ Darfur
After nearly a decade of trying to keep the peace in Darfur, the United Nations and the African Union believe they are seeing light at the end of...
​Gulf crisis reverberates through the Horn of Africa
​Gulf crisis reverberates through the Horn of Africa
When Saudi Arabia and its allies severed diplomatic relations with Qatar earlier this month, the fate of the Ras Doumeira is unlikely to have...

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