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The AU’s role in brokering Sudan deal offers lessons for the future
The AU’s role in brokering Sudan deal offers lessons for the future
The African Union (AU) came into existence after a restructuring of its predecessor – the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). It was created to...
Third time lucky for peace in Mozambique?
Third time lucky for peace in Mozambique?
On Tuesday, a comprehensive peace agreement was signed by Mozambican President and Frelimo boss Filipe Nyusi and Renamo leader Ossufo Momade. It is...
UP actively boosts women professors and researchers
UP actively boosts women professors and researchers
South African universities are actively pursuing gender equality and academic advancement opportunities to substantially increase the number of...
Sudan deal defuses threat of 'slide into chaos'
Sudan deal defuses threat of 'slide into chaos'
A hard-won deal between Sudan's ruling generals and protest leaders has averted a slide into chaos or even civil war but many questions remain...
MTN contributed to human rights violations in Sudan, say 23 civil society groups
MTN contributed to human rights violations in Sudan, say 23 civil society groups
Dear MTN Sudan CEO Melik Melamu & MTN Group CEO Rob Shuter:
How the glow of the historic accord between Ethiopia and Eritrea has faded
How the glow of the historic accord between Ethiopia and Eritrea has faded
A year ago Eritreans could hardly contain their joy as Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed touched down in...
Inauguration necessary, but cost cuts in place — Dlamini-Zuma
Inauguration necessary, but cost cuts in place — Dlamini-Zuma
The presidential inauguration will cost over R100-million less than former president Jacob Zuma’s inauguration in 2014.
Crowds to flood Khartoum as standoff with military persists
Crowds to flood Khartoum as standoff with military persists
Sudanese demonstrators were preparing to hold a "million-strong" march on Thursday to press for a civilian administration after talks with military...
​Launch of the ‘1 Million by 2021 Initiative’ at the Pan African Youth Forum
​Launch of the ‘1 Million by 2021 Initiative’ at the Pan African Youth Forum
The chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) Moussa Faki Mahamat will launch the 1 million by 2021 Initiative, which targets direct...
African Union to host Libya 'reconciliation' conference
African Union to host Libya 'reconciliation' conference
The African Union (AU) will host a "reconciliation" conference in July aimed at uniting Libya's political rivals, AU commission chief Moussa Faki...
Just one month in, optimism around CAR’s peace deal is fading
Just one month in, optimism around CAR’s peace deal is fading
One month after a peace deal was signed to end the civil war, fighting continues in the Central African Republic, while the thorny issue of...
Kagame’s AU reforms will struggle to survive without him
Kagame’s AU reforms will struggle to survive without him
2018 was a frenetic year for Rwandan President Paul Kagame, who doubled as chair of the African Union. He was the driving force behind the reforms...

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