Central African Republic

 
Central African Republic: The parable of the 11 stolen motorcycles
Central African Republic: The parable of the 11 stolen motorcycles
In 2015, in a vicious round of riots in the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), Sylvestre Dothe’s house was burned to the ground. He...
Central African panel recommends closure of 4 Chinese gold mines
Central African panel recommends closure of 4 Chinese gold mines
Four Chinese-run gold mines should be closed in the Central African Republic because of pollution threatening public health, a parliamentary panel...
Explainer: Tracing the history of Sudan’s Janjaweed militia
Explainer: Tracing the history of Sudan’s Janjaweed militia
Former Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir was finally removed from...
Russia is the clumsy latecomer at Africa’s superpower party
Russia is the clumsy latecomer at Africa’s superpower party
Some time towards the middle of last year, an unmarked vehicle began to pay weekly visits to the Grand Cafe in central Bangui. The upscale...
The AU’s new transitional justice policy could be a game-changer
The AU’s new transitional justice policy could be a game-changer
This year’s annual pilgrimage to the African Union Summit recently held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in February under the theme ‘The year of...
Hope fades over CAR peace deal
Hope fades over CAR peace deal
There is no doubt a peace deal could be transformative for the Central African Republic. Armed groups control 80% of the territory. Tens of...
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...
It is far too early to celebrate peace in the Central African Republic
It is far too early to celebrate peace in the Central African Republic
In late 2017, from his air-conditioned office inside a fortified compound in central Bangui, the man tasked with keeping the peace in the Central...
Central African Republic and rebel groups sign peace deal
Central African Republic and rebel groups sign peace deal
A peace deal has been made between the Central African Republic government and 14 rebel groups after their first-ever direct dialogue aimed at...
Editorial: Big-man politics again blots out the Congolese
Editorial: Big-man politics again blots out the Congolese
According to the United Nations, more than 800 000 people have fled the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for safety elsewhere in Africa. A...
Continental drifts towards Africa
Continental drifts towards Africa
Last year the United Kingdom, the United States, Russia and the European Union unveiled their new strategies for Africa and China, Germany and...

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