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China’s success in Africa depends on peace in South Sudan
China’s success in Africa depends on peace in South Sudan
In less than one week, Chinese president Xi Jinping will convene a summit of roughly 30 global leaders to discuss what is arguably China’s most...
[Video]Voices from the Camps: Elvira
[Video]Voices from the Camps: Elvira
Elvira Modesero fled civil conflict in Burundi for SA. She has been living in a displacement camp in Durban since the March xenophobic attacks.
Africa's liberators should embrace civil society as an ally
Africa's liberators should embrace civil society as an ally
And it seems that those who fought hardest for freedom are now those least convinced by the virtue of freedom of expression, association and...
Somalia overshadows original theme of AU summit
Somalia overshadows original theme of AU summit
An African Union (AU) summit in Uganda is this week being dominated by the Somali crisis, which is overshadowing its official theme of maternal...
Sudan, rebel group to sign Darfur ceasefire in Qatar
Sudan, rebel group to sign Darfur ceasefire in Qatar
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir is expected to sign a ceasefire deal in Doha with a key rebel group, hopefully ending the conflict in Sudan's...
War-scarred Algeria town still waiting for work
War-scarred Algeria town still waiting for work
The 15 police checkpoints on the road from the Algerian capital to Dellys are reason enough for an eerie atmosphere hanging over this Mediterranean...
Sick and stranded
Sick and stranded
The most vulnerable people in Darfur face a high risk of "increased morbidity and mortality" following the expulsion of 16 aid agencies three weeks...
Civil strife stalks Madagascar as talks shelved
Civil strife stalks Madagascar as talks shelved
A peace conference of Madagascar's political parties and civic groups -- that had been scheduled to start on Thursday -- was postponed indefinitely...
Hand out food or leave, Somali insurgents tell agencies
Hand out food or leave, Somali insurgents tell agencies
Hardline Islamist insurgents in southern Somalia told international aid agencies on Tuesday to hand out all the food aid in their warehouses, or...
Somalia's total meltdown
Somalia's total meltdown
The search for a government -- any kind of government -- to bring order to Somalia is growing increasingly desperate as warring Islamist factions,...
Sudan forces tighten grip on Darfur camp
Sudan forces tighten grip on Darfur camp
Sudan boosted forces outside a volatile camp for displaced people in Darfur on Tuesday as fears rose of new armed clashes and rebels said the death...
South Sudan's vision to tackle blindness
South Sudan's vision to tackle blindness
Tapping down the rough track with metal sticks, blind Sudanese schoolchildren negotiate a route between stinking pools of muddy rainwater and...

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