By Theo Neethling Recent media reports claim that a covert Kenyan paramilitary team is responsible for the unconstitutional killing of terror suspects in nighttime raids. The reports are based on interviews with US and Kenyan diplomatic and intelligence officials. The team was trained, armed and supported by US and British intelligence officers. It has […]
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Mugabe would have been horrified. And many champions of the APRM are sceptical. They wonder if Mnangagwa has really signed on to the institution’s values of good governance.
It’s time the African Union made radical changes to how it responds to gross human rights violations. By Netsanet Belay As African heads of state and government gather in Addis Ababa this weekend for the 32nd Summit of the African Union, Sudan is deep in its second month of protests […]
By Vera L. Songwe The debate on the benefits of trade has dominated this decade, and Africa has cast its vote for more and better trade with itself. In March 2018, African countries signed a landmark trade agreement, the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA), which commits countries to […]
The leader of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) says the United Nations, Southern African Development Community, African Union and other international organizations should play a key role in normalizing the current political situation in Zimbabwe where at least 12 people have died, hundreds injured and over 600 locked […]