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 The DRC’s natural resources still awash with blood

The DRC’s natural resources still awash with blood

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      25th July 2017 In the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), mining communities mostly depend on their ability to sell what they mine to make a living. So they... 

 Making Africa’s schools safe for pupils and teachers

Making Africa’s schools safe for pupils and teachers

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      21st July 2017 In the Western Cape a parent stabbed a principal and then later returned to the school to ‘finish him off’, HeraldLIVE reported last month. In... 

 Time for the right top cops in South Africa

Time for the right top cops in South Africa

19th July 2017 The stakes for public safety have never been higher in South Africa. Last year saw 3 119 more murders and 31 000 more armed attacks in the country... 

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 With AU reforms, a ‘new African Renaissance’ is possible

With AU reforms, a ‘new African Renaissance’ is possible

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      17th July 2017 Member states of the African Union (AU) all agree that the institution needs to be reformed to make it more efficient. Implementing the reforms is... 

 Reforms are not optional for Guinea-Bissau’s stability

Reforms are not optional for Guinea-Bissau’s stability

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      14th July 2017 When Guinea-Bissau’s President José Mário Vaz sacked Domingos Simões Pereira as prime minister in August 2015, the country hit a political... 

 Is it Raila Odinga’s turn to eat?

Is it Raila Odinga’s turn to eat?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      13th July 2017 Will it at long last be Raila Odinga’s turn to eat? This is one of the critical questions as Kenya heads into general elections on 8 August. The... 

 Can anyone stop Zambia’s slide into authoritarianism?

Can anyone stop Zambia’s slide into authoritarianism?  

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      12th July 2017 Zambian President Edgar Lungu is not a dictator, and nor does he want to be. That’s his version, at least, and he’s sticking to it. ‘Zambia is the... 

 2017 elections likely to worsen Congo’s political crisis

2017 elections likely to worsen Congo’s political crisis

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      11th July 2017 The Republic of the Congo will proceed with legislative and local elections on 16 July despite complex political and economic challenges, and an... 

 The real problem behind South Africa’s refusal to arrest al-Bashir

The real problem behind South Africa’s refusal to arrest al-Bashir

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      10th July 2017 Last week the judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) ruled that South Africa erred in its decision not to arrest Sudanese President Omar... 

 ANC invokes the ghosts of a party past

ANC invokes the ghosts of a party past

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      6th July 2017 Though his statue stood in the grounds, alongside those of other former ANC leaders, the warm and embracing spirit of Nelson Mandela was evidently... 

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