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Listen to the customer?

Listen to the customer?

By: Terence Creamer     15th February 2019 One of the most hotly contested technical points debated during the National Energy Regulator of South Africa’s (Nersa’s) nationwide hearings into... 

Women politicians in Africa face huge odds but can make a real difference

Women politicians in Africa face huge odds but can make a real difference

14th February 2019 Women are gaining ground in politics around the world. Last year, the so-called “pink wave” saw a record number of women elected to Congress in the... 

What a major offshore gas find means for South Africa's energy future

What a major offshore gas find means for South Africa's energy future

14th February 2019 Many South African politicians, economists and specialists in the energy sector are celebrating the news that a promising show of natural gas has... 

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 Suspicions cloud Senegal’s upcoming election

Suspicions cloud Senegal’s upcoming election

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      14th February 2019 Senegal will choose its president on 24 February in an atmosphere clouded by suspicions that the incumbent, Macky Sall, has engineered recent... 

Ramaphosa's plans aren't enough to adequately tackle violent crime in South Africa

Ramaphosa's plans aren't enough to adequately tackle violent crime in South Africa

By: Creamer Media Reporter      13th February 2019 South African President Cyril Ramaphosa used his State of the Nation Address on February 7 to outline his relatively new government’s actions and... 

 Secretive promotions threaten South Africa’s policing

Secretive promotions threaten South Africa’s policing

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      13th February 2019 As South Africans start to feel optimistic about actions to fix the criminal justice system, a secret project in the police could substantially... 

Nigeria has a history of dodgy elections: will it be different this time?

Nigeria has a history of dodgy elections: will it be different this time?

12th February 2019 Nigeria is preparing for its general election. But will it be credible? Nigerian voters are well aware that the elections will not be won solely by... 

 Does regime security come ahead of real reform in Gabon?

Does regime security come ahead of real reform in Gabon?

By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies      12th February 2019 Since Gabon’s coup attempt on 7 January, President Ali Bongo Ondimba has been making changes to restore confidence in his government. Bongo, who... 

Exploding myths, giving direction

Exploding myths, giving direction

12th February 2019 Pres. Ramapahosa’s second State of the Nation address last week exploded several myths and shone some light on his approach to government. Myths... 

Health (in)security and migration: African lessons for a world in transition

Health (in)security and migration: African lessons for a world in transition

11th February 2019 Global health security lies at the intersection of Europe and Africa, between inherited state-based intervention and a new regional, global... 

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