RSS Voices from Africa

  • Africa: where the trouble starts April 20, 2019
    The next European elections will also decide Europe’s strategy for Africa – a partner or a problem?
  • Yaoundé gets red-carded April 9, 2019
    The republic will have to forego hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations due to delays in its organisation and a precarious security record
  • Will Nigeria ever vote? December 29, 2018
    The country prepares for new elections: terrorism, inflation and a growing population are the main issues
  • Revolution wears a skirt December 29, 2018
    Unforeseen developments in female emancipation are affecting the democratic transition process in the run up to the 2019 presidential elections
  • The long arm of China October 31, 2018
    Airports, media outlets and mining concessions could end up in Beijing's hands if Zambia doesn’t make good on its long-standing debt.
  • A slippery peace October 31, 2018
    The US and the EU shouldn’t kid themselves: a roadmap for peace must involve all the forces that one way or another hold sway in anarchic Libya.
  • A new era of peace August 30, 2018
    After 20 years of war, the accord between Ethiopia and Eritrea could bring more stability to the Horn of Africa and East Africa as a whole.