December 6, 2021

The Uncomfortable Relationship between Politics and Social Media in Africa

The Uncomfortable Relationship between Politics and Social Media in Africa As growing rates of internet connectivity across Africa bring widespread social media use to the continent, […]
December 3, 2021

Russia’s African Advance

Russia’s African Advance There is a growing audience for Russia’s anti-Western rhetoric and pragmatic approach to foreign relations in Africa and its influence on the continent […]
November 24, 2021

Warning Signs in Burkina Faso

Warning Signs in Burkina Faso Just over a year ago, Roch Marc Christian Kaboré was re-elected as Burkina Faso’s president, promising to improve the deteriorating security […]
November 19, 2021

Shifting Geo-Political Sands Change the Equation in Sudan

Shifting Geo-Political Sands Change the Equation in Sudan As the course of General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan’s coup in Sudan continues to unfold, one thing is becoming […]
November 12, 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: September & October 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: September & October 2021 Libya On 25th October, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) added Osama al-Kuni Ibrahim to its Libyan sanctions list. The […]
October 18, 2021

Africa and the Pandora Papers

Africa and the Pandora Papers On 3rd October, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and its media partners began releasing a trove of leaked documents […]
September 15, 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: July & August 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: July & August 2021 ISIL/al-Qaida Five African nationals have been listed by the State Department of the United States as Specially Designated Global Terrorists […]
September 9, 2021

Sectors to Watch: Urban Development

Sectors to Watch: Urban Development Following the economic shock caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, investors, policymakers and businesspeople are trying to discern which sectors will drive […]
September 7, 2021

Sectors to Watch: E-Commerce

Sectors to Watch: E-Commerce Following the economic shock caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, investors, policymakers and businesspeople are trying to discern which sectors will drive economic […]