July 21, 2020

Turkish Dealings in Africa

Turkish Dealings in Africa When one thinks of Turkey and Africa what naturally springs to mind is the Turkish campaign to prop up the Government of […]
July 20, 2020

Meanwhile…

Meanwhile… On 27th June, the leader of the opposition Malawi Congress Party – Lazerus Chakwera – won a rerun of last year’s nullified presidential election, unseating […]
July 20, 2020

What Next for Africa?

What Next for Africa? Notes from the Managing Director’s Desk As for the rest of the world, 2020 has been a torrid year for Africa.  Africa […]
July 10, 2020

Sanctions Round-Up: June 2020

Sanctions Round-Up: June 2020 Nigeria On 16th June, six Nigerian individuals – Richard Uzuh, Michael Olorunyomi, Alex Ogunshakin, Felix Okpoh, Nnamdi Benson and Abiola Kayode – […]
June 26, 2020

Can the UN Security Council Resolve the Nile Dispute?

Can the UN Security Council Resolve the Nile Dispute? On 19th June, after another breakdown in the nine-year long negotiations surrounding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam […]
June 25, 2020

Insurgency in Cabo Delgado threatens Mozambique’s LNG boom

Insurgency in Cabo Delgado threatens Mozambique’s LNG boom The increasingly sophisticated attacks by Islamist insurgents in northern Mozambique are starting to grab the world’s attention, not […]
June 9, 2020

Sanctions Round-Up: May 2020

Sanctions Round-Up: May 2020 South Sudan On 29th May, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) renewed the arms embargo and targeted sanctions imposed on South Sudan […]
June 4, 2020

Magufuli Calm in the Face of Coronavirus Criticism

Magufuli Calm in the Face of Coronavirus Criticism For any incumbent president facing an election in the next twelve months, their handling of the Covid-19 pandemic […]
May 7, 2020

Sanctions Round-Up: April 2020

Sanctions Round-Up: April 2020 Central African Republic On 20th April, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) Committee concerning the Central African Republic (CAR) added an individual […]