May 11, 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: April 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: April 2021 Global Anti-Corruption On 26th April, the United Kingdom launched its new global anti-corruption sanctions regime, giving the treasury “unprecedented power to stop […]
May 10, 2021

The New Frontier of Global Jihad

The New Frontier of Global Jihad Jihadist extremism has become a truly global and wide-ranging phenomenon. From sporadic attacks in the West to assaults on cities […]
April 13, 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: February & March 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: February & March 2021 Zimbabwe On 1st February, the United Kingdom’s Office of Financial Sanctions Implementation (OFSI) added four individuals – Owen Ncube, Anselem […]
March 22, 2021

Know Your Supply Chain: The Legal Obligation

Know Your Supply Chain: The Legal Obligation Corporate supply chains have been placed under the microscope in recent years, with campaign groups and NGOs drawing attention […]
February 23, 2021

UK Supreme Court Ruling: The Implications for Multinational Companies Operating in Africa

UK Supreme Court Ruling: The Implications for Multinational Companies Operating in Africa Earlier this month, the UK Supreme Court overturned previous judgements and ruled that Royal […]
February 11, 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: January 2021

Sanctions Round-Up: January 2021 ISIL/al-Qaida On 12th January, the United States’ Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated five alleged leaders of al-Qaida, one of whom […]
February 5, 2021

Israel’s Manoeuvres into Africa

Israel’s Manoeuvres into Africa Beyond the United States-brokered normalisation agreements in North Africa, Israeli engagement on the continent has progressed in other, less newsworthy ways. Although […]
February 3, 2021

Abiy’s Fall from Grace

Abiy’s Fall from Grace On 2nd April 2018, Abiy Ahmed became Ethiopia’s prime minister. His reformist agenda and promise of uniting Ethiopia after three years of […]
February 2, 2021

Writing Competition: Inspiration from Africa During the Covid-Crisis

Writing Competition: Inspiration from Africa During the Covid-Crisis The pandemic continues to tighten its grip on Africa, as elsewhere.  Every death matters and statistics sometimes seem […]