May 15, 2018

Bridging Nations

On 21st March 2018, 44 African heads of state signed the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), which seeks to remove tariffs on 90 percent of continental […]
April 27, 2018

A Look Ahead to May 2018

Referendum on Burundi’s Future In March 2018, it was announced that a referendum on changes to Burundi’s constitution would take place on 17th May 2018. The […]
March 1, 2018

A Look Ahead to March 2018

A Three Horse Race in Sierra Leone On 7th March 2018, Sierra Leone will go to the polls to vote for the country’s next president. The […]
February 14, 2018

Southern African Dynasties: The Parties Strike Back

In recent years, political dynasties have received a lot of attention across the African continent as ageing presidents have been accused of trying to manoeuvre family […]
January 30, 2018

A Look Ahead to February 2018

Guinea’s Long-Awaited Local Elections After years of delays, President Alpha Conde finally signed a decree on 4th December 2017, agreeing to the election commission’s proposed date […]
May 26, 2017

Factionalism and Coalition: The two sides of Zimbabwean politics

On 21st May 2017, growing factionalism in the ruling ZANU-PF provoked violence at the party’s provincial headquarters in Zimbabwe’s second largest city – Bulawayo. Party youths […]
April 6, 2017

Zuma Weather’s the Storm

In the early hours on 31st March 2017, President Jacob Zuma initiated a controversial cabinet reshuffle, which included the removal of Pravin Gordhan and his deputy […]
July 27, 2016

South Africa: Local Elections, National Impact

Africa Integrity have complied a report on the upcoming municipal elections in South Africa: On 5th July 2016, President Jacob Zuma stated, “I hear people complaining […]
April 25, 2016

Prepare 4 Africa

Culture Shock! Habari yako? – your news? Habari za familia? – news of your family?  Habari za leo? – news of your day.  Za kazi? – […]