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The Australian 8 June 2016 Roger Boyes The Times Robert Mugabe with then Chinese President Hu Jintao in 2005. Every time Robert Mugabe travels abroad he takes two well-guarded suitcases containing $4 million in cash. And for a 92-year-old he is on the road a great deal, reluctant perhaps to face the galloping...

Politics web 26 May 2016 Peter Fabricius Peter Fabricius says the recent talks risk just weakening President Pierre Nkurunziza’s political opponents. The...

Thought Leader 25 May 2016 by: Vusi Gumede         As we celebrate yet another Africa Day, the question of what Africa really...

Eurasia Review 17 May 2016 Sudan’s Omar Hassan Ahmad al-Bashir. Photo Credit: U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Jesse B....

The Herald 17 May 2016 Ben Rawlence Correspondent Why does al-Shabaab still exist? It is five years since Kenya invaded Somalia, declaring war on al-Shabaab. Five...

The Diplomat 7 May 2016 Image Credit: Cultural Revolution poster image via Shutterstock.com Corruption and popular discontent led to one of China’s...

The Post and Courier 9 May 2016 May 9 2016 6:12 pm In this file photo taken Friday, Oct. 19, 2012, Chinese navy vessels take part in a drill...

The East African 23 April 2016 By Gabrielle Lynch In Summary Perhaps even more importantly, the quality of elections rests on the evenness of the...

IOL 19 April 2016 Jabulile S Ngwenya Addis Ababa – Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan has urged African leaders to leave when their...

Le Monde 04.04.2016 Translation It is here, in Djibouti, that The United States has its only military base on the African continent. China, which takes...