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The Evolution of Robert Mugabe: From A Promising Beginning to A Grim Legacy

So who is Robert Mugabe and how has he held onto p…

Mar 15th
From Tweets to the Streets:  Can Zimbabwe’s Social Media Activism Oust Robert Mugabe?

The coming months hold enormous potential for poli…

Aug 29th
Is Commercial Aviation Safe and Secure?

An EgyptAir plane disappeared from radar en route …

May 21st
Julius Malema’s EFF Won't Solve South Africa's Problems

But without inclusive institutions, South Africa w…

May 19th
Maths and Science are the Keys to Unlocking Africa’s Potential

It’s time for Africa to produce the technology it …

Feb 27th
The Harsh Realities About South Africa That the World Bank Dare Not Speak

A great deal of detail about poverty and inequalit…

Feb 25th
Why Boko Haram is the World’s Deadliest Terror Group

Boko Haram has been weakened – but there’s a long …

Feb 17th
Was There Ever a Time When So Few People Controlled So Much Wealth?

With an inflation adjusted fortune of $400 billion…

Feb 12th
Gravitational Waves: Will the Global South Provide the Next Pulse of Gravity Research?

This is a new era of physics and astronomy - and s…

Feb 12th
Can Anyone Succeed Rwandan President, Paul Kagame?

Rwanda has no succession plan to President Paul Ka…

Feb 7th