Developing economies are bounding ahead amid mounting social discontent. Istanbul, as it turns out, is a good place to discuss politics in Africa.
- Thursday, 24 July 2014 14:31
- Tom Miles in Geneva
Almost 100,000 boat people have made the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean to Europe this year, a roughly 60 percent increase on the whole of last year, and about 800 have died in the attempt, the U.N. refugee agency said on Thursday.
- Wednesday, 23 July 2014 12:19
- John Hamilton
Had Ahmed Maiteeq and his supporters not accepted the 9 June Constitutional Court ruling against his election there would have been a significant danger of the country splitting.
- Tuesday, 22 July 2014 15:02
- Bright Simons
There is no truism more universally acknowledged in the discussion about Africa's economic redemption than that of the need for countries to add value to their natural resources. And this truism is not of recent vintage.