As president, Nelson Mandela pushed for democracy within the African National Congress and wider society as well as leading the drive for national reconciliation in South Africa, but his attempts at a more ethical foreign policy were sorely tested in his interventions in Nigeria and Zaire.
- Wednesday, 04 December 2013 13:19
- Press Release
Washington, D.C. On Tuesday, December 3, 2013, international donors committed US$ 12 billion to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria at its Fourth Voluntary Replenishment meeting. Despite Challenging Economic Climate, Donor Pledges Increased by 30 percent.
- Monday, 25 November 2013 11:56
- Konye Obaji Ori
- North Africa
Egyptians now require police permission to assemble publicly or demonstrate, following a new law put in place on Sunday.
- Friday, 22 November 2013 17:57
- Patrick Smith
- West Africa
When seven state governors and allied power brokers split from the People's Democratic Party, they changed the regional and national balance of power.
- Friday, 22 November 2013 11:53
- East & Horn Africa
Renegade Ugandan army general David Sejusa has officially been expelled from parliament where he was one of the 10 army representatives.