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Is Walmart good news for Africa?

The giant US conglomerate Walmart is bidding for a $2.3bn controlling stake in South Africa’s Massmart, the continent’s third-biggest retailer. Have your say on Walmart's arrival in Africa     

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 February 2012 10:36

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Will France rue its actions in Côte d'Ivoire?

As the stand-off continues between Laurent Gbagbo and Alassane Ouattara in Abidjan, Nicholas Norbrook analyses the merits of France's intervention in its former colony     

Last Updated on Thursday, 07 April 2011 14:46

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Uganda: Big win for ?the big man

Yoweri Museveni’s landslide victory at the polling stations in February had few people fooled, but the real question for Ugandans today is will the oil money waiting on the horizon filter down to them??? ?

Last Updated on Monday, 16 May 2011 17:41

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Côte d’Ivoire: ?The spiral ?into chaos

Racked with post-election ­violence and on the verge of economic meltdown, Côte d’Ivoire appears to be lurching towards the second civil war in a decade

Last Updated on Friday, 25 March 2011 13:14

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Should the African Union immediately suspend Libya?

The African Union has been criticised for being slow to react to Colonel Gaddafi's violent suppression of demonstrators. Join in our debate on whether Libya should be immediately suspended from the AU    


Last Updated on Monday, 21 March 2011 12:12

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Senegal: Out of touch ?and in the dark

Power cuts and a high cost of living have prompted repeated protests that could complicate President Abdoulaye Wade’s bid for a third term in elections in February 2012

Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 March 2011 15:12

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Is the US ready for democracy in North Africa and the Middle East?

Anti-government protesters in Tunisia and Egypt called for an end to authoritarianism. Since the US had friendly ties with rulers of both countries, we ask if it will welcome democracy there.

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