Conceived in 2005 in the heart of South Africa's wealthiest province, the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project (GFIP) had lofty goals of serving ... as a model for e-tolling motorists in Africa's largest auto market.
Considered the spiritual son of the Cameroonian head of state, the minister of finance would be one of the most well-placed candidates for the ... top office if President Paul Biya, who celebrated his 90th birthday on 13 February, were to hand over power.
THE AFRICA REPORT N°122
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Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko, dubbed Europe’s last dictator, ended his three-day official visit to Zimbabwe on 1 February after presiding ... over the signing of several bilateral agreements between the two nations in the capital Harare.
On 26 January 2023, the US Department of Treasury sanctioned entities connected to the Russian Wagner group. The list includes entities in CAR ... and UAE. However, it ignored all subsidiaries of Wagner’s main interlocutor in the region: Sudan’s Rapid Support Force (RSF) and its leader Mohamed Hamdan Daglo AKA Hemeti.
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Kenya has lifted the ban on Ugandan agricultural produce following a meeting with William Ruto’s Trade Minister Moses Kuria and Ugandan President ... Yoweri Museveni in Kampala last week, allowing staples such as milk, chicken, and eggs back onto the market.
The meeting between Senegal’s President Macky Sall and France’s Marine Le Pen, a member of the far-right political party National Rally, ... on 18 January provoked strong reactions, even within the head of state’s entourage.