Mali's Prime Minister Choguel Maïga has strongly criticised the military treaties between Paris and Bamako, saying that Mali “cannot even ... fly over its territory without France's permission”. Does he really want to amend them or is he simply tapping into anti-French sentiment?
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With billions of dollars worth of African gas, gold, copper and cobalt to hit the markets in 2022, industry players are focused on the next big ... deals. The election of a new government in Zambia in August 2021 has led to optimism that the country is the stand-out player in African minerals exploration for 2022.
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The World Bank’s latest report on Algeria’s economic situation has created a media-diplomatic-political conflict, in spite of itself. Published ... on 22 December, just before the end-of-year holiday season, it could have gone unnoticed had it not been for the official press agency Algérie Presse Service (APS).
Uganda's President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has outlasted six United States presidents and maintained a stable relationship, attracting investments ... from US firms and development aid. In the past three and a half decades, Museveni’s alliance with Washington has defined the relationship that is mainly centered on fighting terrorism and combating the HIV/AIDs scourge.
A seven-second video made the rounds on social media. On 3 January, in the middle of his Grand Kasaï tour, the Democratic Republic of Congo’s ... President Félix Tshisekedi landed in Tshikapa. At each of his stops, a host of officials awaited him as he got off the presidential plane. Among them was Évariste Boshab, one of the most important figures in the Joseph Kabila system.