Inside the Niger Delta revolution
An interview with Mujahid Dokubo-Asari?, founder of the Niger Delta People's Volunteer Force on why the region's troubles remain central to Nigeria's ... politics.
Reviews of Deborah Brautigam's 'The Dragon's Gift - the Real Story of China in Africa' and 'The Rise of China and India in Africa' by Fantu Cheru ... and Cyril Obi. Plus Chambi Chachage and Annar Casam's 'Africa's Liberation: The Legacy of Nyerere' and James Brabazon's raucous tale, 'My Friend the Mercenary'.
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From afar, Algiers is spectacular. A magnificent city set on the shores of the Mediterranean, its white buildings seem to rise out the sea, climbing ... up the mountain that runs down to the coast. The gleaming architecture brings to mind the country's colonial past. But like so many things in this country, there are stories within stories: what once seemed insignificant gains new meaning, while what was wonderful falls away.
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