A climate of fear reigns in The Hague following Washington’s move to blacklist the ICC prosecutor in response to the institution’s opening ... of an inquiry into war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Afghanistan. What action can the Court take against US sanctions?
The US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), Donald Trump’s secret weapon to counter Chinese influence in Africa, has devoted ... almost half of its new investment funding to natural gas projects in Mozambique.
While the border between Benin and Nigeria has been closed since August 2019, Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote is acting as an intermediary ... between Patrice Talon and Muhammadu Buhari in an attempt to restart talks.
The movement behind the protests against the former president of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, who was overthrown in a military coup, has rejected ... the junta-approved charter providing for an 18-month transition government.
Officially, the president of Côte d’Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, and his predecessor, Laurent Gbagbo, have no contact with one another. However, ... behind the scenes, the pair are engaged in back-channel negotiations.