It's been a month since the sudden passing of Tanzania's former president John Pombe Magufuli who promoted good governance. However, the latest ... audit report by the controller and auditor general (CAG) brings to light some problems and questionable decisions under the watch of the late President and his administration.
The death of the Chadian president was announced on Tuesday 20 April. Idriss Déby Itno had just been declared the winner of the election on ... 11 April, when he ran for a sixth term. From the desert expanses of the Ennedi, where he grew up, to those of the Libyan border, where he had forged an image of fearless warrior, he had weathered many storms. Until he met the rebel group known as FACT.
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According to a confirmation from the national army of Chad read on national television, the newly re-elected President Idriss Déby has died ... of wounds he received while commanding his army in battles against rebels in the north.
For many months, Mozambique has been trying to avoid arbitration regarding its so-called 'hidden debt' scandal. But on 11 March, both Geneva ... and Zurich’s private courts obtained jurisdiction to examine the complaint filed by Mozambique against Privinvest, the shipbuilding company at the heart of the scandal. We accessed the files of the parties on trial, which could potentially implicate many people.
Against popular outcries, the government of President Emmerson Mnangagwa is removing Black Zimbabweans from the land in Chilonga to make room ... for a white-owned dairy farm. His policies have strong differences from his successor, authoritarian Robert Mugabe, who took land from white farmers and gave it to Black Zimbabweans and his cronies.
WTO, IFC, WHO... Africans at the helm of the world's largest international institutions have called for greater solidarity in the global distribution ... of vaccines at the 2021 Spring Meetings of the World Bank and IMF.
Idelphonse Affogbolo, the Beninese businessman behind the Contemporary Benin travelling exhibition, has set himself the mission of “participating ... in the circulation and visibility of contemporary art in Africa.”