African Arguments (London)

A multi-blogging site that covers both contemporary events and develops debates on themes important to the continent.

Website: http://africanarguments.org

March 31

  • Sudan: Elections Event Recordings Now Online [analysis]

    Last week we held two panel discussions on the upcoming Sudan elections. The first focused on the current state of Sudan's economy; the second on the political environment leading... Read more »



March 30



March 29



March 28



March 27

  • Nigeria: Why Nigeria's Election Matters for Africa [editorial]

    This week's election in Nigeria is the most important African event of the decade. The 'Africa Rising' story can only continue if the continent's biggest economy is stable and its... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Goodluck Jonathan's Fight for Survival [analysis]

    In a candid sit-down interview with the BBC last week, President Goodluck Jonathan announced with an air of confidence "I will surely win it, my party is still the strongest... Read more »



March 26



March 25

  • Cote d'Ivoire: Victor's Justice? [analysis]

    Laurent Gbagbo, former president of Côte d'Ivoire, will be the first Head of State ever to appear in front of the International Criminal Court (ICC), when his trial begins in... Read more »



March 24



March 23



March 20



March 19

  • Africa: The Looting Machine By Tom Burgis [book review]

    Tom Burgis' The Looting Machine is a rollercoaster read. Filled with vignettes on spooks, smugglers and kleptocratic warlords with suitcases of cash, it reads like a crime... Read more »



March 18



March 17



March 16

  • Zimbabwe: The Darkest Hour Is Not Before Dawn [opinion]

    Throughout the 2000s, Zimbabwe's decade of misery, I was often struck by a cliché that frequently appeared in editorials, commentaries, and letters published in the... Read more »

  • Congo-Kinshasa: Changing the Mandate of Peacekeepers [analysis]

    Members of the United Nations Security Council will convene this Thursday in New York to discuss the performance of MONUSCO - the peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of... Read more »



March 13



March 12

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.