InFocus

Securing a Peaceful Divorce in Sudan

Security Council Meets to Discuss Sudan Prior to January 2011 Referenda

A January referendum in Southern Sudan is likely to lead to the creation of a new country - the first in Africa since Eritrea gained independence from Ethiopia in 1993 - but much ... Read more »

The Year in Photos - World Events

January 9th: Countdown to Referendum

This Allafrica.com photo essay feature looks at some of the events that defined 2010. Read more »