SADC Turns a Blind Eye to Trouble in the Comoros
The newly re-elected president of the Comoros, Azali Assoumani, has managed to centralise power in his hands and pushed through constitutional changes that could see him potentially govern until 2029. Presidential elections on 24 March were marred by violence and their credibility questioned, writes Liesl Louw-Vaudran for ISS.
As Comorians vote for a new president, analysts say although the list of opposition candidates has noticeably been reduced, a victory for incumbent Azali Assoumani is far from ... Read more »
Protesters barricaded roads with tree trunks and clashed with soldiers in Comoros Monday as they demonstrated against President Azali Assoumani's attempt to extend term limits, ... Read more »