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A new Somalia is emerging

Abdirashid Duale is CEO of Dahabshiil, the largest international payments firm in the Horn of Africa and one of its largest private employers. He explains …

Where goes the Egyptian game?

After a forced one-year break, the national championship resumes. But the consequences of the Port Said tragedy loom large, reports James Montague.

Lions with festering wounds

With a second successive absence from the Nations Cup, Cameroon must confront, frontally, the problems that have made the once-feared national team a laughing stock, …

A Cup in the Eagles’ nest

Leaving home unsung, Nigeria’s Super Eagles surprise their supporters and earn their third Nations Cup trophy. But the overall organisation of the tournament in South …

Surprises and Disappointments

“Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy …

Deepening African Unity

The OAU/AU has spent 50 years setting up structures and establishing norms of behaviour. It is now time to implement an accelerated movement towards te …

A mayor to the rescue

A former Nigerian midwife who defied personal adversity to fight for sufferers of sickle cell anaemia has been celebrated at her installation as mayor of …

Romuald Hazoume’s World

Juliet Highet looks at the Beninois artist, Romuald Hazoume, and how his unique genre, which focuses on problems at home, has turned heads around the …