• Diaspora
  • North Africa
  • East Africa
  • West Africa
  • South Africa
  • Continental
  • Central Africa

Mandela, a man in full

Former anti-apartheid campaigner and UK Cabinet Minister Peter Hain reminisces about his encounters with the great Nelson Mandela.

We must stop Ethiopia tearing itself apart

Africa cannot sit on its hands and let this great and ancient nation tear itself to pieces while we fiddle with protocols, says New African editor Anver Versi.

South Africa: to leave or not to leave?

The youth of South Africa are beset with a painful disappointment in their leaders and the status quo, and we’re starting to imagine a future elsewhere, writes Kelebogile Motswatswa.