The alleged extraordinary rendition of Paul Rusesabagina reveals Kagame’s ‘Mossad Complex’ at its full.
Censuring coups isn’t enough – African and international actors should tackle the poor quality of democracy and governance.
In a political environment as polarised as Rwanda’s, there is no room for moderates and no space for critical voices.
African countries need to make a concerted effort to establish a continental two-term policy.
COVID-19 and plummeting oil prices are immediate crises that threaten the reform agenda of Angola’s president.
History will judge Nkurunziza as a man who brought unnecessary pain to a nation that had long suffered from political misrule.
Will the same electoral commission, so heavily criticised in the court’s ruling, improve its capacity and arrange more credible elections?
Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has said he is unlikely to contest for a fourth term. If President Kagame who won 98 percent of the vote in the 2017 presidential polls decides against contesting the next elections, the decision could significantly shake Rwanda’s political landscape, which has been dominated by the ruling party.
Rwanda has followed in the footsteps of South Africa scrapping the 18% Value Added Tax on sanitary pads. African countries are taking the step in order to combat period poverty especially for young girls and vulnerable women.