As Tunisia’s political crisis shows, removing dictators is one step on the long road to economic and political stability.
Cyril Ramaphosa handled COVID-19 well, but more could have been done on governance, security and violent extremism.
From red berets to full-on cosplaying, leaders across the continent have a robust relationship with fashion.
Detention centres and corrupt coast guards prey on migrants, but the EU continues to support Libyan border authorities.
In Libya, a lack of authority has allowed the ongoing kidnapping and extortion of migrants. What can European countries do to prevent the murder and torture of migrants?
The International Criminal Court prosecutor Fatou Bensouda presented the situation of Libya before the UN Security Council. The human security situation in Libya is of grave concern. Bensouda said there’s “an escalation of violence, high number of civilian deaths, thousands of persons internally displaced, and a sharp increase in abductions, disappearances and arbitrary arrests across Libya.”
Foreign intervention has brought drones, cyber-attacks and social media propaganda that foreshadow the future of armed conflict.
Do Africans know the truth about the intention of the West in Libya? Why did Colonel Muammar Gaddafi have to go? Moussa Ibrahim, Gaddafi’s former spokesman answers these questions.
The NATO-led military intervention in Libya has just fuelled more violence.