Africa
16 November 2011
Things do not seem to be going to plan for Kenya, which went to war for the first time in its history in mid-October....
World Affairs
18 November 2010
One afternoon in the hamlet of Mwoga in south-east Rwanda, I met a 43-year-old single mother named Mary Nyiratabaro....
Human Rights
22 February 2010
After dark, the dull thud of mortars and the staccato popping of machine guns come more frequently. Sometimes the...
Africa
01 October 2009
Are the days numbered for Kenya's wabenzi, the Big Men who cruise the potholed roads, cushioned from the bone-shaking...
International Politics
03 September 2009
Africa's barometer
Politics
25 June 2009
Democracy grows in
International Politics
04 December 2008
The people of Ghana have been told before that oil will be their saviour. But as President John Kufuor steps down after...