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From Brazil to Belarus, the Covid-19 pandemic intensified political trends around the world.
The life of a lawyer and MP who helped secure Kenyan independence still contains lessons for today.
An investigation into past corruption is shining a light on wider questions of political accountability.
The Sputnik-V vaccine is an opportunity for Moscow to present itself as a humanitarian power with global reach.
How a deepening conflict threatens to tear the country apart.
With the Nigerian economy struggling and universities closed, allegations of human rights abuses by police have outraged the country’s young people.
As the global death toll passes one million, we should beware of focussing only upon the numbers.
Once the pandemic is taken into account, goals such as the eradication of poverty will only be fulfilled by 2092.
How much South Africa uses its leverage over its neighbour could prove crucial to the stability of the region.
For the 32 disaster-prone “small states” in the Commonwealth, Covid-19 compounds the ongoing risks they already face.
The US deciding to quit the World Trade Organisation is far from a remote possibility.