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Africa

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Mozambique’s debt crisis: Trawling for answers by Nick Branson

In anticipation of an audit of borrowing by three Mozambican companies afforded questionable sovereign guarantees, this paper examines their debts and considers how the government and its creditors might extricate themselves from the current crisis.
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Interactive Timeline of Mozambique’s debt crisis

A cast of international actors facilitated US$2 billion of borrowing by Mozambican corporations afforded dubious sovereign guarantees. Outsiders also played a critical role in uncovering the debts. This timeline highlights some important moments in an extremely fishy tale.
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Uganda’s economy: 31 years of moving in circles by Ramathan Ggoobi

Ramathan Ggoobi argues that has the NRM failed to deliver on its 1986 promise of an "independent, integrated and self-sustaining national economy"
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Africa’s problem is planning, not implementation! By Dr Joe Abah

Are Africans born deficient of an “implementation gene”? Of course not; Africans can implement as well as everyone else.
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2017: Elections in Africa ARI's interactive election resource

At least 6 sub-Saharan African nations are due to hold presidential or parliamentary elections in 2017. Check out the expert briefings, articles and other material on our interactive elections resource.
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Trump and Africa

A selection of articles reflecting on what President-elect Donald Trump might mean for Africa.
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Mali is becoming a failed state and it is not the jihadists’ fault By Kamissa Camara

Kamissa Camara argues that a focus on regional security masks the root cause of the Malian crisis. Until Mali’s governance and leadership deficits are addressed, attempts to stabilise the country will prove futile.