AU weathers Kagame whirlwind

Liesl Louw-Vaudran

Rwanda’s president put everything into reforming the organisation, with mixed results

As Kagame steps down, Egypt takes helm at African Union

Nicolas Delaunay

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will officially take over the post of head of the AU which rotates between the five regions of the continent

The botched investigation into Rwanda’s murdered spy chief

Ra'eesa Pather

The Karegeya family is concerned about 'meddling' in the South African investigation

Court strikes Karegeya case from the roll in bombshell ruling

Ra'eesa Pather

Patrick Karegeya, a Rwandan dissident, was assassinated in South Africa in 2013

Why there’s a case for giving foreign aid to authoritarian regimes

Nic Cheeseman

Aid has never been just about helping people. It's also about gaining influence and exercising soft power