Rwanda

​Pandor is just the right person for diplomatic duties

Kenneth Mokgatlhe

She has the gravitas required for her new international relations and co-operation role


Feud between Kagame, Museveni takes toll

Grace Matsiko

The distrust between the presidents has burst into the open in recent months, with the pair trading accusations of harmful nature against each other


New look, old ways? Benin's leader and the authoritarian past

Sophie Bouillon

Elected in 2016 by defeating the preferred successor of Thomas Boni Yayi, Patrice Talon won the top job without a traditional political power base


The AU’s new transitional justice policy could be a game-changer

Webster Zambara

This new framework can be used to resolve past violent conflicts as well as to sustain peace and development in Africa


It’s time for a reckoning for Kagame and his Western cheerleaders

Timothy B Reid

As we commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Rwandan genocide, we cannot keep excusing the crimes of Rwanda’s current government