Old Leaders in a New Africa



ESwatini: King Mswati III Agrees to National Dialogue

Nov 3, 2021 | 19:21 GMT

Zambia: Opposition Leader Wins Presidential Election in Landslide

Aug 16, 2021 | 17:23 GMT

Somalia: Leaders Reach Agreement to Hold Delayed Elections

May 28, 2021 | 18:52 GMT

Tanzania: New President Forms COVID-19 Advisory Committee

Apr 6, 2021 | 19:37 GMT

Tanzania: Country Swears in Hassan as First Female President 

Mar 19, 2021 | 17:35 GMT

Ethiopia: Amhara Claims Western Tigray, Dismisses U.S. Remarks of ‘Ethnic Cleansing’ 

Mar 12, 2021 | 22:00 GMT

Congo: Prime Minister Resigns After Accepting No-Confidence Vote

Jan 28, 2021 | 21:05 GMT

Congo: National Assembly Ousts Kabila-Allied Speaker

Dec 11, 2020 | 21:09 GMT
Protesters gather in the Senegalese capital of Dakar on March 8, 2021, after the country's opposition leader Ousmane Sonko was charged with rape.
AssessmentsMar 12, 2021
An Opposition Leader’s Arrest Threatens Senegal’s Stability
French soldiers monitor an area along Burkina Faso’s border with Mali and Niger on Nov. 10, 2019.
AssessmentsMar 8, 2021
In the Sahel, a French Exit Will Be Easier Said Than Done
Members of the Amhara militia fighting alongside Ethiopian forces in Tigray ride on the back of a truck in Gondar, Ethiopia, on Nov. 8, 2020.
AssessmentsNov 20, 2020
What’s at Stake as Ethiopia Barrels Toward Civil War
A building remains on fire in Lekki, Nigeria, on Oct. 21, 2020, after #EndSARS protests escalated into violent clashes with police the previous night.
AssessmentsOct 22, 2020
Nigeria's #EndSARS Protests Back Its President Into a Corner
Kenyan Deputy President William Ruto (left) and opposition leader Raila Odinga (right) listen to President Uhuru Kenyatta (center) give a speech in Nairobi, Kenya, on Nov. 27, 2019.
AssessmentsOct 8, 2020
In Kenya, the Stage Is Set for Another Tumultuous Election Season
SnapshotsJul 29, 2020
Is Uganda's 30-Year Run of Political Stability Nearing an End?
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