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Uganda's Daily Monitor raided over Museveni 'plot'

<b>Ugandan police have raided the offices of at least two newspapers following reports that President Yoweri Museveni is grooming his son to succeed him.</b><p>Two radio stations have also been taken off air, the state-owned New Vision newspaper reports.<p>Last week, newspapers reported claims allegedly made by …

Africa

Kenya's Mukhisa Kituyi nominated to lead UN trade body

The UN secretary general, Ban Ki-moon, has nominated Mukhisa Kituyi, a former Kenyan minister of trade and industry, to lead Unctad, the UN trade and …

How China is educating Africa – and what it means for the west

The <i>da xue</i> (Mandarin: the big study, or the big reading) or <i>dai ho</i>(<i>k</i>) (Cantonese: the big learning) are Chinese terms for a university. In the romance …

Ask, don't tell: the missionary aid model is the wrong way to help Haitians

"Haiti is not what you see on CNN." That was one of the first things Haitian entrepreneur Claudel Dumas told me when I visited the country in April. …

Is Kagame Africa's Lincoln or a tyrant exploiting Rwanda's tragic history?

Paul Kagame is angrier than I've ever seen him. Rwanda's president is famously direct with his critics. His contempt for governments he's crossed …

Climate disasters displace millions of people worldwide