Africa in 2021: Covid, Climate & Democracy
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When - 27/1/2021
In 2020, Africa avoided the worst of COVID-19, thanks in part to quick government action and strong community health systems. Broad-based social movements like #EndSARS in Nigeria ...
2021 looks like being a turbulent year in Africa. Economic convergence will go hand-in-hand with political divergence and a continuing heavy impact from the Covid-19 pandemic. Despite the high hopes that the new vaccines will help insulate us from the c...
Photo Credit: African Continental Free Trade Area Business Forum | Kigali, 20 March 2018 The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has been in operation since 01 January, having suffered a six-month delay due to the Covid-19 virus. It is an essen...
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Jerry Rawlings passed away on 12 November this year, peacefully in Korle Bu Hospital. He was Ghana’s longest serving president and, if the current constitution is respected and his successors resist the temptation to change it to hang on longer, will remain ...