Zimbabwe’s military didn’t topple the regime. It just restored the ruling party’s corrupt old guard to power.
Robert Mugabe is under house arrest, and the generals are in charge. But the top brass still insist there hasn’t been a coup.
The Trump administration wants to dismantle another Obama-era development program.
Former AC Milan striker George Weah is revered in soccer-obsessed West Africa, but can he convince Liberians he’s smart enough for the top job?
Environmental group claims Amina J. Mohammed authorized illegal exports of endangered rosewood during her term as Nigeria’s environment minister.
The U.S. administration is ramping up military engagement on the continent but ramping everything else down. Other countries are already filling the void.
Now they fear restrictions on their mission.
Hint: This is a local and regional conflict, not a global one.
Ukraine expects Trump to approve lethal aid; State Dept. walking away form Africa; more details on Niger ambush.
Nikki Haley’s trip to the continent won’t solve the problem.
National security isn’t just about fighting the Islamic State — it’s about building strong partners in Africa.