President Lungu is marginalising the opposition. The country’s institutions make it an easy task.
The Congolese refugee crisis is destabilising Angola at a pivotal time for the country’s leadership.
Zuma’s attempt to consolidate power is a symptom rather than cause of South Africa’s divided society.
President Kabila’s grip on power could plunge the fragile Democratic Republic of Congo into conflict.
Zimbabwe’s opposition parties need to rethink their strategies if they hope to challenge Mugabe.
Civil strife in Mozambique could bring it into conflict with long-time ally Zimbabwe.
Geopolitical risk insights on developments in Subsaharan Africa in 2017.
Political tensions continue to mount in Burundi. President Pierre Nkurunziza was re-elected for a third term in July 2015, exploiting a loophole in the …
Zimbabwe’s long-time leader Robert Mugabe has been under significant pressure in recent months. An ailing economy, regalvanised political opposition, widespread protests, and international admonition …
As violence flares in Nigeria’s oil heartland the country’s political and economic outlook look bleak.