Latest newsletter from Africa Confidentialen-gbhttp://www.africa-confidential.comAfrica Confidential's latest newsletter from Africa ConfidentialLatest newsletter from Africa Confidentialhttp://www.africa-confidential.com/images/logo_small.gifhttp://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | Coming to America – the sequelhttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11161/Coming_to_America_%e2%80%93_the_sequelThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTAfter three days of meetings with President Obama and his government, President Buhari has repaired the ailing relationshipNigeria5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11161/Coming_to_America_%e2%80%93_the_sequelwww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comAlgeria | Southern discomforthttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11162/Southern_discomfortThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe regime is on the defensive as protests in the south compound a major renewed threat from IslamistsAlgeria5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11162/Southern_discomfortwww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comAlgeria | The franchise war between Al Qaida and Da’ishhttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11163/The_franchise_war_between_Al_Qaida_and_Da%e2%80%99ishThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTShaken by the January 2013 raid on the BP-Statoil-Sonatrach gas plant near In Amenas, which Mokhtar Belmokhtar’s Al Mourabitoun group carried out, security chiefs have mobilised forces to stabilise the southern regions. Islamists are the biggest threat bu...Algeria5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11163/The_franchise_war_between_Al_Qaida_and_Da%e2%80%99ishwww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comTanzania | CCM springs surprisehttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11164/CCM_springs_surpriseThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe governing party has found a presidential candidate with managerial skills and a reputation for getting things doneTanzania5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11164/CCM_springs_surprisewww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comTanzania | Unfinished constitutional businesshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11165/Unfinished_constitutional_businessThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTPresident Jakaya Kikwete’s second term in office has been marred by his perceived inability either to clean up many of the problems he inherited or to provide a clear vision on which his successors can build. A case in point is the fate of the constitutio...Tanzania5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11165/Unfinished_constitutional_businesswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comGuinea | Condé pushes for new minehttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11166/Cond%c3%a9_pushes_for_new_mineThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe President wants at least one new mining project up and running by the time of this year’s presidential electionGuinea5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11166/Cond%c3%a9_pushes_for_new_minewww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comAfrica | Hack exposes state spieshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11167/Hack_exposes_state_spiesThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTA leak of over one million emails has exposed African governments’ purchase of software to spy on and disrupt dissidentsAfrica5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11167/Hack_exposes_state_spieswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comZimbabwe | Ruling and unruly partieshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11168/Ruling_and_unruly_partiesThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe factions in ZANU-PF are providing most of the interest in September’s bye-elections, as the opposition continues to implodeZimbabwe5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11168/Ruling_and_unruly_partieswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comSenegal | Sall and the separatistshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11169/Sall_and_the_separatistsThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTCasamance has long been one of the government’s worst headaches. A new approach promises changeSenegal5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11169/Sall_and_the_separatistswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comAfrica | Development | Goalfest in Addishttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11170/Goalfest_in_AddisThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTA UN conference on how to replace the expiring Millennium Development Goals with a new programme looked mostly at moneyAfrica, Development5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11170/Goalfest_in_Addiswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comSomalia | An offering to Obamahttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11160/An_offering_to_ObamaThu, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTKenya and Ethiopia want to present the US President with a victory against the Islamists in Somalia as Amisom’s funding is threatenedSomalia5615http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/11160/An_offering_to_Obamawww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.com