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.comSudan | The world according to Khartoumhttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5809/The_world_according_to_KhartoumFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe smuggling out of what appear to be top secret state documents points to a major security breach in the governmentSudan5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5809/The_world_according_to_Khartoumwww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comSudan | Khartoum in fact and fictionhttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5807/Khartoum_in_fact_and_fictionFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTMost of the Sudanese activists and officials (serving or former) that we have contacted believe the leaked reports of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) meeting on 31 August are an authentic account. Indeed, one former official has conf...Sudan5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5807/Khartoum_in_fact_and_fictionwww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comMozambique | United States | Narcotics links tarnish Frelimohttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5796/Narcotics_links_tarnish_FrelimoFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTA US-sanctioned narcotics kingpin's finance for the governing party complicates commercial and diplomatic relationsMozambiqueUnited States5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5796/Narcotics_links_tarnish_Frelimowww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comZimbabwe | From Russia with lovehttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5805/From_Russia_with_loveFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTAmidst the vicious scrabble for the succession, ZANU-PF’s new best friend Moscow delivers investment in the platinum industry, money and planesZimbabwe5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5805/From_Russia_with_lovewww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comSouth Africa | DBSA moves centre stagehttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5800/DBSA_moves_centre_stageFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe state-owned bank repositions itself as a likely African hub for the new BRICS development bankSouth Africa5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5800/DBSA_moves_centre_stagewww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comAfrica | Uranium | Uranium profits declinehttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5799/Uranium_profits_declineFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe protracted slump in global uranium prices has dashed African hopes that higher mining taxes would boost economic growthAfrica, Uranium5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5799/Uranium_profits_declinewww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comTunisia | Critical votes and toxic loanshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5801/Critical_votes_and_toxic_loansFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTAhead of key national elections, concern is mounting about the legacy of bad loans from the time of President Ben AliTunisia5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5801/Critical_votes_and_toxic_loanswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comSouth Africa | Julius Malema in the dockhttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5798/Julius_Malema_in_the_dockFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTWill attempts to clip the wings of the maverick leader sink him or raise his profile?South Africa5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5798/Julius_Malema_in_the_dockwww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comNigeria | ENI in the cross-hairshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5806/ENI_in_the_cross-hairsFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTItalian prosecutors want British help in investigating ENI for possible bribery of Nigerian officialsNigeria5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5806/ENI_in_the_cross-hairswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comCongo-Kinshasa | Conflict over conflict mineralshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5797/Conflict_over_conflict_mineralsFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTArguments grow over whether measures to ensure mineral exports are conflict-free need strengthening or are damaging local society Congo-Kinshasa5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5797/Conflict_over_conflict_mineralswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.comSouth Africa | Labour movement schism deepenshttp://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5795/Labour_movement_schism_deepensFri, 10 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMTThe ANC's bid to hold together the trades union federation is failing amid plans for a leftist partySouth Africa5520http://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/5795/Labour_movement_schism_deepenswww.africa-confidential.comwww.africa-confidential.com