Latest newsletter from Africa Confidentialen-gb Confidential's latest newsletter from Africa ConfidentialLatest newsletter from Africa Confidential | The opposition fall out, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTAlthough the government’s record on security and economic management looks shakier by the day, its opponents are divided and flounderingKenya5617 | Where did all the money go?, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe government wants to restrict the powers of the Auditor General after he revealed gross financial mismanagementKenya5617 Sudan | The latest last-minute deal, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTUnder the threat of an arms embargo and more sanctions, the government signs a peace agreementSouth Sudan5617 Sudan | Regional rivalries surface among peace-makers, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTKampala's hands-on support for South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit is causing a rift in the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development which has been mediating in the negotiations. This followed the embattled President Salva Kiir Mayardit's last...South Sudan5617 Sudan | Concessions and complications in the IGAD deal, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe peace agreement signed by the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-in-Opposition (SPLM-IO) and the Former Detainees on 17 August and which President Salva Kiir Mayardit signed on 26 August made concessions to both sides but key details were left for fur...South Sudan5617 Africa | The woman most likely…, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe plan that a woman should be the ANC's next leader is gaining in popularity. But it's also an ingenious tactical ploy by ZumaSouth Africa5617 Africa | Launch of a bandwagon, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe nascent campaign behind Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has the support not only of the African National Congress Women's League and other elements of President Jacob Zuma's camp but also of several ANC provincial leaders. This informal group has been dubbed t...South Africa5617 | Ellen calls the shots, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe President is unpopular but she dominates the country's political scene and will influence the selection of her successor in 2017Liberia5617 | The 'Grace plot' thickens, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe First Lady’s rivals are airing suspicions of a master plan to make her leader of the party and then, of the countryZimbabwe5617 | Surveillance | Spyware and the state, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe ethics of HackingTeam's deals with African governments are under scrutiny as more details emerge of the opposition politicians targetedAfrica, Surveillance5617 | Hardliners to the fore, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe President thinks a coalition will strengthen him but his suspicion of Rwanda grows as fears of civil war increaseBurundi5617 | Passing and wielding the baton, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe President's penchant for travel has not relieved any political pressure or distracted protestors from economic woesZimbabwe5617 Sudan | Politicians undermine new peace deal, 20 Aug 2015 00:00:00 GMTLast­-minute manoeuvres by both sides are sabotaging the chances of ending the war as international pressure mountsSouth Sudan5617