Latest newsletter from Africa Confidentialen-gb Confidential's latest newsletter from Africa ConfidentialLatest newsletter from Africa Confidential | Coming to America – the sequel, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTAfter three days of meetings with President Obama and his government, President Buhari has repaired the ailing relationshipNigeria5615 | Southern discomfort, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe regime is on the defensive as protests in the south compound a major renewed threat from IslamistsAlgeria5615 | The franchise war between Al Qaida and Da’ish, 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...Algeria5615 | CCM springs surprise, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTThe governing party has found a presidential candidate with managerial skills and a reputation for getting things doneTanzania5615 | Unfinished constitutional business, 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...Tanzania5615 | Condé pushes for new mine, 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 electionGuinea5615 | Hack exposes state spies, 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 dissidentsAfrica5615 | Ruling and unruly parties, 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 implodeZimbabwe5615 | Sall and the separatists, 23 Jul 2015 00:00:00 GMTCasamance has long been one of the government’s worst headaches. A new approach promises changeSenegal5615 | Development | Goalfest in Addis, 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, Development5615 | An offering to Obama, 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 threatenedSomalia5615