Latest newsletter from Africa Confidentialen-gb Confidential's latest newsletter from Africa ConfidentialLatest newsletter from Africa Confidential | Motorcade, treason and plot, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTPresident Lungu's actions in imprisoning the opposition leader are viewed with growing amazement and alarmZambia589 | To sue or to schmooze, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTMinisters are torn between demanding cash from a mining giant accused of fraud and maintaining a cosy relationshipZambia589 Africa | Mr Gigabyte's baptism of fire, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe new Finance Minister swings through New York and Washington trying to give an impression of business as usualSouth Africa589 | A meandering audit trail, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe much-anticipated report on the secret loans is due out amid doubts about how much it will – or can – reveal Mozambique589 | Bongo's fund embrace, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTOil can no longer cover up the cracks in the economy. The IMF is being urged to demand an end to the elite's profligacyGabon589 States | Africa | Finding Africa on K Street, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTAC surveys some of the African governments spending big on political lobbyists to polish their images in Washington DCUnited StatesAfrica589 African Republic | Concealing disappointment, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTProgress towards peace has slowed sharply in the past year. Donors are being optimistic in the hope their fears won't be realisedCentral African Republic589 Bissau | Vaz clings to power, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe President is ignoring the constitutional requirement to call elections and Parliament is deadlockedGuinea Bissau589 | Corruption climate warming, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTA cabinet reshuffle is intended to restore the government's image but Hery has an uphill task before the coming electionMadagascar589