Latest newsletter from Africa Confidentialen-gbhttps://www.africa-confidential.comAfrica Confidential's latest newsletter from Africa ConfidentialLatest newsletter from Africa Confidentialhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/images/logo_small.gifhttps://www.africa-confidential.comZambia | Default hits election planhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13088/Default_hits_election_planThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe de facto default on Eurobond payments is getting in the way of a plan by the ruling party to create a slush fund for its next election campaignZambia6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13088/Default_hits_election_planhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comMozambique | Surge of the insurgentshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13089/Surge_of_the_insurgentsThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe government has done nothing to dislodge Islamist guerrillas who have held a coastal district capital for over five weeksMozambique6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13089/Surge_of_the_insurgentshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSouth Africa | For sale: one used war machinehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13090/For_sale_one_used_war_machineThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTLocal and international buyers are circling the debt-crippled and state-owned Denel as it is forced to sell its assets to stay afloatSouth Africa6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13090/For_sale_one_used_war_machinehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | Buhari goes to the markethttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13091/Buhari_goes_to_the_marketThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe pandemic has forced the government to end subsidies and move towards cost-reflective electricity pricing – and risk the falloutNigeria6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13091/Buhari_goes_to_the_markethttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | Edo's not so merry-go-roundhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13092/Edo%27s_not_so_merry-go-roundThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe opposition PDP claims its success in a fiercely contested governorship poll will relaunch it for the next national electionsNigeria6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13092/Edo%27s_not_so_merry-go-roundhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comKenya | Keeping up with the Kenyattashttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13093/Keeping_up_with_the_KenyattasThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTAs they take the field, the battle between the President and his deputy is testing the limits of ethnic politicsKenya6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13093/Keeping_up_with_the_Kenyattashttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSierra Leone | Strife hampers Bio's reformshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13087/Strife_hampers_Bio%27s_reformsThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe government's reforming zeal on education and administration is far from healing wider social divisionsSierra Leone6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13087/Strife_hampers_Bio%27s_reformshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comUganda | Watering down the winehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13086/Watering_down_the_wineThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe failure of oppositionists Bobi Wine and Kizza Besigye to agree an alliance boosts President Museveni's electoral chancesUganda6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13086/Watering_down_the_winehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comTanzania | A government walkoverhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13085/A_government_walkoverThu, 24 Sep 2020 00:00:00 GMTYears of restrictions and violence against the opposition makes President Magufuli a shoo-in for re-election in OctoberTanzania6119https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13085/A_government_walkoverhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.com