Latest newsletter from Africa Confidentialen-gb Confidential's latest newsletter from Africa ConfidentialLatest newsletter from Africa Confidential | The crocodile snaps back, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTAlong with the early morning mist, a mood of quiet elation enveloped Harare as news spread that President Mugabe was under house arrest Zimbabwe5823 | Unpacking Raila's resistance, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTAs the country simmers after its election re-run, churchmen take to diplomacy – and politicians to the street and social mediaKenya5823 | Counting on the counties, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTHopes are high that however dangerous national politics may be, regional government will reduce ethnic and economic tensionKenya5823 Africa | The race gets uglier, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe African National Congress is at risk of breaking apart under the strain of factional fightingSouth Africa5823 | Buhari opens the war chest, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTAnnouncing the country's biggest-ever budget last week, the President looks ready for a re-election campaignNigeria5823 | Militants turn the screw, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTSecessionists and Delta rebels are gaining support as Abuja and the oil giants fail to answer for lingering effects of the oil curseNigeria5823 | Africa | Macron ponders Africa play, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTPresident Macron is set to expound a vision for France's ties with Africa ahead of the Europe-Africa summit in AbidjanFranceAfrica5823 | Buried in the wreckage, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe 14 October bomb is still causing aftershocks, exposing fault lines in the government's approach and a lack of political purpose  Somalia5823 | Mugabe drops the crocodile, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe sacking of the regime's veteran enforcer Emmerson Mnangagwa from the vice presidency has started the endgameZimbabwe5823 | Aid | Whose aid is it anyway?, 17 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMTBritain is leading the charge to redefine aid to include spending on the military and migration controls as well as subsidies to businessDevelopment, Aid5823