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.comCongo-Kinshasa | Zambia | The China pricehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12741/The_China_priceFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTFacing corruption probes and resource nationalism, Western mining companies are quitting the CopperbeltCongo-Kinshasa, Zambia6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12741/The_China_pricehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comZimbabwe | Mourning and machinationshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12740/Mourning_and_machinationsFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTThe economic collapse overshadows the death of Mugabe, but it still presents opportunities for elite manoeuvringsZimbabwe6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12740/Mourning_and_machinationshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comZimbabwe | Cash at the generals' commandhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12739/Cash_at_the_generals%27_commandFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTIMF-inspired austerity may cause distress but it is not allowed to affect the flow of cash from the Command Agriculture programme to regime figuresZimbabwe6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12739/Cash_at_the_generals%27_commandhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comTanzania | Bridge over troubled financehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12742/Bridge_over_troubled_financeFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTInfrastructure development under President John Magufuli is haphazard and expensiveTanzania6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12742/Bridge_over_troubled_financehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comKenya | Spending on the hoofhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12743/Spending_on_the_hoofFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTPresident Kenyatta wants to buy his way to a legacy. Sceptics say the economic outlook does not support this largesseKenya6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12743/Spending_on_the_hoofhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comKenya | Somalia | Jubaland row heats up oil tiffhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12744/Jubaland_row_heats_up_oil_tiffFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTTensions between Kenya and Somalia are rising fast over a dispute about politics and money in a Somali provinceKenya, Somalia6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12744/Jubaland_row_heats_up_oil_tiffhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comMozambique | Frelimo squares the votehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12745/Frelimo_squares_the_voteFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTHappenstance as well as outright vote manipulation is boosting the ruling party’s general election campaignMozambique6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12745/Frelimo_squares_the_votehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | The oil clean-up that didn't?https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12746/The_oil_clean-up_that_didn%27tFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTThe efforts to repair environmental damage to the oil-producing Niger Delta lack ambition and urgencyNigeria6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12746/The_oil_clean-up_that_didn%27thttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comZimbabwe | Obituary | Yes, we loved him oncehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12738/Yes%2c_we_loved_him_onceFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTObituary: Robert Gabriel Mugabe, 21 February 1924-6 September 2019 – By Wilf Mbanga ZimbabweObituary6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12738/Yes%2c_we_loved_him_oncehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSouth Africa | Ramaphosa, right and lefthttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12737/Ramaphosa%2c_right_and_leftFri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 GMTThe government needs support on the left to sell neo-liberal reforms to the public, including drastic action on EskomSouth Africa6018https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12737/Ramaphosa%2c_right_and_lefthttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.com