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.comZimbabwe | Trafigura in a tug-of-warhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12473/Trafigura_in_a_tug-of-warFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTAt the heart of ructions in the ruling party is a battle to control the country’s fuel suppliesZimbabwe5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12473/Trafigura_in_a_tug-of-warhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSouth Africa | Cyril’s new business planhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12474/Cyril%e2%80%99s_new_business_planFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTAfter bolstering his political base, President Ramaphosa and his new finance minister are wooing the companiesSouth Africa5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12474/Cyril%e2%80%99s_new_business_planhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comZambia | Debts and denialshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12475/Debts_and_denialsFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTThe Auditor-General documents widespread irregularities while the armed forces defend the purchase of expensive private jetsZambia5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12475/Debts_and_denialshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | South Africa | The Brexit connectionhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12476/The_Brexit_connectionFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTAfrican politicians and business people are getting drawn into the shenanigans surrounding Britain’s exit from the European UnionNigeria, South Africa5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12476/The_Brexit_connectionhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSomalia | United States | US strikes, Shabaab gainshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12477/US_strikes%2c_Shabaab_gainsFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTUS operations increase but the Islamists are showing resilience. The government is trying to manage expectationsSomalia, United States5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12477/US_strikes%2c_Shabaab_gainshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comCameroon | Biya’s hollow victoryhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12479/Biya%e2%80%99s_hollow_victoryFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTThe country is not safer, more stable or any clearer about the succession despite an apparently decisive election victoryCameroon5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12479/Biya%e2%80%99s_hollow_victoryhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comLiberia | Weah awash in scandalhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12480/Weah_awash_in_scandalFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTThe new President’s promises to tackle graft and promote Liberian companies are already wearing thinLiberia5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12480/Weah_awash_in_scandalhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comMadagascar | Big men bid high for the top jobhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12472/Big_men_bid_high_for_the_top_jobFri, 9 Nov 2018 00:00:00 GMTThree ex-presidents are sparing no expense wooing some of the poorest voters in Africa. There’s a wide field, but not much choiceMadagascar5922https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/12472/Big_men_bid_high_for_the_top_jobhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.com