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.comEthiopia | Citadel falls but the war goes onhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13154/Citadel_falls_but_the_war_goes_onThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTTigray leaders vow guerrilla war against the Federal government as they withdraw to the hillsEthiopia6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13154/Citadel_falls_but_the_war_goes_onhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comEthiopia | War resets the regionhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13155/War_resets_the_regionThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe Federal government’s war with Tigray upsets geopolitics throughout the Horn, and puts Eritrea centre-stageEthiopia6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13155/War_resets_the_regionhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comGhana | Akufo-Addo keeps his leadhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13156/Akufo-Addo_keeps_his_leadThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe President is more popular than the governing NPP, which could still lose its majority in parliamentGhana6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13156/Akufo-Addo_keeps_his_leadhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | Protest, what protest?https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13157/Protest%2c_what_protestThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTOfficial denials over the Lekki shootings fail to stand up against the mounting evidence, while activists are targeted in a clampdownNigeria6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13157/Protest%2c_what_protesthttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comBurkina Faso | Not so Roch solidhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13158/Not_so_Roch_solidThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTPresident Kaboré has secured another term but many doubt the security forces’ ability to contain the jihadist insurgentsBurkina Faso6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13158/Not_so_Roch_solidhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comEuropean Union | Africa | An uncivil unionhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13159/An_uncivil_unionThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe EU and the AU are pressing ahead with plans for a 'strategic partnership' but the rhetoric masks serious disagreementsEuropean Union, Africa6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13159/An_uncivil_unionhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comUganda | Museveni falls back on forcehttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13160/Museveni_falls_back_on_forceThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe President seems to have run out of subtle tactics for dealing with Bobi Wine’s electoral threat and is resorting to brute forceUganda6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13160/Museveni_falls_back_on_forcehttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comKenya | International Criminal Court | The Hague’s unexpected guesthttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13161/The_Hague%e2%80%99s_unexpected_guestThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTWhat lies behind the arrival of Paul Gicheru at the ICC after years defying an arrest warrant for alleged witness-tampering?KenyaInternational Criminal Court6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13161/The_Hague%e2%80%99s_unexpected_guesthttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comCongo-Kinshasa | Tshisekedi’s moment of truthhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13162/Tshisekedi%e2%80%99s_moment_of_truthThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe President faces a fork in the road, after national consultations aimed at breaking a tense impasse with his predecessor fizzle outCongo-Kinshasa6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13162/Tshisekedi%e2%80%99s_moment_of_truthhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comCôte d'Ivoire | Echoes of the dark dayshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13153/Echoes_of_the_dark_daysThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTThe president's re-election has revived some of the deadly rivalries of the civil war era. His opponents say that his gestures towards reconciliation lack convictionCôte d'Ivoire6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13153/Echoes_of_the_dark_dayshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSouth Sudan | Economy running on fumeshttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13152/Economy_running_on_fumesThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTTumbling oil revenues have severely dented government finances, as debts mount and donors baulk at picking up the billSouth Sudan6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13152/Economy_running_on_fumeshttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comZambia | Creditors fume as the beat goes onhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13151/Creditors_fume_as_the_beat_goes_onThu, 3 Dec 2020 00:00:00 GMTAfter the default, the bondholders and Chinese creditors are jostling for priority but secrecy and local politics are blocking a credible solutionZambia6124https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13151/Creditors_fume_as_the_beat_goes_onhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.com