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.comSouth Africa | Magashule overplays his handhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13389/Magashule_overplays_his_handThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTAfter sidelining his main rival, President Ramaphosa has to take tough decisions on state companies, energy policy and jobsSouth Africa6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13389/Magashule_overplays_his_handhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comAfrica | Health | Covid-19 | Fatigue may be fatalhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13390/Fatigue_may_be_fatalThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTAfrica's health ministers watch with alarm the disastrous fatality rate as the second wave of the virus rips across IndiaAfrica, Health, Covid-196210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13390/Fatigue_may_be_fatalhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | A country at war with itselfhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13391/A_country_at_war_with_itselfThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTPolitical disputes between the federal and state governments are making the security crisis more intractableNigeria6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13391/A_country_at_war_with_itselfhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comNigeria | The northern nexushttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13399/The_northern_nexusThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTAs the security emergency spreads across the core northern states, insurgents and bandits are devastating an already weakened regional economyNigeria6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13399/The_northern_nexushttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comGhana | Ofori-Atta promises a reboundhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13392/Ofori-Atta_promises_a_reboundThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTAs public anger mounts about prices, jobs and graft, the Finance Minister insists the economic recovery is comingGhana6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13392/Ofori-Atta_promises_a_reboundhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSudan | Transition under pressure https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13393/Transition_under_pressure_Thu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTPrime Minister Hamdok is headed to Paris to negotiate a mammoth debt relief deal as economic hardship threatens stabilitySudan6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13393/Transition_under_pressure_https://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comFrance | Africa | Emmanuel l'Africain IIhttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13394/Emmanuel_l%27Africain_IIThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTWith two upcoming summits, President Macron is trying once more to reset his country’s relationship with AfricaFranceAfrica6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13394/Emmanuel_l%27Africain_IIhttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comSomalia | Edging Farmajo towards the exithttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13388/Edging_Farmajo_towards_the_exitThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTBelated foreign pressure persuaded President Mohamed 'Farmajo' to step back from the brink, now mediation and talks might help end the turmoilSomalia6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13388/Edging_Farmajo_towards_the_exithttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.comCabo Verde | United States | Businessman Saab caught in Venezuela sanctions traphttps://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13381/Businessman_Saab_caught_in_Venezuela_sanctions_trapThu, 13 May 2021 00:00:00 GMTAn ally of Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro remains under house arrest as he tries all legal and diplomatic routes to avoid extradition to the United StatesCabo Verde, United States6210https://www.africa-confidential.com/article/id/13381/Businessman_Saab_caught_in_Venezuela_sanctions_traphttps://www.africa-confidential.comhttps://www.africa-confidential.com