The East And Horn Of Africa Soap Opera: Buckle Up For The Continent’s Most Headache-Inducing Political Dramas

If you are a foreign minister in the broader East African political region, you probably don’t get much sleep and can’t afford to switch your cellphone off

Guns, ‘Foreign’ Armies, And East Africa’s New Long Security Wall (What South Sudan Tells Us)

DAYS AHEAD OF THE SIGNING OF A TRUCE by the warring South Sudan parties in Addis Ababa last Thursday evening (January 23, 2014), Sudan (Khartoum) and Ethiopia criticised Uganda’s role in the crisis. It all started late December. As the East and Horn of Africa grouping, the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) met to find a solution to the South …