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We are about democracy, human rights, public opinion, political behavior, civil rights and policy aimed at improving the human condition, with a focus on African countries.

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South African President Jacob Zuma survives no-confidence vote by Parliament

PRETORIA, South Africa — South African President Jacob Zuma survived a parliamentary vote Tuesday that could have pushed him from office, hanging on to sufficient backing within his African National

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President Buhari Promises To Resign If He Fails To Recover Soon

President Muhammadu Buhari has given a timeline that he may resign by a specific time if he doesn’t recover from his undisclosed illness. Buhari left Nigeria for London on May

Boko Haram militants kill at least 30 fishermen in northeast Nigeria: governor

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) – Boko Haram militants killed at least 30 fishermen in raids on communities around Lake Chad in northeastern Nigeria, the governor of Borno state, residents and military

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South Africa will be better off if the vote to oust Zuma proves to be a damp squib

Relying on one event to change a country usually ends in tears – particularly when you pin so much on it that you endanger your future. The event on which

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South Africa takes steps to adjust copyright law to the digital age

South Africa’s Parliament is debating the 2017 Copyright Amendment Bill which is aimed at aligning the country’s laws with the digital age. I, as well as other experts and civil

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Credit card fraud: what you need to know

If you are the owner of a credit or a debit card, there is a non-negligible chance that you may be subject to fraud, like millions of other people around

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Deputy minister Mdu Manana admits to slapping woman in club altercation

Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana has admitted to slapping a woman in a club in Fourways‚ in the north of Johannesburg. In a recording obtained by

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South African business must own up to its part in the corruption scandals

South Africa is reeling from a string of scandals involving state owned enterprises and the Guptas, a family with close ties to President Jacob Zuma. A trove of recently leaked

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Protesters take to the streets ahead of Zuma no confidence vote

CAPE TOWN – Tens of thousands of people are expected to descend on Cape Town to join several protests on Monday and Tuesday. This comes during the debate and the

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South Africa should consider help from the IMF to fix its economy

The prognosis that the South African economy is in dire straits is pretty obvious even to the untrained eye. The solution to the country’s present predicament is also pretty much