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Ethiopia’s War Driven by a Dejected Tigray Regional Power Elite

Many commentators have characterized the Ethiopia-Tigray War as a tribal warfare. They maintain that the Ethiopian Federal Government is waging a war against the...
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Africa’s Boom and Bust Cycle Threatens Three Decades of Relative Peace and Prosperity

Africa has enjoyed relative peace and prosperity during the past three decades in sharp contrast to the 1980s known as the ‘lost decade.’ From...
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US Middle East Policy Under a Biden Administration: Beyond transactionalism?

The US President-elect Joe Biden during his campaign laid a lot of emphasis on the need for dialogue and engagement for resolving complex geopolitical...
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Rwanda Sought to Create Prosperity on Conference Tourism — Covid-19 Wrecked the Delusion

Rwanda received two sets of bad news in August-October 2020. First, Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) downgraded the country’s economic outlook from stable to negative....
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Indo-Iranian Economic Ties and the US Factor

The Bilateral relationship between New Delhi and Iran witnessed a steady deterioration after India had ended the purchase of oil from Iran in 2019....
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Nigeria Becomes Africa’s Leader in an Additional Sense — Power of Young People

In October 2020, the young people of Nigeria decided they had enough of governmental arrogance, violence and bad governance. Hundreds of thousands of them...
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Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni Makes Roads Not War

Uganda President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni surprised his admirers and critics alike in his speech celebrating his country’s 58th independence anniversary on Oct. 9, 2020....
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Cradle With Guns: Juvenile Piracy in Somalia Needs Attention

Youssef. M, an eighteen-year-old facing trial in Germany, revealed that he earned $2-3 per day as a night watchman. In 2010,  he was offered...
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African Leaders Must Account for $89 Billion Stolen Annually Under Their Watch

The UN has published a dark report on how Africa is robbed of billions of dollars by multinational companies from the developed north. We...