sub-Saharan Africa

The objectives of the US military presence in Africa are well documented: counter Chinese influence and control strategic locations and natural resources including oil reserves. This was confirmed more than 8 years ago by the US State Department

Somalia has been the focus of oil and natural gas exploration. This coupled with its geographically strategic location on the Indian Ocean and near the Gulf of Aden, which is one of the most lucrative shipping lanes in the world,

During an era when Europe had only two universities, the Moors had seventeen. The founders of Oxford University were inspired to form the institution after visiting universities in Spain.
Women were in the forefront of the movement for national liberation in Ghana, then known as the Gold Coast prior to 1957. The early efforts of Nkrumah sought the full participation of women in the initial phases of organizing with the United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC)
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Boxing and Pan-Africanism: Kwame Nkrumah Meets Roy Ankrah By Adeyinka Makinde, February 12, 2019
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Video: Call for Sanctions to be Lifted Against Zimbabwe By ZANU PF UK, February 05, 2019
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In Zimbabwe, Capitalist Crisis + Ultra-neoliberal Policy = “Mugabesque” Authoritarianism By Prof. Patrick Bond, February 03, 2019
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Regime Change in Africa. Rival Rumblings In West and Central Africa By Andrew Korybko, January 29, 2019
The Trump Administration’s Africa Policy By Abayomi Azikiwe, January 25, 2019
Kagame’s Sponsors Avert Their Eyes While Repression Continues in Rwanda By Justin Bahunga and The Taylor Report, January 24, 2019
Video: The “Great Game” of Military Bases in Africa By Manlio Dinucci, January 18, 2019
Al Shabaab Terror Attacks on Kenya. Geopolitical Implications By Andrew Korybko, January 17, 2019
The Fall of Biafra. Landmark in Nigerian History By Adeyinka Makinde, January 15, 2019
Gabon and Coup Mania By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 09, 2019
AFRICOM Complicity in Gabon Coup Attempt? Trump Orders Deployment of 80 Military Personnel to Gabon By Andrew Korybko, January 07, 2019
Liberté, Égalité, Impérialisme! Vive la France in Black Africa! By Ann Garrison, January 03, 2019
Africa in Review 2018: Imperialist Militarism and the Quest for Reconstruction By Abayomi Azikiwe, January 02, 2019
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The History of Pan-Africanism and National Liberation By Abayomi Azikiwe, December 28, 2018
Sudan Might be the Next Geopolitical Victim of the New Cold War By Andrew Korybko, December 26, 2018
South Sudan’s Civil War: Violence, Insurgency and Failed Peacemaking By John Young, December 22, 2018
Illegal Land Grab and Human Rights Abuses in the Congo By Survival International, December 22, 2018
Black Internationalists: It’s About Time for the U.S. to Exit Syria and Afghanistan By Black Alliance for Peace, December 22, 2018
Socialism at the Forefront of South Africa’s New Political Party By Palesa Dlamini, December 20, 2018
Crimes Against Humanity: The British Empire By Paul Gregoire, December 20, 2018
Madagascar: Electoral Threat to Biodiversity By Dr Peter H. Raven, December 19, 2018
South Africa Searches for a “Financial Parachute”, A $170 Billion Foreign Debt Cliff Looms. IMF “Economic Medicine” By Prof. Patrick Bond, December 18, 2018
Trump’s “Prosper Africa” Strategy Is an Admission of Defeat But Also a Wily Trap By Andrew Korybko, December 15, 2018
Trans-African Railways: Russia’s Expertise Could Reshape African Geopolitics By Andrew Korybko, December 13, 2018
ANC Prepares for Upcoming Elections in South Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, December 13, 2018
Tanzania Orders Destruction of Monsanto / Gates’ GM Trials Due to Illegal Use for Pro-GM Propaganda By African Centre for Biodiversity, December 02, 2018
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At Least 1 Million Bees Found Dead in Cape Town By Lorraine Chow, November 29, 2018
The Canadian Missionary Connection to Tanzania’s Homophobia By Yves Engler, November 25, 2018
Amplifying Western Disinformation on Rwanda By Ann Garrison, November 20, 2018
The US “Leading From Behind” in Africa Lets Russia “Lead From the Front” By Andrew Korybko, November 16, 2018
BRICS: A Future in Limbo? By Peter Koenig, November 11, 2018
BRICS and the Future of Multilateralism By Beenish Sultan and Andrew Korybko, November 11, 2018
Why Cash and Connections Remain Somalia’s Most Popular Currencies By Abukar Arman, November 09, 2018
Universal Healthcare in Africa Is a Necessity for Genuine Development By Abayomi Azikiwe, November 07, 2018
“Without Our Forest, We Have No Life, We Disappear”: Cameroon’s Baka Community By Jean-Jacques, November 02, 2018
As Dictator Kagame Unmasked, It Is Time to Reveal the Canadian Connection By Yves Engler, October 26, 2018
Top Secret: Rwanda War Crimes Cover-Up By Christopher Black, October 23, 2018
Why Are French Forces in Madagascar? By Engin Ozer, October 22, 2018
Congo in the Abyss By Ann Garrison, October 22, 2018
Burkina Faso
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Yves Engler
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Sahara-desert
Trump’s Sub-Saharan Border Wall Proposal and the Migrant Crisis By Andrew Korybko, October 04, 2018
“U.S. Out of Africa!”: Black Alliance for Peace Calls on U.S. Government to Shut Down U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) By Black Alliance for Peace, October 03, 2018
Grand Renaissance Dam
Ethiopia Saudi Arabia Relations: Geopolitical and Economic Alignments, Will Ethiopia Become a Member of the GCC+ By Andrew Korybko, September 29, 2018
Asharq Al-Awsat
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Uganda: Profiling US Meddling Across Africa By Tony Cartalucci, September 24, 2018
ZANU-PF
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Two African Heroes Leave Prison in Rwanda By Ann Garrison, September 20, 2018
Ethiopia
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US
The US: The Century of Lost Wars By Prof. James Petras, September 12, 2018
Russia’s Pivoting to the Horn of Africa and the Red Sea via Eritrea and the UAE By Andrew Korybko, September 11, 2018
Ethiopia
Ethiopia: A Case Study in Take-Over by Western Interests By Peter Koenig, September 11, 2018
Controversy Regarding China’s Investments in Africa By Andrew Korybko, September 06, 2018
The “Security Crisis” in Cameroon Aims to Destabilize the West-Central African CPEC By Andrew Korybko, September 04, 2018
US Military Presence in Africa: All Over Continent and Still Expanding By Arkady Savitsky, August 31, 2018
Ivory Coast Grants Amnesty to 800 People as Elections Approach By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 29, 2018
Quick America – Take Over Africa Before China Does! By Phil Butler, August 27, 2018
European Holocaust Had Roots in Africa, Now Namibia Is Suing Germany By Andre Vltchek, August 23, 2018
Stabilizing Ethiopia’s Somali Region Is a Step Towards a National Renaissance By Andrew Korybko, August 22, 2018
A Baobab Has Fallen: Remembering Samir Amin By Issa Shivji, August 21, 2018
The Search for an Elusive Peace in the Horn of Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 16, 2018
South Africa: The Working Class Movement Must be Independent By South African Federation of Trade Unions, August 06, 2018
The Geopolitics of Water in the Nile River Basin By Prof. Majeed A. Rahman, August 04, 2018
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Russia’s Naval Strategy in the Indian Ocean By Andrew Korybko, August 02, 2018
BRICS Summit Held in South Africa While U.S. Trade War Escalates By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 02, 2018
Rwandan Dictator Paul Kagame’s Paranoia Strikes Deep By Ann Garrison, August 02, 2018
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BRICS Bank Fails to Live Up to Hype By Thulebona Mhlanga, July 26, 2018
The BRICS Summit. A Multipolar World Order? What’s Russia’s Role? By Andrew Korybko, July 24, 2018
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“En Même Temps”: Emmanuel Macron Visits Musician Activist Fela Kuti’s Shrine in Nigeria By Adeyinka Makinde, July 05, 2018