Live from the Woods: DR Congo must reject power sharing calls

There are already suggestions for a power-sharing deal in the Democratic Republic of Congo after the controversial December 30 poll. But much as an inclusive government is seen as a post-election conflict management mechanism, it has only succeeded in producing a second-hand democracy in Africa. Since the start of multiparty democracy in Africa in the […]

Sacked Zimbabwean Veep to ‘take-over from Mugabe’

Dismissed Zimbabwean Vice-President, Emmerson Mnangagwa may be sworn in as the interim leader of the country after his brief exile, sources say. He reportedly arrived at Manyame Air Force Base in Harare Wednesday to take control of the government, African News Agency quoted a source as saying. Another source says Mr Mnangagwa will be announced […]