Sacrificial Lamb. Phantom blogger teases Zim politicians
Police in Zimbabwe have arrested a top editor suspected of being the mystery blogger who seriously embarrassed Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front (Zanu-PF) during the elections – but he denies all charges.
The Baba Jukwa affair – “Baba Jukwa” being the pseudonym of the anonymous blogger who tweaked the tails of Zanu-PF leaders during last year’s election campaign – is taking a more sombre turn.
Personal security trumps food security at AU summit
Africa’s leaders are more concerned about their own security, than about food security.
The massacres in northern Kenya reinforced concern about a belt of worsening instability across the middle of Africa and the lack of effective forces to stop it.