I just discovered Chri’s Blog on Madagascar and other Africa-related issues.
For those with a flavor of finance and capital markets and the political economy of development be sure to read Frontier Markets.
Germany is on the hunt for the UN security council seat in Africa.
And lastly, Justice – Uganda style:
Vice president upsets the president during tenure, president fires vice after election. Former vice gets accused of corruption. President declares former vice innocent, but leaves the matter up to the “independent” Inspectorate of Government. Here’s a quote from the president:
“What I know is that there was a power struggle between Bukenya and some businessmen but I found no merit in the case. But since the Inspectorate of Government is an independent body, let them investigate thoroughly.”