Topic: Francis Kornegay
Cape Verde's former president Pedro Pires won the $5 million Ibrahim Prize for good governance both for how he eased his nation's indebtedness, and for his willingness to step down from power.
10/11/2011 03:54 pm
The African Union may be frustrated that the Western powers didn't give their Libya mediation efforts a chance, but analysts say the AU's refusal to join today's international meeting in London limits Africa's influence.
03/29/2011 04:02 pm
Chinese investments and influence in Africa increase as the government ties state aid to investment projects and is willing to sell arms to countries like Zimbabwe. Some African leaders credit China for being willing to invest where the West will not out of human rights concerns.
10/30/2009 01:00 am
South Africa's president was ousted by his own party this weekend.
09/22/2008 01:00 am
Even in Africa, pressure is mounting for Thabo Mbeki to increase pressure on Zimbabwe's president.
07/01/2008 01:00 am
Peace in Africa hinges on regional integration.
03/07/2008 12:00 am
Mr. Bush has been generally well-received so far on his five-country trip to Africa.
02/19/2008 12:00 am
The country's two political rivals agreed to help ease distribution of humanitarian aid, but not to a power-sharing government.
02/08/2008 12:00 am