Tag Archives: African Union

Algerians Hold The Largest Anti-Bouteflika Demonstration

Is this the last cusp of freedom for Algerians, or does Bouteflika have one last play? Thousands of Algerians gathered in the capital to demand the immediate resignation of President, despite him dropping his bid for a fifth term. On March 11th, the President announced that he would no longer be returning for the fifth term. But it appears his

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Why President Sisi’s AU Chairmanship is a mockery of democracy in Africa

Egypt’s President, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has been elected chairman of the African Union at the continental body’s summit in Ethiopia. African Union chairmanship is given to the leader of a country every year through elections. Even though they do not have great authority, being elected as term chairman of the AU has symbolic value and by all means the character

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