Q&A | Security, stability and violent extremism across Africa
Countering violent extremism in Africa requires strategic patience, a long-term commitment and an integrated campaign involving a variety of international partners, says United States Special Operations Commander, Rear Admiral Jamie Sands.
EU, Nigeria strengthen ties to tackle threat in Gulf of Guinea
The European Union has expressed determination to partner with Nigeria to tackle maritime threats such as armed robbery at sea, and kidnappings of sea fearers, among others, in the Gulf of Guinea.
Women must be at the centre of Africa’s transformative free trade area
As we celebrate Women’s Day this March, the Permanent Representative of South Africa to the UN Ambassador Mathu Joyini (Photo above) says Africa needs to be deliberate in creating opportunities for women.