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French Hegemony in Sub-Saharan Africa

Exiting French Hegemony in Sub-Saharan Africa The Strategy of “Brachiation”

On October 8, 2021, a France-Africa summit was held in Montpelier in an unprecedented format that brought about a renewal of discussions between the...
Cameroon Welcomes Emmanuel Macron: A Visit Amid Multidimensional Challenges

Cameroon Welcomes Emmanuel Macron: A Visit Amid Multidimensional Challenges

The press conference given by President Biya and President Macron gave an insight into the content of their one-on-one exchanges. Many points of convergence emerged on subjects relating to bilateral cooperation and international current affairs.
US, Chinese and Russian Interests in Africa

Critical Highlights of the U.S. Strategy Toward Sub-Saharan Africa in the Face of...

According to the U.S., there is a need to strengthen ties with sub-Saharan Africa in order to advance the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and to create economic opportunities for both continents.

U.S. Re-Ignites Relations With Africa: What Stakes?

Prior to the U.S.-Africa summit, relations were reportedly strained between both regions under the Trump-led era, (IV) further setting a complex precedence for the Biden-led administration.

The Ukraine-Russia War on Peace and Security Challenges in Africa

Introduction It is the responsibility of every nation-state to assure the security of its people and it is fundamental and constitutionally right to make...

Renewed U.S. -Africa relations: Beyond AGOA, What Can Cameroon Gain?

Contextual Background Since the Covid-19 pandemic, several states have, in the majority, been forced to re-strategize their priorities to leverage on economic challenges further exacerbated...

Role and Relevance of the Youth in Policy-making and Governance: India, Africa and G-20

G-20 Presidency, 2023 India’s assumption of G-20 presidency for the on-going year is the one pivotal episode that offers myriad opportunities and variety of challenges...

Expanded BRICS and Geoeconomic Implications for Africa

The BRICS bloc of leading emerging economies made a major decision in expanding its reach and influence by announcing that six more countries —...

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Of Power, Privilege, and Gender: Men need to Reflect on their Unearned Advantages in...

At the root of this essay is the question of male power and privilege. Power is a social construction that does not name itself...

The role of think tanks in strengthening democratic institutions in Central Africa

The idea that rulers are required to think highly in their public affairs management strategy dates back to Plato since ancient Greece. He also...

The Failure of Large-Scale Land Acquisition in the Land Governance in Cameroon

INTRODUCTION​ Land policies are of crucial importance in the development strategies of States because they deal with essential issues: the definition of property rights over...

Insecurity and poverty: How can we put an end to this ‘fertile couple’ in...

Central Africa is one of the regions most affected by insecurity in the world. Insecurity manifests itself in a number of ways, the most...

Increasing access to cancer therapies: A window of hope for overcoming the disease in...

Introduction The increasing burden of cancer in Africa has become a significant public health concern, with the region experiencing a growing crisis in cancer incidence...

Matters arising from the lack of comprehensive sexuality education in Africa

Introduction Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) remains a sensitive topic in most parts of the world as parents, teachers, religious leaders, politicians and human rights defenders...