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Sanusi Lamido Sanusi: “These people feel thereisnofuture”

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• NGOs: Is foreignassistanceablessing or curse? • Mauritius: Newlifeafter taxonslaught • New STAR: The Steinhoffshuffle

N° 95•NOVEMBER2017

“ I ’ i f Winnie

“It ’s time forachange” Former first lady Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says Zuma has led ANC to its lowest point

JEUNE AFRIQUEMEDIA GROUP

INTERNATIONAL EDITION

Algeria 550 DA•Belgium €5.90•Canada CA$ 7.95•DRCongo US$9• Denmark 60 DK•DOM8€•Ethiopia 90 Birr•France €5.90•Germany €5.90•Ghana GH¢ 10•Italy€5.90•KenyaKES 410•Morocco 40 DH•Netherlands €5.90•Nigeria 800NGN•Norway NK 70•Portugal €5.90•Rwanda RWF 6,000•Sierra Leone LE 15,000•South Africa R40(tax incl.)•Spain €5.90•SwedenSEK 70•Switzerland 9.90 FS Tanzania TZS 10,000•Tunisia 5.4 DT•Uganda UGX 10,000• UK £4.50•United States US$ 6.95 • Zambia 48 ZMW•Zimbabwe US$4• CFA Countries 3,500FCFA•EuroZone €5.90

WinnieMadikizelaMandela: “It’stime fora change”

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• Kenya: Odinga playsthe long game • Mauritius: Newlifeafter taxonslaught • Nigeria: LamidoSanusi,the king in the north

N° 95•NOVEMBER2017

NGOs

Africa wants to break free

Blessing or curse? The bitter debate over foreign assistance

JEUNE AFRIQUEMEDIA GROUP

EAST AFRICA EDITION

Algeria 550 DA•Belgium €5.90•Canada CA$ 7.95•DRCongo US$9• Denmark 60 DK•DOM8€•Ethiopia 90 Birr•France €5.90•Germany €5.90•Ghana GH¢ 10•Italy€5.90•KenyaKES 410•Morocco 40 DH•Netherlands €5.90•Nigeria 800NGN•Norway NK 70•Portugal €5.90•Rwanda RWF 6,000•Sierra Leone LE 15,000•South Africa R40(taxincl.)•Spain €5.90•SwedenSEK 70•Switzerland 9.90 FS Tanzania TZS 10,000•Tunisia 5.4 DT•Uganda UGX 10,000•UK£4.50•United States US$ 6.95 • Zambia 48 ZMW•Zimbabwe US$4• CFA Countries 3,500FCFA•EuroZone €5.90

Winnie MadikizelaMandela: “It’stime fora change”

www.theafricareport.com

• Kenya: Odinga playsthe long game • Mauritius: Newlifeafter taxonslaught • NGOs: Foreignassistance,blessing or curse?

N° 95•NOVEMBER2017

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi

“These people feel there is no future”

TheEmir of Kano seeksanorthern renaissance

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WESTAFRICA EDITION

Algeria 550 DA•Belgium €5.90•Canada CA$ 7.95•DRCongo US$9• Denmark 60 DK•DOM8€•Ethiopia 90 Birr•France €5.90•Germany €5.90•Ghana GH¢ 10•Italy€5.90•KenyaKES 410•Morocco 40 DH•Netherlands €5.90•Nigeria 800NGN•Norway NK 70•Portugal €5.90•Rwanda RWF 6,000•Sierra Leone LE 15,000•South Africa R40(taxincl.)•Spain €5.90•SwedenSEK 70•Switzerland 9.90 FS Tanzania TZS 10,000•Tunisia 5.4 DT•Uganda UGX 10,000•UK£4.50•United States US$ 6.95 • Zambia 48 ZMW•Zimbabwe US$4• CFA Countries 3,500FCFA•EuroZone €5.90

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Revolutionary justice 08 LETTERS 10 THEQUESTION

BRIEFING 12 SIGNPOSTS 14 PEOPLE

Winnie Kiiza, leader of the opposition in parliament, Uganda 16 INTERNATIONAL 18 CALENDAR 20 OPINION

ElnathanJohn, author of BornonaTuesday,Nigeria

FRONTLINE 24 NGOs

Blessing or curse? Thedebateoverthe role of non-governmental organisationsindevelopment, humanitarianand civilsociety is raging across thecontinent

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POLITICS 30 INTERVIEW

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, former firstlady, SouthAfrica Theactivist andpolitician speaksonthe rise of racism inthe countryand corruption in theruling ANCparty 36 INTERVIEW

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II, EmirofKano, Nigeria 40 KENYA

Cruisingforacrisis 45 ANANSI

Magufuli’spinch

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COUNTRYFOCUS 47 MAURITIUS

Change withoutend Tough newrules on tax havens areforcing thecountry’s offshorebanks to evolve

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BUSINESS 60 RETAIL

TheSteinhoffshuffle South African billionaireinvestor ChristoWiese triesnew ways to getcompanieshehas invested in to work closertogether 64 AGRIBUSINESS

Food forthought, and forgrowth 66 REPUBLIC OF CONGO

Gunvor,the Kremlin, oil andcorruption 68 LEADERS

TariqSijilmassi, chiefexecutive, CréditAgricoleduMaroc 70 FINANCE

Rolling outthe printing press 71 HANNIBAL

DOSSIER TELECOMS 72 Vodacom’s easternpivot

TheSouth African mobile operatorislooking to Kenya andTanzaniainits quest to capturenew markets 76 SMARTPHONES

Your guide to thelatest affordable handsets 78 SOFTWARE

Engineering opportunity

ART&LIFE 82 DIGITAL ARTS

Uncaped crusaders HowAfrican comicauthors andillustratorsare using their talent andtechnology to tell black people’s stories 86 ART

Zeitzshinesalight on thecontemporaryscene 87 FASHION

Forthe love of leather 89 TRAVEL

Low-rise andlaid-back DahabinEgypt 90 DAYINTHE LIFE

US-Nigeriansocial entrepreneur AngelAdelaja

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