p. 14 Africa’s new slave trade The inhuman treatment of African migrants in Libya.
Readers’ views 04 Your comments and letters Kaleidoscope 08 Briefs 11 Photo of the month 12 Quote/unquote Editorial 13 Harsh lessons from
Dona ld Trump Cover story 14 The shame of Africa’s new slave trade 18 The Libyan angle 20 Fortress Europe 22 The search for solutions Baffour’s beefs 24 Why do we Africans treat ourselves so badly?
n conversation 32 Sameh Shoukry, Egypt’s
Minister of Foreign Affairs Economy 34 Is Africa ready for the march of the robots? Native intelligence 38 Is Africa’s education system fit for purpose? Letter from london 40 The inner spirit of beauty contests Curent affairs 42 Reforming the African Union 44 Profile: AU Commissioner
Sarah Anyang Around africa 46 Zimbabwe: So far, not so good 50 Kenya: Cloud of apprehension
52 Nigeria: Buhari’s Catch-22 54 Uganda: Lawyers challenge
Museveni bid 56 South Africa: Ramaphosa –
cometh the hour... 58 Ethiopia: Prison release –
ruse or reform? 60 West Africa: The people have their say Essay 64 Fear and hope in Liberia The arts 66 Zamrock lives again Sports 70 Remembering Cyrille Regis Back to the future 74 Beyond liberation-era politics
NewAfrican The bestselling pan-African magazine, founded in 1966. February 2018 ISSUE 580 www.newafricanmagazine.com