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Firoze Manji

Politics

Development or amputation? The role of extractive industries

How much is Africa benefitting from the extraction of its abundant resources?

Africa

Why have there been so many despotic governments in Africa?

Independent African states never broke with the legacy and structures of colonialism.

Opinion

Hamba kahle, Madiba

The greatest disservice to Mandela is to reduce his life to a fairy tale.

Environment

We have the power to change the rules

Tax havens are allowing a "tiny global elite" to "extract trillions of dollars" from rich and poor countries alike.