Musaazi Namiti

Musaazi Namiti

Musaazi Namiti is an online editor and team leader with Al Jazeera English's Africa section and has occasionally written about East Africa, covering geopolitics and security.

Health

Ebola is deadly but malaria steals more lives

African nations are in the grip of a notoriously virulent virus that has caused panic, but malaria r

Ebola is deadly but malaria steals more lives

War & Conflict

ICC still a deterrent despite major setbacks

Since its inception in 2002, the court has secured just one conviction and is accused of dispensing

ICC still a deterrent despite major setbacks

Politics

Lesotho: Africa still more coup-prone than other continents

Many countries have embraced Western-style democracy but coups and attempted coups still happen.

Lesotho: Africa still more coup-prone than other continents

Politics

Why SADC does not consider Mugabe a villain

Regional bloc ignores criticism levelled against Zimbabwe's leader and hands him its rotating chairm

Why SADC does not consider Mugabe a villain

Politics

US-Africa summit: Leaders need to get their act together

Occasional trips to Washington, Beijing, and Brussels by presidents cannot solve major problems.

US-Africa summit: Leaders need to get their act together

Poverty & Development

Covering Africa in an engaging way

Readers can now look forward to original and exclusive Africa content from local journalists.

Covering Africa in an engaging way

Politics

Uganda anti-gay bill close to becoming law

If president signs bill, gays could face long prison terms for consensual sex.

Uganda anti-gay bill close to becoming law

Politics

Analysis: Struggle for power in South Sudan

Attempted coup underscores the country's chronic political and economic problems.

Analysis: Struggle for power in South Sudan

Politics

Q&A: Is Africa finally on Obama's agenda?

Former US assistant secretary of state for African affairs Jendayi Frazer discusses Obama's extended trip to Africa.

Q&A: Is Africa finally on Obama's agenda?

Politics

Uganda walk-to-work protests kick up dust

Government crackdown on protesters continues as politicians vow to continue demonstration against spiralling prices.

Uganda walk-to-work protests kick up dust

Politics

Tsvangirai always had few options

Opposition pulls out of run-off election as violence against them grows.

Tsvangirai always had few options

Politics

Dethroning Mugabe no easy task

Opposition heads into run-off elections with the odds stacked against their candidate.

Dethroning Mugabe no easy task