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The recent failure of Home Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to become chairwoman of the African Union (AU) Commission was predictable. SA does not appear to have given much thought to the traditions of diplomacy and has committed three key blunders. First, SA ignored the "golden rule" of international organisations that…
Continental institutions are being sidelined in a new 'scramble for Africa', write Mark Paterson and Chris Saunders When he took office as Africa's first United Nations (UN) Secretary General in 1992, Egyptian scholar-diplomat Boutros Boutros-Ghali complained that the Western powers, who dominate proceedings at the world body's Security Council, were…
South Africa in Africa: The Post-Apartheid Decade(Seminar Report No. 2) The role that South Africa has played on the African continent and the challenges that persist in South Africa's domestic transformation 10 years into democracy were assessed at this meeting in Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa, from 29 July -…

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