Articles by: Maxwell Adjei

Trump and Africa: The continent must respond

Trump and Africa: The continent must respond

March 5, 2018 at 7:23 PM

Despite traditionally occupying a peripheral spot in US foreign policy, Africa received relatively increased attention over the last decades under the Bush and Obama administrations. The election of President Donald Trump signaled a potential turning point in U.S. foreign policy – one that would be more nationalist and focus lessRead More

Lessons from Zimbabwe: Neo-Coup D’états and Africa’s Future

Lessons from Zimbabwe: Neo-Coup D’états and Africa’s Future

March 2, 2018 at 2:11 PM

After 37 years in office, Robert Mugabe’s fall was sudden and unexpected. On November 24, millions of Zimbabweans gathered in their capital, Harare, and around their television sets to witness what many of them had come to accept as impossible, at least in Mugabe’s lifetime – a new Zimbabwean president.Read More