Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe under house arrest as world reacts to the military take over+++jailed Cameroonian journalist gets CPJ award+++Nigeria's President Muhammad Buhari visits Biafra region+++Merkel speaks at COP 23 summit
African autocrats are closely watching events in Zimbabwe after the successful coup against longtime leader Robert Mugabe. Calls for a change in power are becoming louder in Cameroon.
A military spokesman denied mounting a coup, saying instead it instituted a "national democratic project." President Robert Mugabe has been placed under house arrest. Read the latest here.
Africa is harnessing the power of its emerging youth demographic to spearhead efforts to tackle climate change.
Power shifts in The Gambia, Ghana and Zimbabwe in 2017 sparked hope among Africa's youth. But the outlook for 2018 is anything but rosy, says DW's Claus Stäcker.
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