The Panel of the Wise shows promise but more needs to be done to turn it into a proactive pillar of Africa’s peace and security system.
The African Union’s Continental Early Warning System was created to anticipate and prevent conflicts, but it’s gone.
The African Union’s policy offers no wriggle room for a discretionary response to coups, a scourge that imperils the consolidation of democracy.
The role of the military in toppling authoritarian rulers, after intensive popular protests, raises questions about how the AU’s policy against coups should be applied.
People in Sudan are determined to provide a new political path and need to guide candidates who want to lead the country.