Tony Blair

Can the Sahel’s coming crisis be averted?

LONDON – Some crises take us by surprise. They seem to come out of nowhere, suddenly creating upheaval and a desperate scramble to respond. Other crises are manifest, but there is no single point of eruption. The factors that fuel them intensify until the moment comes when we realise –...

Wednesday, May 1, 2019, 12:00 AM

Uniting Africa for power

LONDON – African countries are increasingly coming together. A landmark free-trade agreement was concluded earlier this year. East Africa has made great progress on free movement of people. And a commitment to a single market for air travel has been revived, potentially connecting countries...

Friday, November 23, 2018, 8:34 PM