Africa: Politics and Societies South of the Sahara

Sierra Leone: They Have no Choice

Posted in Sierra Leone by ruben eberlein on January 3, 2013

My retrospection of the history of Sierra Leone since 1989 was published by Konkret (pdf here) in November 2012 shortly before the general elections in the country. My academic contribution to post-conflict Sierra Leone was distributed in 2006. Find it here as pdf.

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South Africa: “The rage is there”

Posted in African Politics, South Africa by ruben eberlein on January 3, 2013

My article about the Marikana killings of miners by the police and the Neo-Apartheid in South Africa appeared in October 2012 in Konkret. You can download it as a pdf.

Nigeria: The Invisible Enemy

Posted in Nigeria by ruben eberlein on January 3, 2013

A text about the 2011 massacres by Boko Haram in Nigeria, published by Jungle World in January 2012 (in German). Read it here.

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On a Personal Note: This Blog is Back

Posted in Uncategorized by ruben eberlein on January 3, 2013

Due to a long illness I was not able for 3 years to  continue this blog. Now I’m more or less back in business and continue my writings.