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The Africa Experts

Niger is the world’s fourth biggest producer of uranium

Ecobank is present in Niger and in more countries in Africa than any other bank in the world

Benin • Burkina Faso • Burundi • Cameroon • Cape Verde • Central African Republic • Chad • Congo (Brazzaville) Congo (Democratic Republic) • Côte d’Ivoire • Gabon • Gambia • Ghana • Guinea • Guinea-Bissau • Kenya Liberia • Malawi • Mali • Niger • Nigeria • Rwanda • Sao Tome and Principe • Senegal • Sierra Leone • Tanzania Togo • Uganda • Zambia • Zimbabwe International offices: Dubai • Johannesburg • London • Luanda • Paris www.ecobank.com Contents

NEW AFRICAN The bestselling pan-African magazine, founded in 1966

FEBRUARY 2012 ISSUE 514 WWW.AFRICASIA.COM

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12 South Africa: ANC is 100 years old, but what does it mean to the black man?

The ANC turned 100 on 8 January 2012 and organised a lavish celebration in the city of Mangaung. But as the champagne glasses clicked, one message was clear above the din, which we tackle so eloquently in this month’s cover story: the black man, like all others, cannot live by political freedom alone.

VIEWPOINT 10 Making Shell responsible ee p. 27 for subscription offer details LETERS 4 Your news and views BAFOUR’S BEFS 8 Who does David Cameron thinks he is deceiving?

COVER STORY: SOUTH AFRICA 12 100 years of the ANC

– but the black man still waits! 18 How the ANC betrayed its founding principles FEATURES 24 Kenya: Waiting for Godot 28 Nigeria: Anatomy of a crisis 30 Zambia/Malawi:

Can they kiss and make up? 32 Sierra Leone: Kabbah – this is my life 34 Kenya: Waiting for Godot 36 Africa: Trade not aid 38 Africa: The rise of the middle class REFLECTIONS 44 Racism still alive and kicking in Britain

SPECIAL FEATURES 46 Britain:

‘How Stephen Lawrence’s murder nearly happened to us’ 50 Gabon: The friendly port of

Port-Gentil

NEM TRE 56 Financial engineering 101 DIASPORA 58 US: Cornel West vs Obama 62 Haiti: Little hope two years on 64 France: The human zoo THE ARTS 68 South Africa:

Photographic exhibition

SPORT 72 Olympics: Down memory lane 78 John Akii-Bua remembered 81 Boxing: Klitschko vs Chisora BACK TO THE FUTURE 82 The quarrel of the children of Abraham