AfricaVision Online AfricaVision Online is a young news service in Europe. Our mission is to enrich African people‚Äôs lives with news and services that inform, educate and entertain. The Prize: Fighting for Libya rsquo;s Energy Wealth - AfricaVision Online Libya’s economic conditions could turn sharply for the worse, as rival authorities vie to control rapidly shrinking national wealth. The struggle affects oil fields, pipelines and export terminals, as well as the boardrooms of national financial institutions.....]]> Fri, 4 Dec 2015 03:20:52 GMT 15 fully grown lions pictured seeking solace 15-feet up a tree - AfricaVision Online They are among the most dangerous animals in the world, so it must surely have been a fearsome foe that led an entire pride of lions into scampering up a tree. But it wasn’t a herd of stampeding wildebeests that caused them to take cover – more a swarm of....]]> Mon, 6 Jul 2015 03:35:02 GMT Tunisia beach massacre - AfricaVision Online Massacre on Tunisian beach, a beheading in France and suicide bomb set off in Kuwaiti mosque: Are today's attacks part 'month of calamities' planned by ISIS for Ramadan?   Fears have emerged that the terror attacks in Kuwait, France and Tunisia....]]> Sat, 27 Jun 2015 01:36:39 GMT Sudan and South Sudans Merging conflicts - AfricaVision Online Neither the 2005 peace agreement that ended Sudan’s second civil war nor South Sudan’s 2011 independence brought stability. The wars in the two Sudans began to come together when conflict broke out in South Sudan in December 2013. The International Crisis....]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 05:23:56 GMT Conflict Alert: Looming Military Offensives in South Sudan - AfricaVision Online Warring parties in South Sudan’s civil war are preparing for major offensives as seasonal rains ease. Hardliners in both the government and the Sudan People’s Liberation Army-In Opposition (SPLA-IO) are entrenching their positions, and think, as one....]]> Mon, 3 Nov 2014 05:52:41 GMT Tunisia rsquo;s Borders (II): Terrorism and Regional Polarisation - AfricaVision Online In its latest briefing,  Tunisia’s Borders (II): Terrorism and Regional Polarisation , the International Crisis Group builds on its November 2013 report and analyses the alarming security threats at Tunisia’s borders with Algeria and Libya. It....]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:12:17 GMT Sudan rsquo;s Spreading Conflict (III): The Limits of Darfur rsquo;s Peace Process - AfricaVision Online If Darfur is to have durable peace, all parties to the country’s multiple conflicts need to develop a more holistic means of addressing both local conflicts and nationwide grievances. In  The Limits of Darfur’s Peace Process , the third report....]]> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 06:38:20 GMT Exodus adds to CAR crisis - AfricaVision Online Almost 20,000 people of Chadian origin have left violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) in recent weeks, and many more are expected to join the exodus, which is straining humanitarian capacity in Chad, a country many of those fleeing have never lived in.....]]> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 05:12:32 GMT Cameroon takes steps against Boko Haram - AfricaVision Online The authorities in Yaoundé, the Cameroonian capital, have set up tighter border controls in the Far North region to guard against infiltration by jihadist Boko Haram fighters from neighbouring Nigeria as civilians flee insurgent attacks and a Nigerian military....]]> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 05:05:03 GMT West African livelihoods weakened by graft - AfricaVision Online Poor public services in many West African countries, with already dire human development indicators, are under constant pressure from pervasive corruption. Observers say graft is corroding proper governance and causing growing numbers of people to sink into poverty.....]]> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 04:54:48 GMT