The African Standby Force is a military force made up of only African troops that is supposed to intervene within two weeks of an eruption of violence
Strangely, rebel leader Kony named his favourite son Salim Saleh, after the brother of Uganda president Museveni- his number one foe.
You need a lot of patience to tie up a deal as South Sudan would suggest, but there are success stories to be had.
Africa's female fighters: They bled and died on the battlefields of freedom - and were forgotten after victory>Marthe van der Wolf
Up to 30% of the total forces in the Tigray and Eritrean liberation movements were women.