Short Pieces

Ba, Oumar “Gabon’s Coup May Be Over, But Its Many Crises Are Not.” African Arguments, 8 January 2019

Ba, Oumar and Kelly-Jo Bluen “The Chagos Islands: Colonialism on Trial at the ICJ.” Al Jazeera, 12 September 2018

Ba, Oumar “Senegal’s Art of the Unforeseen.” The New York Review of Books, 21 June 2018

Ba, Oumar “What Jean Pierre Bemba’s acquittal by the ICC means.” Al Jazeera, 13 June 2018

Ba, Oumar “Hissène Habré, Chad’s former dictator, just got a life sentence for crimes he committed in the 1980s.” Washington Post, June 1, 2016

Ba, Oumar “Gabon’s presidential elections: are the opposition’s attempts at unifying too little too late?African Arguments, August 22, 2016

Ba, Oumar “Why is the U.S. defending the honor of the International Criminal Court?Africa Is a Country, June 1, 2016

Ba, Oumar “The Power of Prayer” (on Kenya and the ICC). Africa Is a Country, April 14, 2016

Ba, Oumar “Africa is still front and center at The HagueAfrica Is a Country, February 8, 2016

Ba, Oumar “Who is Laurent Gbagbo and why is he on trial at the ICC?Washington Post, February 3, 2016.

Ba, Oumar and Daniel Eizenga “How to Make Sense of the Short-Lived Coup in Burkina FasoAfrica Is a Country, September 27, 2015

Ba, Oumar; Eizenga, Daniel. 2015. “Mobilizing for Elections: The Burkinabe Context.” APSA Africa Workshops Newsletter, Vol. 3 (1), November 2015

Ba, Oumar “Should South Africa Have Arrested President Bashir?Africa Is A Country, June 15, 2015.

Ba, Oumar “Strikes, Protests Signal Political Uncertainty for Gabon’s BongoWorld Politics Review, April 9, 2015

Ba, Oumar “In the Name of Africa: Former President of Chad Hissène Habré will stand trial in SenegalAfrica Is a Country, March 3, 2015

Ba, Oumar “Former LRA commander Dominic Ongwen on Trial: Perpetrator or Victim?”  Africa Is a Country, January 26, 2015.

Ba, Oumar “The Trials and Tribulations of Simone GbagboAfrica Is A Country [Online Magazine], January 12, 2015.

Ba, Oumar “Francophonie: Do we still need an organization of France’s former colonies?Africa Is a Country, December 10, 2014.

Ba, Oumar “Kenyatta went to The Hague: how to bet and win against the (international) systemAfrica Is a Country, October 20, 2014.