Simon Allison

Simon Allison covers Africa for the Mail & Gauradian, having cut his teeth reporting from Palestine, Somalia and revolutionary Egypt. He loves news and politics, the more convoluted the better. He gives Gareth and the team a look at the current affairs of some African countries currently in the headlines, including the likes of Kenya's hope for a free and fair election, Zimbabwe's First Family and the latest on Joseph Kony and the Central African Republic.