- SomaliaThe swearing in of 275 Somali MPs into the Transitional Federal Parliament in August and its subsequent inauguration early September is a milestone in the nearly two year peace process.Zachary Ochieng
- SwazilandIn a continent plagued by wars and civil wars, the little kingdom of Swaziland has continued to enjoy peace since the 20th century.James Hall
- MalawiMalawi, popularly known as the Warm Heart of Africa, has enjoyed peace and political stability during its 40 years of Independence when some of its neighbours have witnessed bloody civil wars.Charles Banda
- ZimbabweAchieving peace after President Robert Mugabe's exit remains a pipedream as events in Zimbabwe point to the emergence of inexorable bickering.
- Action and ContactMichael Ochieng