Monthly Archives: February 2003

Sudden-death overtime: The last days of Jonas Savimbi and the end of the Angolan civil war

SUDDEN-DEATH OVERTIME:  The death of Jonas Savimbi and the end of Angola’s civil war By Sunni M. Khalid For the better part of 40 years, Angolan rebel leader Jonas Malheiro Savimbi was the unquestioned and brutal leader of one of Africa’s most successful and destructive guerrilla movements. He had personally cheated death countless times. This […]