The wigs and robes worn by judges and lawyers in former British colonies are among the most glaring symbols of colonial inheritance; an inheritance so old-fashioned and uncomfortable that even British barristers have stopped wearing them.
The German government has returned 25 of possibly hundreds of Herero and Nama skulls taken from Namibia for examination by racial anthropologists in an attempt to justify the theory of European Superiority.
A research team, led by South Africa’s University of the Witwatersrand, has found pieces of an ancient continent, dubbed “Mauritia”, beneath the African island of Mauritius. Although the continent may be lost, it has left traces of its existence to remind us that there is more of Earth to explore
Thanks to France’s role in the 1994 genocide, Rwanda has turned towards the Anglophone world. But not entirely.
Mental health care is neglected across Africa. But there are several reasons why countries should pay attention.
If Ghana is to fully harness the benefits of space technology, it will need space legislation and regulations.
South Africa is still lagging behind when it comes to support for breastfeeding in the workplace.
Every step that was taken at the eSwatini Pride March is a mark on history, says Zanta Nkumane
Former South African Reserve Bank governor Tito Mboweni has stirred up a hornet’s nest with a provocative Twitter post questioning why South African, and African women wear Brazilian or Indian hair. “Black consciousness is required on the Hair Question. Why this foreign Hair?” he asked.