With every second city and town projected to suffer increased flooding, South Africa must be better prepared.
There are no good precedents for outsourcing asylum processes, and the agreement could damage continental relations.
South Africa needs to urgently invest in smart early-warning systems and start climate-proofing its infrastructure.
The silent and deadly trade is one of the most lucrative and harmful forms of human trafficking.
The top-down traditional meeting between Eswatini’s king and his subjects cannot be the format for serious political dialogue.
Russia’s invasion of its West-leaning neighbour revives Cold War faultlines and shows its influence across the continent.
Poor electoral outcomes would hurt democratic transitions in a region suffering a spate of coups.
Visionary leadership and strong institutions are Africa’s surest route to achieving economic growth and sustainable development.
Can leaders balance Africa’s potential as a global green giant with its significant dependency on fossil fuels?