Video Assistant Referees at the World Cup finals in Russia might help African teams to do better than they have done so far.
To understand why women in Africa are less politically represented than men, one needs to look into the history of the continent’s gender gap when it comes to matters of leadership and governance.
More than half of girls in South Sudan are married before the age of 18. Endemic conflict and food shortages are only exacerbating the problem.
For Ethiopia, there is no connection between the Maqdala war in 1868 and the stolen treasures at Maqdala
Ethiopia has taken time and listened to the new prime minister. Now he needs to convert his vision into concrete policies
South Sudan’s chiefs wield real power, administering customary laws to resolve local disputes. But they often reinforce gender inequalities – could the new chief change this?
On World No Tobacco Day, the focus is usually on the health risks of cigarettes. But what about the way Big Tobacco exploits impoverished farmers in Malawi?
Race still plays a big part in South African society. Sport is no exception.
Political ethics and sports don’t match well. The recent deal between Rwanda and Arsenal is potentially a case in point.