Opinion polls, not all credible, have placed Ruto in pole position for the August elections – but the political ground could shift before then.
Most citizens feel that it is pointless to vote because it won’t change anything.
Elites have strong incentives to foment violence. The way they speak about election issues in the media can inflame tensions.
Africa, home to the largest number of French speakers, plays a key role in the present and future of the French language.
With a growing number of younger Namibian voters born after independence, the struggle narrative became increasingly anachronistic.
A migrant’s dream is tied to the dreams of their family, the analysis found. The same is true of their actions.
The relationship between South Africa and the West, especially the US, has a complex history. Not least because the US designated those fighting the apartheid regime, as terrorists.
Twelve teams remain after the qualifying rounds of the 2022 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations – with Nigeria no longer automatic favourites as the competition diversifies.
Hundreds of Africa’s heritage sites are exposed to sea-level rise and coastal erosion in the future.