Despite controversy at home and a decade late, the Grammy win proves how much the world love’s South Africa’s biggest house music star.
President Samia Hassan has set Tanzania on a change of course – time will tell if the pattern holds and addresses the country’s challenges.
Hountondji comes across as the anointed enfant terrible of African philosophy.
Afrobeats emerged when West African pop music became cool. It has been boosted by the diaspora, big name collaborations and American culture.
Unless special attention is given to conflict and HIV the war will undermine the achievement of the 2030 goals to end AIDS, discrimination, and new infections.
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.