A court in Kano, northern Nigeria, recently convicted an atheist for making social media posts it found to be blasphemous against Islam. Insults against religion are illegal in Nigeria’s multi-faceted legal codes.
LGBTI refugees from other countries expect Kenya to be safer but are quickly disillusioned.
The Ukraine crisis is significantly increasing political stress and potential conflict throughout Africa.
For countries that look to the US for guidance and for funding, the consequences will go beyond abortion.
He played every venue that mattered, a global face of Afrobeat. Orlando Julius embodied the groove.
Any ruling party in South Africa has found it hard to maintain internal coherence and unity over an extended time span amid wide national diversity.
The man who taught Fela Kuti a thing or two has been all but erased from formal music history. He deserves much better treatment in death.
Kibaki gave Kenya’s higher education sector a free market capitalistic orientation, endearing him to the World Bank and the IMF.
To predict – and prevent – election-related violence, it’s important to first understand the key drivers of conflict.