The Kenya that Njonjo sought to create was the ‘greatest living example of democracy, justice and peace’ – but there was no space for the poor.
Nkrumah’s rhetorical vision used the politics of the crowd to build a postcolonial community outside of the conscripts of colonialism.
The country’s political landscape is muddied by sexist language that glorifies the belittling of women in leadership.
Makeba, who would have turned 90 on 4 March 2022, was a hugely influential artist and an icon of African liberation and identity.
Queer rights activists push for more inclusive surveys as Statistics South Africa comes under fire for conflating gender and sex in the major census it conducts every 10 years.
Every agricultural role-player is keeping an eye on the developments in the Black Sea region.
Facing a growing bias against indigenous crops, Kenyan researchers set out to showcase the value in local options – and set a global standard.
Electoral malpractice can be justified by some as preventing a greater injustice to the individual, community or nation.
Over two millennia, Swahili has built bridges among people across Africa and into the diaspora.