President John Magufuli won a second term by a contested landslide and looks set to take even greater control of Tanzania’s democratic space.
The country must urgently address the politics of ethnicity before it can move towards a workable democracy.
Jerry John Rawlings remains the most polarizing political figure in Ghana since Kwame Nkrumah
The fact that there’s a growing number of child vendors means government interventions for vulnerable children aren’t reaching everyone in need.
Humour is a way for Congolese internet users to prod at cultural traits and political developments – despite censorship being rife.
Crisis grips Ethiopia as political divisions spill over into armed conflict and potential civil war looms.
Scholars of race, foreign policy and the Supreme Court give their informed predictions of what to expect under a Biden administration.
There is a need for a special unit for civil-military relations as the police cannot deal effectively with protests.
Nigeria’s poet and playwright, John Pepper Clark-Bekederemo, died on October 13 aged 86.