Teachers still hold the key to children’s learning and no keyboard or screen can replace their role.
Most educators have no experience nor did they receive preparation during their training on how to deal with teaching in a crisis.
Exploiting public office to win elections is common but Madagascar and Cabo Verde are making polls more fair.
The Covid-19 pandemic and lockdown have deepened inequality on many levels, researchers have found.
Sixty years after political independence, it is clear that Nigeria has not fulfilled its huge potential, but with a supportive public culture it can transform that into success.
Regional leaders should prevent crises related to power transfers and restore some sense of accountability in African politics.
The proportion of prisoners awaiting trial in Nigeria is disturbing, and prolonged imprisonment can have a damaging effect on their mental functioning.
Magufuli approaches elections buoyed by victory in the local polls and a solid track record on the economy.
They shouted, they interrupted, they insulted – and not entirely in equal measure. But Biden and Trump also touched on the issues occasionally. Our panel of experts analyzed three key exchanges.