President Muhammadu Buhari’s Twitter shutdown will be hard to enforce and could have dire consequences for Nigeria’s fragile democratic institutions and economy.
It is time to retire the ‘giant’ narrative and adopt a more collaborative approach to African affairs.
German’s commitment of €1.1bn for development projects in Namibia over 30 years is too cheap a price to pay for remorse.
Attempts to extend the chief justice’s term show a disregard for the judiciary and for fixing the country’s tattered reputation.
Congolese refugee Azuri Muhuli uses painting to tell the stories of immigrants who have suffered xenophobic violence.
The number of vaccinations is far below the number of vaccine doses in the country. The available vaccines need to be used urgently.
“Much has happened since [the founding of the AU], much remains finished, much is yet to be done. That is why we must focus on the youth. It is the youth of Africa on whose shoulders will lie the task of accomplishing this dream,” Tanzanian Ambassador Ombeni Sefue.
Can high-level meetings and summits build trust and change a historically complex set of relationships?
Brian Kagoro offers reflections on why Africans must take charge of their own destiny and realize that “no one owes Africa a meal or a living”.