An intercontinental research team from Brazil, India and South Africa, comprising researchers from the University of Cape Town (UCT), has been announced as an IChemE Global Awards 2020 finalist in the Energy category for their Decentralised Diesel system, which aims to produce fuel from waste.
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.