President John Magufuli won a second term by a contested landslide and looks set to take even greater control of Tanzania’s democratic space.
“I’ve been to prison and you can quote me on this, this country does not care about its citizens.”
Takunda Chitaka, as an academic achiever from a young age, is no stranger to success. Equally, she is no stranger to the challenges that life can present along the way. However, it is not her failures or successes that define her life, but rather her spontaneous and positive approach, which has allowed her to grow as a researcher and a human being. She will be graduating with her PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cape Town (UCT) in December 2020.
The police in Nigeria and Ghana must receive gender sensitivity training to effectively fight domestic violence.
Beyond recreational consumption, young Nigerians are using cannabis to aid their schooling and work.
Tshisekedi is struggling to escape the shackles of a deal gone bad with the DRC’s former president.
The November 2020 local and regional elections have indeed put Namibia’s political culture at a crossroads.
Parents have the primary role of educating their children about their sexuality. But cultural beliefs and taboos about sex can work strongly against their efforts.
Zimbabweans travelling home for the holidays need a negative Covid-19 certificate in both directions. The certificate costs at least R850 in South Africa and about R920 in Zimbabwe, and some say they cannot afford it.