As Nigeria battles COVID-19, systemic corruption and a low level of accountability in the health sector may undermine efforts to halt the devastating effect of the virus.
Hundreds of psychologists and psychiatrists are volunteering to offer support
The electorate now has no viable political alternative that can be trusted with constitutionalism and rule of law.
African academics draw up a reading list that speaks to the vibrancy of contemporary as well as older African literature.
To refuse inclusion would prevent Africa’s researchers from being significant players in the universal fight against the virus.
Despite many hurdles, the former Sudanese president seems a step closer to facing trial at the International Criminal Court.
Over 60% of girls in Ethiopia are married by the age of 18. Many don’t have support in negotiating with their husbands and families to take control of their own fertility.
Joseph Shabalala would grow world famous for his music. But it is shaped by the spiritual aspects of his life as much as it is by the hardships of black life – and by his dreams.
Kenya’s political leaders have always had a vested political interest in the control of the country’s media. But no president has had a more terrifying presence in Kenyan newsrooms than Daniel arap Moi, Kenya’s president from 1978 to 2002.