Widows in Nigeria are still exposed to harmful practices.
The term Afrofuturism is being rejected by writers of African descent because it is a distinctly different genre that should not be used interchangeably with Africanfuturism. The latter centres the African point of view, experience, culture, themes, and history with technology-based in Africa, not the diaspora.
LGBTI refugees from other countries expect Kenya to be safer but are quickly disillusioned.
Equal parenting is a concept that is gaining traction as more men push for active roles in child-rearing and more women call for a shift in normative parenting roles. In many African countries, this concept could help overturn paternal absenteeism.
Perceptions of marriage abduction as a recent phenomenon hide the violence that has been done to women as part of culture.
Policy makers need to protect and promote the interests of people whose indigenous knowledge and toil developed a thriving national cannabis economy – in the face of harsh police crackdowns.
It’s important to unravel how disability is understood as a step towards improving the well-being of disabled people.
Reggae legend, Robert Marley who died on 11, May 1981 would have turned 75 this year. Marley sang about the struggles of African people while signifying the need for Pan-African unity. As far as the African dream of a free, united and strong Africa is concerned, the words of Marley continue to be relevant to the fight for the total liberation of the continent.
Religious counsellors form one of several avenues where people seek help for problems that they encounter in life.