Africa has a history of sympathising with Palestine in the controversial Israel-Palestine conflict due to Israel’s treatment of the Palestinians and its parallels with apartheid and colonialism. This is why states that supported the United States embassy relocation to Jerusalem came under attack from their African counterparts
As Africa Day is celebrated, debates abound about how to make the African Union more efficient.
This generation should place economic independence at the centre of its vision for the continent, says Blessing Vava
As we celebrate Africa Day 2018, let this be the start of accelerated progress to energise us to leverage the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement and beat hunger, malnutrition, youth unemployment, poverty and climate vulnerability.
Nigeria’s anti-corruption body has been criticised by the public for its perceived soft stance on political actors. Nobel Laureate Prof Wole Soyinka recently addressed the 8th Commonwealth Conference for Heads of Anti-Corruption Agencies, and urged the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to arrest corrupt leaders.
Illustrious South African photographer Sam Nzima, known for his iconic Hector Pieterson picture taken during the Soweto uprisings in 1976, has died at the age of 83.
The death of Mozambican opposition leader Alfonso Dhlakama could affect the progress made to end hostilities in the country.
Zimbabwe has high hopes for a post-Mugabe era, but it has some serious growing pains to deal with first.
The recently concluded week-long AfrikaBurn festival, an annual event for the past decade, has been described as one of Africa’s most unique, unusual and mind-blowing festivals – even when it lacks African influence and black participation