Africa

Zambia, the West’s new African darling

January 2023 has been a busy month for President Hakainde Hichilema of Zambia, as the country continues to grapple...

Effective Strategies for Countering Extremism in the Sahel: Importance of Economic Development to Community Engagement

Combating extremism in the Sahel region is a complex and pressing issue that requires a comprehensive review of the...

Steering the Zambian Economy, Hakainde Hichelema’s wins ft Paul Shalala

In this episode, we speak to Paul Shalala, an award-winning Zambian journalist who works with the national broadcaster ZNBC and...

Announcement: We are now on your favorite Podcasts Platforms

Happy New Year! When we set up Africa Blogging in 2015, we wanted to be a platform that catalyzes...

Only three African women make it to Forbes list of World’s Most Powerful 100 women

Tanzanian president Samia Suluhu Hassan, Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo – Iweala who is the current Director General of the World...

Corruption, fraud and the missing outrage

By John Kamau There are two Latin phrases used in law that seek to distinguish between what is wrong...

Is Russia using foreign prisoners on the frontline of its war with Ukraine?

When Russia invaded Ukraine in February 2022, very few had expected that the war would last this long and...

Can Corruption and Development Co-Exist?

By John Kamau While recently discussing the corruption in Kenya with a friend, they pointed out we may be...

Blame poor planning by SADC for Southern Africa power problems

Many cities and towns in Southern Africa are resembling ghost towns at night as relentless and rolling power cuts...

Achieving Universal Health Coverage in Africa: reality or mirage?

By Joseph Kagiri and Mulama Mwila Health is a critical part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The SDG...

Uganda Police Agents

International Day of Democracy – The Fight Against Violent Extremism in Africa : Local Governments Have an Important Role to Play

In Celebrating Democracy let us not forget September 11 As the world marks the celebration of this year’s International...

Zimbabwe’s love-hate relationship with the Queen and Commonwealth

Queen Elizabeth II reign, stretching over seven decades, ended in Scotland at Balmoral Castle surrounded by her family, but...

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