Africa

Africa at 58

State of the Continent: ‘Is this the Africa we Want?’

The continent celebrated 58 years since the formation of the Africa Union (formerly Organization of Africa Unity) towards the...

CORONAVIRUS: Kenyan Schools Reopen Amid Fears Of Safety For Learners

Schools in Kenya on Monday (4th January 2020) opened for second term learning after being closed for 9 months....

America’s Colonial Election

The political stalemate in the United States challenges many of the commonly held notions about democracy in the nuclear-armed,...

PODCAST: #EndSARS and a conversation about police brutality in Africa

In this episode, I talk to Nigerian filmmaker Faye Balogun about the history of the #EndSARS movement and the...

Is Traditional Medicine Africa’s Secret Weapon Against COVID-19?

Covid-19 infections across Africa are on the rise. Although the confirmed number of infected people on the continent is...

Covid 19 - lessons for Africa

Lessons From COVID-19: Africa Might Be Tougher Than The World Admits

When we started the year, I was sure it was going to be different. That it was going to...

Racism: African Leaders Not Doing Enough to Protect Citizens in China

The recent photos,  videos of African nationals, living and/or working in China, being evicted from their homes by landlords or...

COVID – 19: ‘It Can’t Be Business As Usual In Africa’

At the beginning of the year when we did our first post predicting stories that will make headlines in...

Equality For Women Still Elusive 110 Years Later

March 8 has since 1910 been recognized as a day to highlight the struggle of women for equality.  This...

Building The Africa We Want

9 days into February 2020, the African Union Heads of State Assembly began.  It was the last of the...

How Africa is Handling the Coronavirus Outbreak

Click here for a more current update. More than 130 have so far been confirmed to have died from...

How Africa Lost $5.3 Billion to Internet Shutdowns in 2019

By Dotun Roy Africa lost a whopping $5.295 billion in 2019 alone to internet shutdowns. This is according to...

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