A campaign of indiscriminate killings has driven hundreds of thousands from their homes. Now there are fears for the state’s survival.
Based on my research, as well as my own experience, I have come up with five ways in which academics can salvage some of what they need to teach.
Mariam and Edna were just two of millions of children trapped in domestic slavery. Their tragic stories inspired me to write a novel targeting a practice that is rife in the country
Government support to the Arab militias strengthened in the early 1990s after the Sudan People’s Liberation Army’s incursion into Darfur.
The president had suffered a stroke in 2013 and the very few times he appeared in public,
Most of Ambo's residents are Oromos - and the protests were largely driven by anger that despite being Ethiopia's largest ethnic group.
Problems like this give counterfeiters and clandestine manufacturers a chance to push poor quality medicines into circulation.
The report also found that childhood obesity had increased 11-fold over four decades.
Catch Fétiche — loosely translated, “voodoo wrestling” — is a uniquely Congolese fighting style.
We sought to study the experiences of unemployed individuals in two South African townships.
I underwent female genital mutilation at the age of seven.
Ethiopia has seen dramatic transformation and change over the past century.
These reports come against a backdrop of pirate attacks against merchant ships in West Africa.
Leaked documents reveal how Africa’s richest woman made her fortune through exploiting her own country, and corruption. Isabel dos Santos got access to lucrative deals involving land, oil, diamonds and […]
...but they are still held back by war and violence
Studies dealing with displacement have shown that music is among the vehicles the displaced adopt to communicate their grievances.