It’s frustrating to still be writing about HIV-related stigma in 2017. Stigma -– and the discrimination that accompanies it
Areas at risk include Lagos, which is on the coast, as well as the Niger Delta region which has many low-lying towns and villages.
In Mozambique, a superstitious belief that bald men have gold in their head has put them in harm’s way as they are now being killed and their heads taken to a witchdoctor
If we incorporate efficient, evidence-based practices into our service delivery models in Africa we’ll save millions of lives, as well as millions of dollars.
Non-communicable diseases and chronic communicable diseases co-occur, and the risk factors, such as alcohol and tobacco use, associated with them are often shared.
While peace does not necessarily drive growth and development, insecurity disrupts it. Lagos Governor Ambode’s goal of making Lagos Africa’s third largest economy is under threat.
The immediate post-colonial era brought high hopes in Africa, with supportive governments and
The problem is so bad that the UN keeps an updated list of accusations against peacekeepers on a website.
This anecdote points to a bigger story about the church in Africa today, and the messages that some of its influential male leaders promote about masculinity, marriage and gender roles
Dangers being an albino aren’t as great in South Africa as for those in countries such as Tanzania, Kenya and Zimbabwe
Morocco easily met the AU’s admission criteria. It’s geographically located within Africa and was voted in by more than a simple majority.