When Ella and her cousin reached a refugee camp in Sudan, it seemed to herald safety. Instead, it was the start of an all too familiar ordeal.
International insecticide brand Mortein claims that Nigeria contributes 23% of the world’s malaria cases. Does the figure hit the mark?
Low cost private schools were described as being high quality, with harder-working teachers. Public schools were described as corrupt.
Moon cups, reusable pads and period panties are all alternatives to disposable pads and tampons, but they may not work for everyone.
More than 383 000 people have fled to Uganda since July when violence resumed in the South Sudanese capital of Juba.
TB treatment is available for free in South Africa. But 20% of people are never diagnosed and spread the disease unknowingly.
Ugandans hoping to travel abroad have been left stranded after the country’s Ministry of Internal Affairs ran out of stock for ordinary passports.
June 12 is the World Day Against Child Labour. The UN estimates that 168 million children are being put to work globally.
The contract is part of a drive by the Nigerian government to privatise its dilapidated state assets.
The World Bank won't be giving up on public funding, but it will increasingly be trying to attract private investors to developing countries
Kenya must address the problem of tribalism and ethnic violence. To do this, leaders must critically examine the concept of political ideology.
Dissatisfied ex-combatants who aren’t serving in the formal military structures pose the biggest long-term threat to the stability of the country.
Africa’s Great Green Wall is a colossal initiative to improve life in the drylands that surround the Sahara.
Internet users in Cameroon have once again taken to the streets urging their government to restore internet connectivity in English-speaking regions
The plan aims to protect both workers and the environment when dealing with electronic waste at Agbogbloshie, a major dumping site outside of Accra