Almost 300 000 South Africans will contract HIV this year. The country may be targeting a crucial five-year window to stem the tide of new infections.
During the Ebola crisis, banks, borders and markets were closed for over six months. The ban on Sunday markets still hasn't been lifted.
In the absence of trading ivory, other solutions have to be found to fund conservation and support communities.
When Ebola hit an overcrowded slum in Freetown people feared the worst. But a gang of unlikely heroes emerged to help the community.
A local NGO is teaching inmates in Pollsmoor Prison how to practice yoga.
Kenyans could be the ones to show the world a new alternative to fossil fuels - and you won’t believe where it comes from.
Africa is one of the only two regions in the world achieving growth in FDI in 2015 with a seven percent rise in projects for the continent
Downstream industries of the diamond mining business, cutting and polishing firms feel the ripple effects of the global commodity slump
Shoprite Holdings Ltd. rose the most in almost eight years and its gains outside domestic market that is increasing profil
Like Iraq, the war in Libya was a strategic catastrophe
The rate of uptake of technology on the continent has been dizzying, but the pitfalls could be deeper if not anticipated.
Money is flowing in exchange for allowing countries – ironically including both Iran and Israel – to maintain military bases within its borders
On September 1st, the continent will play host to a natural wonder of the astronomical kind: an annular eclipse of the sun.
Africa exported almost $800 million of tomatoes in 2015, or about 10% of the world’s total
Proceeds from illegal logging to trafficking of hazardous waste and illicit gold mining funding rebel groups and criminal syndicates