US takes steps to extend African exports law by 10 more years, but behind the scenes, an almighty tug-of-war>Benon Herbert Oluka
Analysts say AGOA tug-of-war could scuttle efforts to ensure law is passed before September 30, 2015 when the current version expires.
As search for Nigeria's abducted girls rages, lessons from those seized by Kony, and who lived to tell the tale>Benon Herbert Oluka
The Mail & Guardian Africa spoke to survivors of Uganda's Aboke girls, who were kidnapped in 1996. The path back is long, they say.
Before you marry or even have sex in Africa, do you know the age of consent? In Angola, it is 12 years>Benon Herbert Oluka
On average, one out of two girls in Malawi will also be married by their eighteenth birthday, according to the United Nations.
A growing number of young Africans are struggling to root themselves; products of their parents moves across borders in search of opportunities.
Non-prioritisation of agriculture, poor planning and low political will conspire to leave the region off-balance, but smallholder farmers may hold key
The continent has attracted at least $130 billion in pledges in the last four years alone, but it need not look outside to grow itself.
Few miss their flights, yet will always be late to a meeting. We have to make tardiness costly.