Luanda is said to be the most expensive city in Africa-and the world. Here's how ordinary Angolans beat the odds>M&G Africa Special Correspondent
'To survive here you have to have more than one job and work really hard.'
Cash transfer, such as the famed Kenya service, while a money-minting machine, has been modelled as a closed system, making competitors cry foul.
Wealthy Africans urged to contribute money to preserve this vast repository of a continent's ancient wisdom
Men prefer sports news by a margin of almost three to one compared to women
The Sri Lanka counterinsurgency model is a cautionary tale…the object should not be to defeat the enemy but to win the public.
The discovery of new riches in the soil might lead to secession, or encourage regions to cooperate. It’s not yet clear which trend will prevail.
From jihadists in violent quest of a Pax-Islamica or armed rebels carving up enclaves, the new violence is steadily loosening the control of states.