According to a global climate index, climate change will wreak havoc on the economies of Africa's agriculturally-dependent countries.
Zimbabwe like many other post-colonial governments across the globe continues to struggle to attain equitable land reform.
It is expected that temperatures in southern Africa will rise by between 1.5°C and 3°C due to climate change by the year 2050.
Social capital needs to be fostered so that communities are able to build from within.
“The economy will continue to register growth, [but] not a double-digit fast economic growth”
Formerly known as the breadbasket of Africa, Zimbabwe has become a basket case, suffering perennial shortages and relying on importing grain
Region emerged as one of the fastest-growing in the world after Asia on the back of the progress of the last two decades.
The cedi was Africa’s worst-performing currency, against the dollar in 2014, and slowing agriculture dragged down Kenya’s 2014 4th quarter growth.
In parts of the continent, youth are back in force on the farming agenda
Using simple text messaging, a Ghanian innovation has bridged the information gap faced by smallholder farmers.
Experts argue the most-offered solutions may not be the best bet for sustained takeoff. Try telling that to the "value-addition" brigade.