Pressure is growing for Germany to compensate victims of a genocide in colonial-era Namibia.
Beyond the surface of the success story looms a different reality for most of the country’s 2.3-million people
Traditional Namibian leaders filed a complaint with a US court against Germany demanding compensation for colonial-era genocide and inclusion in talks
Representatives of Namibian communities affected by the 1904-1908 genocide have filed a class action against Germany in the US
The Kenyan president has faced charges at the court over his alleged role in the deadly inter-ethnic violence after Kenya's 2007 elections.
Significant challenges exist in terms of Africa’s political stability, underdeveloped infrastructure, poor education and under-diversified economies.
Excellence in political leadership should be a non-negotiable in Africa where the need, desire and demand for it is critical.
SA also betrays its own history. After all, the global community once took a firm stand that the apartheid regime was a crime against humanity.
In the absence of trading ivory, other solutions have to be found to fund conservation and support communities.
Drought forces Coca-Cola to halt canned drinks in Namibia, as businesses ordered to cut water use by 30%
Production of all drinks in glass bottles will also be halted at the Coca-Cola factory in Windhoek
As a new elite liberators often mimicked the lifestyles of those they replaced. Since the French Revolution, new regimes have often resembled old ones
Africa has about 165,000 High Net Worth Individuals, with combined wealth holdings of $860 billion
Wealth inequality is reflected in appalling rates of child stunting. In Malawi and Zambia it's above 47% – among the highest in the world.
Lesser known African cities from four corners of the continent remind us why they shouldn't be overlooked
And you've probably never heard of them before.
The outlook is quite gloomy. The number of breeding pairs has plummeted to less than 25,000, from about 1 million in the 1920s.
Visit to Namibia was meant to raise royal’s profile and make Britain feel good about itself. It’s not working so far.
Ranking based on a basket of goods and services frequently purchased by expatriates. Some of the results are quite unexpected.
There were surprises. In Egypt, the Justice minister resigned after he said that the “sons of garbage collectors” should not become judges.
ROGUES CORNER: A future South Africa could break up, and have possibly two 'independent' white states
One outcome of the xenophobia in South Africa is that Namibia is now a more interesting case of a “post-racial” African society.