Nigeria: what Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election means for Africa’s biggest economy

Iwa Salami, University of East LondonMuhammadu Buhari was re-elected as president of Nigeria in late February, winning 56%...

Rapprochement between two leaders isn’t enough to fix Kenya’s deep divisions

By  David E Kiwuwa, University of NottinghamIn his latest state of the nation address Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta called for opening a new chapter...

Triciabiz Launches Online Business School for Entrepreneurs in Africa

Lagos, Nigeria: Business coach and trainer, TriciaBiz has launched an online business school, Business Lab Africa with the aim of helping entrepreneurs...

*The Colour of Peace*

Imagine you were born in colonial Kenya, the daughter of a peasant family. Imagine that your parents were so poor, they made...

Why nuclear power for African countries doesn’t make sense

By Hartmut Winkler, University of JohannesburgOver the last few years reports have surfaced of a range of African countries planning nuclear power plants.At the moment,...

Attack shows that al-Shabaab is still a potent threat to Kenya

Stig Jarle Hansen, Norwegian University of Life SciencesThe terror attack in Nairobi was a tragedy. But also, to some extent, unexpected. Kenya suffered relatively...

Zimbabwean opposition leader Nelson Chamisa indeed met Kagame

Dear Paul Kagame  From Concerned Zimbabwean!Allow me to correct a few misleading comments from your response to an article involving a man called Nelson Chamisa...

Why photographs of dead in Nairobi terror attack failed journalism —...

George Ogola, University of Central LancashireAn article by the New York Times on the Riverside terrorist attacks in Nairobi has provoked fury and consternation...

What the return of Gbagbo could mean for Ivory Coast’s 2020...

Peter Penar, Michigan State UniversityFormer Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo’s acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court (ICC) opens the...

Building an Africa Where SheDecides

By Nimi PrincewillNotable for attracting a remarkable chunk of political goodwill; and of course, its accompanying 'nuisance value' in rigid communities, feminist activism is...

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