Yared Zeleke was one of only two African directors to have appeared in the Cannes Film Festival’s Official Selection this year.
Poverty is sexist and won’t be dealt with unless the global injustice of gender inequality is dealt with once and for all.
Africa must move away from post-colonial university models and create institutions that house teaching, research and entrepreneurship under one roof
Some economists and political scientists systematically do research on Africa that results in misleading findings.
In an exclusive interview, the president of Malawi talks to editor-at-large Baffour Ankomah in Blantyre
Boko Haram attacked traditional ruler Seini Boukar Lamine’s town, kidnapped him and his family and held them hostage for two and a half months.
As Boko Haram’s deadly insurgency spills out of Nigeria’s borders, we sent James Schneider to one of the affected regions – Cameroon’s far north.
Over 40,000 Nigerians fleeing Boko Haram now live as refugees in Minawao refugee camp in Cameroon. James Schneider visited the camp and finds out that …
James Schneider hears the personal stories of refugees forced out of Nigeria by Boko Haram.
Most Boko Haram fighters are very young. Many are just 14 or 15. The core fighting force is comprised of teenagers, with older fighters in their mid-20s.