South Africa: to leave or not to leave?

The youth of South Africa are beset with a painful disappointment in their leaders and the status quo, and we’re starting to imagine a future elsewhere, writes Kelebogile Motswatswa.

Eritrean diaspora crippled by division

The Eritrean diaspora contains a number of groups opposed to the dictatorial regime of President Isaias Afwerki but internal differences have prevented any effective action. How can they be brought together?

Dangote vs Rabiu: Clash of the Titans

It seems the gloves are off between Nigeria’s two most celebrated entrepreneurs. Mfonobong Nsehe and Seun Adegoke Oyeniyi report on the growing business rivalry between Aliko Dangote and Abdulsamad Rabiu

Nigeria at 60: A nation of superlatives

On the 60th anniversary of its independence, Nigeria’s role as the lynchpin of African politics, economics and culture has never been stronger, as Neil Ford reports