As swarms of locusts threaten to destroy crops across East Africa, African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina looks at what can be done to save millions from hunger
We must make sure that the considerable progress made in immunisation in Africa is not lost due to the switch of attention caused by Covid-19, says Fara Ndiaye
The Director General of UNFPA in West and Central Africa talks to Guillaume Weill-Raynal about the upheavals caused by the coronavirus and how his organisation is helping to fight it
Faced with the huge challenge of fighting the coronavirus, Africa should rely more on the ingenuity and resilience of its civil society and show that, through technology, a third way is possible.
New African’s Lagos correspondent Peter Ezeh finds that Nigeria’s reaction to COVID-19 falls far short of the exemplary response to Ebola
For all you need to know about coronavirus testing, lockdowns and exit strategies in one place, New African provides this handy explainer