Forensic linguistics can play a valuable role in interpreting evidence.
Controversy around Winnie Madikizela-Mandela continues in death as it did in life.
Confidence in democracy in the DRC will be built through incremental steps.
South Africa must adopt traceability systems to effectively control foot and mouth disease.
Hugh Lewin is best known for two books that arose from his early involvement in the anti-apartheid underground.
Countries like Ethiopia have propelled economic growth by prioritising agriculture and new technologies to boost the sector.
Kenya has done a great deal to prevent and manage terror attacks but there are still many problems that need to be addressed.
Despite former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo's absence, he continued to influence opposition party loyalties in the country.
Kenya is attacked far more than Ethiopia or other eastern African states by al-Shabaab militants.
Without the support of extended curriculum programmes at universities, many students would face academic exclusion.
In Africa's education sector, public-private partnerships have been largely limited to infrastructure developments and the provision of education.
A decolonising curriculum would consider ways in which writers negotiate linguistic, literary and cultural legacies of the colonial era.
The ICC is meant to be a Court of last resort, to ensure justice for victims and to end impunity. It's not living up to these promises.
Tungiasis, a disease caused by fleas, is neglected and needs action in sub-Saharan Africa.
A Lancet series shows that C-sections are performed for non-medical reasons in private health while poor women who need the surgery don't have access.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa's decision to double the price of petrol shows very poor judgement and bad leadership.
Drones are being used to combat malaria in Zanzibar.
Non-Timber Forest Products don't often feature in discussions about poverty reduction and alleviation.
Aid has never been just about helping people. It's also about gaining influence and exercising soft power.
Using a large number of computers to screen TB drugs reduces the cost and time.
Significant new insights are emerging for the treatment of malaria, and eventually its eradication.
Nigeria's agricultural sector simply isn't equipped to produce the amount of rice to meet demand.
Certain criteria are needed to lead a university but additional knowledge is also useful.
The African National Congress faces two big challenges: fewer South Africans trust it, while its electoral support has been waning.
The space industry and global interest in all matters inter-planetary is growing.