Concern at the role of fake sites in influencing South African public opinion has been growing over time.
Bribery in Uganda's health care system is on a downward trend but researchers fear that it is not sustainable.
Fed up with the high cost of living, and an oppressive state, the people of Sudan are rising up against their president.
South Africa needs to wean itself off coal in a way that protects jobs and the environment.
Cape Town's draft strategy on water supply is out for comment, but important elements are missing from it.
Wetlands are disappearing rapidly - but new data and technologies are revolutionising our knowledge.
Across Africa less than 10% of the population is connected to a sewer system. But the waste could be used elsewhere.
A Lancet commission has come up with a new sustainable diet that's supposed to be the way forward.
Nigeria has a massive battle tackling Lassa fever.
There's a lot of evidence to suggest South Africa should grow its impact investment market.
Countries with effective governments have reduced income poverty by almost twice the speed.
Data is essential for proper planning, budgeting and implementation of health care policies.
South Africa's environmental health workers play a vital role in helping communities respond to climate change.
After a long history of botched elections, Nigerians are hopeful that the 2019 poll results will be more credible.
The electorate monitored political parties very closely, an indication that democracy in Nigeria is taking root.
It's important for the Nile nations to make Ethiopia's planned dam work for all.
A combination of reasons have led to the drying of the Sahel.
South Sudan's road to peace has been bumpy but there's hope.
Kenya's LGBTI community will have to wait a while longer for the High Court's ruling on whether it will decriminalise homosexual relationships.
South Africa's latest budget was a necessary stop-gap after the ravages of the past decade. But it didn't have ideas that addressed the needs of poor people.