Nairobi's new governor should learn from the mistakes of the past
Kenya spends millions treating women who have complications after unsafe abortions.
The US secretary of state's visit to five African countries didn't have much to offer by way of investments and commerce.
Some young East Africans believe that there is nothing wrong with corruption -- except in Rwanda.
Universities could mine alumni databases to improve individual institutions' work - and raise funds.
The US Secretary of State's mission to Africa will produce few benefits for the continent or for US-Africa relations.
Kenyans believe that fixing education is not someone else's task or someone else's failure.
To realise Kenya's oil, gas and mining potential, the sector needs more people with the right skills to support it.
Refugee policy may well be a humanitarian issue. But it is also a development issue.
Most overseas aid workers remain largely cut off from the people they are in emergency settings to help.
New ways of managing water have emerged in some of Africa's urban and peri-urban areas.
Kenya cited national security when it crossed into Somali territory in pursuit of Al-Shabaab militants. But there were numerous other potential aims at play.
There have been growing concerns about Kenya's interference in the media's work.
Kenya’s government has brought the role of the media into sharp focus after shutting down three main television stations.
Raila Odinga's swearing-in has rattled Kenya's government thanks in part to the large crowds that turned up.
Information about the threats facing Lake Victoria and how they're perceived are crucial to reverse the damage that's been done.
Research explores why parents in Nairobi actively choose to send their children to private schools, despite the financial constraints.
Saudi Arabia is the most recent country to grant women the vote. Pakistan has some serious work to do. And Vatican City really needs to get with the programme.
Official reasons for joining the Somalia mission were that the conflict posed a security risk. But in fact other factors played a bigger role.
The subject of Technology can be used to support and develop pupils' entrepreneurial skills.