To understand why women in Africa are less politically represented than men, one needs to look into the history of the continent's gender gap when it comes to matters of leadership and governance.
What makes a successful presidential performance and does South Africa's Cyril Ramaphosa stack up?
South Africa, following its peaceful transition, occupied the moral high ground and could influence the agenda of intergovernmental bodies like the United Nations. Not anymore.
We may often criticise our lack of leaders. But leadership is not easy to define – even by leaders themselves.
Botswana’s late president Ketumile Masire was original and daring. He should be remembered for his courage and prudence.
Is it time to put a moratorium on the meaningless word 'leadership?' In the business world, leadership now often simply means performing mundane managerial duties.
Trump's reaction to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, prompted business leaders to sever ties with two White House councils.
Recent incidents reveal more than just men behaving badly. They show the consequences when corporate cultures are driven by hyper-masculine personalities at the top.
The number of "knowledge workers" in Australia is rising but they present a unique challenge to managers.
The words we use to describe male and female leaders are a good guide to our deeply held sexist assumptions.
There's a widening global crisis in the legitimacy and credibility of leadership. It can be attributed to five sources: unable; unintelligent; immature; immoral and/or destructive leadership.
Studies can't predict an individual's behavior. But meta-analyses of social science research turn up differences in men's versus women's leadership styles, on average.