Ending the Boko Haram insurgency is the last hurdle in Nigeria's race against polio
The Conversation Africa is expanding in West Africa.
South Africa and Nigeria have had a turbulent relationship dating back to the early 1990s.
Although Nigeria and South Africa are often cast as rivals they have a strong bilateral relationship
Despite its importance, Cameroon's maritime fisheries sector is plagued with largely hidden, or ignored, fisheries crimes.
The foundations of orderliness for any city are planning and management. Lagos had this in place in the early days.
City officials have not considered how approaches like mixed-use developments closer to the city centre might alleviate the housing shortage as well as protect Akure's green spaces.
The role and efficacy of the traditional crime-prevention measures in Iraye-Oke are widely acknowledged by people who live in the area.
More than two out of three displaced people are not refugees, but remain within their own country.
Nigerian men who wear their hair in knots are not a new phenomenon, but the hairstyle's spiritual heritage sparks fear in the hearts of many.
Shifting the capital of Indonesia and other countries may actually send the wrong message that cities too can be discarded.
Midlevel health workers can provide diagnostic and therapeutic services with lower entry qualification requirements and shorter training periods than doctors.
Most of the world might hate Trump, but in some places, based largely on his policies, there is hope and even admiration.
In our urban world, turning the makeshift and the informal into the livable and sustainable is our greatest challenge.
Banditry in northern Nigeria is making an already precarious security situation in the region worse.
WhatsApp can amplify and complement a candidate’s ground campaign. But it cannot replace it.
Digital technologies have created new opportunities for businesses in sub-Saharan Africa, but they must be aimed at meeting the sub-continent's needs.
One of the world's largest producers of oil has lost a legal battle that could have dire consequences on its fragile economy.
South Africa and Nigeria need to lead policy debates on long term measures to address migration in Africa.
It is time to reconsider the predominant strategy in play on the continent for dealing with terrorism.