Angola's new President João Lourenço has shown some willingness to engage in more inclusive politics.
Lake Malawi is considered a biodiversity treasure because almost all its species occurs nowhere else on the planet.
It's all too common for local scholars to be sidelined in what are supposed to be genuine research partnerships.
Hexanal, a chemical produced naturally by fruits and vegetables, may help keep produce fresher for longer.
African countries need to find a way to present a common front to the rating agencies.
There's been an evolution in Tanzanian laws used against the press
Declining water quantity and quality means people have to travel further to find good water sources.
The needs of children with albinism aren't met in the classroom and this often leads to them dropping out of school.
When children are drawn into their countries' informal justice systems, their human rights are often threatened.
A new book celebrates the long and rich history of investigative reporting in southern Africa, and highlights some hidden and forgotten gems.
In 2018, Hollywood released two films depicting youth forced into Christian ex-gay conversion therapy programs. A survivor of these programs tells the story.
Narratives about successful community-based conservation efforts in Tanzania need to be probed.
We don't have the data in developing countries, and in global statistics to know if the digital divide is being closed.
Tanzania was an early, ardent believer in family planning. Now it joins a growing number of developing nations that see potential advantage in having a huge and growing workforce.
It's vital for academics in South Africa to start asking deep questions that examine what decolonialism could look like in their teaching.
As the Maasai people of Kenya seek to expand their agricultural developments, the lives of one of Africa's greatest creatures are being severely disrupted.
The number of giraffes in Africa has dropped by 40% over the past 30 years, but the reasons for this remain largely unknown.
Containing Al-Shabaab in Kenya doesn't directly reduce the group's standing inside Somalia.
Tanzania faces the challenge of conserving forests in a developing country with a rapidly expanding population.
Women-owned small business in Tanzania stay away from formal loans because of their negative beliefs about loans.