Turning prisons into a market opportunity could open them up to corruption.
Young men in Kenya are more at risk of contemplating suicide if they have friends and family who attempted or have gone through with it.
Kenya has a legal framework that protects its citizens from racism but there are challenges with its implementation
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.
Mobile money transfers have become the norm in Somalia. Transactions total as much as $2.7bn a month.
Biomass that's been through a torrefaction process could do the same duty as coal, with far less water use and less pollution.
A major constraint that prevents Kenyans from benefiting from the oil sector includes the lack of specialised training or technical skills
Containing Al-Shabaab in Kenya doesn't directly reduce the group's standing inside Somalia.
Lung plague attacks cattle causing disease and death, and more than US$60 million in losses annually in Africa. A new vaccine could prevent the disease.
A study in Kenya found that that there's an association between relatively higher economic status and obesity in a slum setting.
Conflict between people and animals has been on the increase in Tsavo, Kenya.
Interventions for vulnerable girls in Kenya aim to empower and keep them safe.
Gender biases are revealed in enrolment inequalities and policies that favour male students.
Under the right conditions marathons could be run in under two hours.
Only 16 out of 48 African countries and islands have access to hospital services within the WHO's two-hour time threshold.
African Australians contribute to all major musical genres - from dance to hip hop and beyond.
Better, more standardised frameworks are needed especially in Uganda if its universities are to benefit from transnational partnerships.
Planning for rivers is one thing, but implementation is another as urbanisation and population growth increases.
Green infrastructure can be a valuable tool in helping vulnerable communities to face the double threat of flooding and drought.