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.
In the last two decades, neglect of traditional medicine has been replaced by renewed focus and a raft of policies and new laws.
Kofi Annan and John McCain's positive eulogies could be because both men seized moments of human dignity and decency.
The British prime minister's visit to Africa comes amid increased interest by China and France.
In many ways US-Kenya relations is in uncharted territory.
As transitional justice efforts have become more widespread, their mandates have also become increasingly ambitious.
The Belt and Road Initiative will not be starting entirely from scratch. China has already invested heavily in several African railways.
Riparian zones are meant to be a vital part of Nairobi's drainage system, but they've been built on.
A Land Degradation Surveillance framework could solve this problem by systematically measuring and tracking indicators of land health in Africa.
New findings show that the numbers of cubs a cheetah is able to rear is lower in areas that receive lots of tourists.
Two decades after terrorists bombed the US embassies in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam, Kenya has implemented a slew of measures to counter terrorism.