Ghana is the latest country in Africa to mandate the use of pictures on cigarette packages to convey health warnings.
A crucial resource in enabling migration is having some personal link to current migrants.
Senegal is important for Africa because it’s a country that shifts the narrative of the continent as an “arc of instability.”
In sub-Saharan Africa there are more people with mobile phones than access to electricity, and their data could be useful.
The African Peer Review Mechanism got off to a good start, but enthusiasm soon waned.
South Africa, Senegal, Nigeria ... the story seems to be the same.
A combination of reasons have led to the drying of the Sahel.
Gene sequences can be manipulated to prevent certain diseases and improve public health.
It's all too common for local scholars to be sidelined in what are supposed to be genuine research partnerships.
Too many African countries believe Beijing when they are told in negotiations that they must take it or leave it.
Aquaculture is endangering the marine environment, threatening the livelihood of small-scale fishers and food security.
Senegal has made great strides in astronomy and planetary sciences in recent years.
A lighting revolution is underway across Africa that's occurred largely without government or donor involvement.
West African pidgins are unique, showing that they have come to stay no matter what some say or feel about them.
Although Senegal's overall World Cup result was disappointing, the team showed that they have a great deal to build on for future campaigns.
It's time Africa's top administrators tried to find out why top African players are choosing to represent European countries, so that they can work to rectify the situation.
A great deal of hope was placed on a few outstanding African players whose abilities did not blossom at the World Cup.
African governments and football associations need to do some serious recalculating for the Qatar world cup in 2022.
The football world cup offers a useful chance to consider the apparent division between North and sub-Saharan Africa.
Africa has always promised a great deal in the international showcase but delivered very little at the football world cup.