Data suggest that people are living many years in poor health in Africa.
Many African countries tend to mismanage their groundwater resources.
The frequency of intense tropical cyclones is increasing in the South Indian Ocean - a region that previously didn't have these.
The leading causes of death in sub-Saharan Africa for adults 15 to 49 years were AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria, maternal disorders, and road injuries.
Staying below 1.5°C will require urgent, deep and radical changes in almost every aspect of our lives.
The UK's plans for post-Brexit trade and investment in Africa are pint-sized by the standards of other major players.
In reality, cybersecurity attacks are like a disease affecting people globally.
The messy and violent aftermath of Zimbabwe's recent elections met with only muted international criticism.
Gains made in the fight against HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe could be reversed unless a legal provision is revised.
Southern Africa's liberation movements have been losing popularity and confronting a crisis of legitimacy.
As Emmerson Mnangagwa blames Grace Mugabe for a failed bombing at a rally, his rivals try to find a way to close the gap.
Cape Town's water crisis holds valuable insights for other cities that need to adapt to the realities of climate change.
The death of Mozambican opposition leader Alfonso Dhlakama could affect the progress made to end hostilities in the country.
Zimbabwe has high hopes for a post-Mugabe era, but it has some serious growing pains to deal with first.
The protest song "Stimela" remains as much a song about present and future aspirations, as it is of the past.
Technology which located Mayan cities has been used to rediscover a southern African city from the 15th century.
Mating in southern African pythons is a serious business, and is rarely just a one-night stand
Emmerson Mnangagwa has a struggle on his hands as president of Zimbabwe, but he doesn't face much of a challenge from the opposition.
Kenyans believe that fixing education is not someone else's task or someone else's failure.
Despite spirited efforts to douse the flames of infighting within the MDC-T, matters came to a head at a recent rally in Chitungwiza.