Overall, differences in teachers’ subject knowledge could explain a third of the differences in student learning between the 14 countries.
No US president has set foot on sub-Saharan Africa since 2015 – and it hasn’t gone unnoticed.
Ali Bongo’s illness, the contagion effect of other recent successful coups and palace power tussles are factors responsible for Gabon’s recent coup.
Ali Bongo is the latest in a string of leaders to be ousted in military coups since 2020.
Failed developmental promises, ever shifting domestic elite alliances and popular demand for better living conditions contributed to the military removal of Gabon’s Ali Bongo Ondimba.
Gabon is resource rich, but the Bongo family’s continuous rule has been bad news for the country of 2.3 million people.
Longtemps en retard dans le déploiement de L'enseignement à distance, les pays d’Afrique subsaharienne ont dû maintenir les cours tout en respectant les mesures barrières .
Changing habitat ranges, competition for food and water, and biological effects of climate change all pose threats to wildlife.
This was the first national DNA-based assessment of any free-ranging large mammal in Africa.
Many African countries are experienced in managing outbreaks of viral haemorrhagic fevers and many of the lessons learnt from the Ebola can be applied to the Marburg outbreak.
Eurobonds are costly for governments. But they are also attractive because investors buy them without preconditions.
Studying how elephants move can give clues into how they can be better managed to conserve their populations.
The International Union for Conservation of Nature has made two big decisions related to the conservation of the African elephant.
In Gabon’s Lopé National Park, between 1986 and 2018, there’s been a massive collapse in tree fruiting events.
In general, the larger the tree, the more carbon it stores.
Downgrades have a devastating effect on economies that are already strained. The decision to downgrade during a crisis like the coronavirus pandemic must be challenged.
There’s much more going on in the world than the Trump impeachment and Brexit. Here are five momentous global stories to track in 2020.
Feeding a simple narrative of piracy without a broader look at other maritime security challenges hinders progress in dealing with it.
The discovery sheds light on how early humans evolved larger brains and the ability to eat meat.
Gabon’s strongman president, Ali Bongo, is barely clinging to power after contested elections, a stroke and a coup attempt. The Bongo family has run this stable central African nation for 52 years.