Kenya grapples with two major challenges in the vaccination rollout: access to sufficient doses in light of the global shortage; and vaccine hesitancy.
ECOWAS needs to be decisive in enforcing its protocols and sanctioning members that flout the provisions of its protocols and policies.
The team from Wits University returned to a well-known ceiling panel in the Maloti-Drakensberg mountains, armed with new knowledge about the beliefs of the San people who made the paintings.
To understand her contribution to public debate, it's important to see her in the context of the historical moment that made her work possible, necessary and provocative.
The changes that society needs, such as preventing adolescent pregnancies, will not happen until researchers can use their findings to influence policy change.
Renewable energy sources won't make a decisive impact to alleviate South Africa's power shortage for at least five years.
Findings show that income transfer programmes must operate in deliberate coordination with ancillary social service institutions to deliver the maximum benefits for women’s empowerment.
Government has limited resources to improve quality in schools in Ghana.
Following a healthy diet may lower the risk of disease complications and allow patients to live well despite having the disease.
Narrow, unimaginative public health responses inhibit reducing HIV, exploitation and marginalisation within sex work.
Communication about malaria areas and treatments is crucial so that people are aware of risks.
There are three broad sets of health-related opportunities and benefits that may shape the future of India-Africa relations.
A firebrand activist for women's rights, her novels espoused truths that made her hugely unpopular with the government.
Nairobi harbours all the ingredients for zoonotic spillover to occur between animals and people, particularly in the most densely populated areas of the city.
There's ample evidence that colonial imprints and mindsets in many cities and towns around the world today still dominate the availability of green spaces and how they're managed.
The COVID-19 pandemic risks reversing progress made to increase access to affordable, reliable and sustainable domestic energy sources in Kenya.
African city planners need to promote inclusive cities where residents are not captive walkers but walk because it is accessible, safe and pleasurable to do so.
There are concerns that the longer girls spend out of school, the more they are at risk of dropping out.
Ghana's early lockdown strategy impacted an already vulnerable working class.
Opponents to South Africa's Bill restricting alcohol advertising claimed it would unjustifiably violate human rights, such as freedom of expression, and consumers' rights to information.