People are sharing the gruesome video posted by the Christchurch mosque gunman. What is the responsibility of news agencies in such a situation?
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir's long rule can be attributed to three main pillars of support: the military, ruling party and political Islam.
Ethiopia is a storytelling nation in which Emperor Tewodros has a special place.
Somali community leaders should help to foster links with their traditional culture.
English is a language made by men, for men and it reinforces inequality.
The visibility of #MeToo makes it easy to overlook the very powerful campaigns against sexual violence in Africa.
Investors favoured Muhammadu Buhari's opponent, Atiku Abubakar. So what are the Nigerian president's economic priorities?
Women in countries such as India, Pakistan and others have long organized campaigns against sexual violence – many of which have resulted in stronger laws in these countries.
Socialisation of housing would see profits from rent put back into the maintenance and modernisation of the buildings.
A nuclear exchange, which would unleash untold destruction on both countries' civilian populations, remains a possibility.
Westminster has consistently disregarded the concerns of the devolved administrations over Brexit.
An analysis of billions of words in the Google Books database shows the way society has valued moral principles such as compassion, respect for authority, community values and fairness over time.
America may have missed a window of opportunity to curb China’s rise when it pulled out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
The UK has been humiliated by a judgment that offers hope to other nations looking to unburden themselves from the legacy of imperialism.
Nigeria's high unemployment rate has created a bloated and unproductive informal sector.
Helping refugees find avenues to generate income and live independently from aid can be positive for donors, agencies, and refugees alike.
Many of the men and women who left homes in the West to join ISIS or similar terrorist organizations in Syria and Iraq as fighters or supporters now want to come home. Should they be allowed back?
Demonstrations against Abdelaziz Bouteflika have opened up a rare space for debate and self-expression – and could signal a change to a more free and involved civil society in Algeria.
The legacy of colonialism's unfinished business has now migrated to the Indian Ocean.
Terrorist attacks and fatalities peaked in 2014, and have been on the decline since then.