Nigeria is beset with security threats. Confronting them will take regional and international cooperation.
The sachet alcoholic drinks ban in Nigeria can curb youth alcohol consumption. But government must improve enforcement and awareness strategies for success.
In African coastal communities, traditional knowledge helps residents to anticipate and prepare for potential flooding events.
Youth migration, unemployment, proliferation of small arms and drugs are some of the drivers of violent crimes in Lagos.
Slums in Bamako, Mali are transforming into landscapes of protracted unrest, civil conflict, violent extremism and urban insurgency.
Street food is popular in Nigeria but safety is not regulated.
Ending discrimination against the Osu has been difficult because identifying an Osu is relatively straightforward for Igbos.
Banning single-use plastics in Nigeria is a step in the right direction. But its success will depend on provisions made for enforcement.
Around one-third of the players that have been called up to the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations were born outside of Africa.
Niger’s recent military romance with Russia could escalate tensions with France, regional allies and the European Union.
Resistance from the residents of informal settlements against housing evictions is not a new thing in Lagos, Nigeria.
Good governance is the missing link in Nigeria’s democratic experience since 1999.
Education can spur peace and development. Here are five essential reads on the topic.
World famous pastor offered ordinary Nigerians a spiritual explanation for their predicaments: economic hardship made them vulnerable to his power.
Recycled plastics are not safe if the chemicals used in creating them in the first place are harmful.
Ghana needs strong political will to enhance its climate change regulation.
Increasing the quality of a traditional wine sourced from plantain in Nigeria offers a viable way of reducing waste and boosting food security.
Increasingly slick films attracting big budgets are major features of Nollywood, the Nigerian film industry.
Several key events highlighted the growing ties between China and Africa.
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