Despite the relative political stability over the years, Tanzania needs a new constitution to address contemporary challenges and strengthen institutions.
The disturbance in Ghana’s parliament during the election of a speaker has raised questions about its current democratic system.
The decision to create new administrative units is grounded in split opinions
Alarmingly for the Morrison government, the public has well and truly registered its lack of action on climate change.
The law in South Africa is clear. Board committees may not function without keeping minutes.
The judgment highlights the lack of interest by successive government ministers in curtailing the self-interested actions of rural elites.
The collapse of local government in small towns is beginning to affect investment in farming, and the ability of agribusinesses to operate.
Southern African countries have been slow in embracing solar energy but this is changing.
The development strategy based on foreign investment in natural resources projects has not delivered economic growth or security. What’s needed is an inclusive vision based on local realities.
Jerry Rawlings found a unique path to legitimise his military rule in Ghana.
When policymakers reduce electricity scarcity to a few factors like theft and vandalism, to be solved with technology and stiff penalties, they miss other factors that contribute to electricity theft.
The way foreign aid is disbursed needs to be revisited to avoid the traps it’s fallen into in the past.
Ramaphosa is set to go down in the annals of history as an ANC president who presided over a tumultuous epoch in the party’s evolution.
A holistic view of climate change risk considers climate hazards, exposure, vulnerability and the responses to these. It also takes into account how multiple risks interact.
The government of Ghana needs a more creative solution to the problem of advance rent payment
The socio-economic and political factors that keep conventional energy out of reach of the poor can do the same with renewable energy.
New Zealanders pay the costs of poor environmental and infrastructural governance, but have little opportunity to influence policy in the first place. Here’s how that could change.
Africa’s urban challenges are increasingly well known and documented. But the amount of data produced on urban Africa still pales in comparison to other parts of the world.
Authority culpability as a facet of road accidents has been overlooked in Ghana.
In the wake of anti-Asian violence in North America, we need to demand accountability and not just stop after performing mental health check-ins.