Countries with healthy populations of big game should allow tourists to hunt them.
Concerns have been raised that the mammoth infrastructure projects taking place across Africa provide only a short-term jobs boost.
Hepatitis B vaccines have been available for over 20 years but the virus is still endemic in Africa, with the continent carrying over one third of the globe's case load.
Investing in science, technology and innovation can help give Nigeria a positive lift in many sectors of the economy.
As Obama travels to Africa, it's a reminder of how people and communities need to play a bigger role in the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.
To Palestinian students fed up with Fatah and imprisoned by politics, Africa's maturing democracies are a source of inspiration.
Africa is perfectly capable of competing with the rest of the world on fields and tracks, and in organisational terms too.
Zimbabwe dollars are being decommissioned at a rate of 35 quadrillion per US dollar, with eight alternative currencies to choose from.
The hope is that Buhari will be honest and efficient — but his post comes with significant baggage.
The internet is seen as a luxury item in many parts of Africa .
Unless Africa can manage the effects of climate change, the agricultural future for many Africans looks bleak.
There is a powerful African- born diaspora in North America and its members have much to offer their home continent. How should this relationship be crafted?
Rather than viewing the media as enemies, African leaders should take a leaf from some Western politicians' books and consider journalists as potential allies.
Studying in Africa can be enormously valuable for American college students, but only if they're prepared to venture beyond hotels and lecture halls to really learn about the continent.
An attempt by the incumbent president to change the constitution and run for a third term has exposed deep and dangerous divisions.
African cities are growing fast - and there are many reasons to be excited about this rapid urban development.
Though no magic bullet, bedaquiline has provided rich lessons about the challenges posed in global efforts to curb the TB epidemic.
The DRC is far from alone in seeking greater economic control of its natural resources.
Governments come and go, but Britain's Africa policy has long been a beacon of continuity.
Some countries in Africa have made great strides bolstering the middle class by supporting small businesses, but more needs to be done.