There's no easy way for Eskom to claw its way out of the crisis it's in.
South Africa's president has committed to structural reforms in the energy sector.
Without the current experimental vaccine the Ebola outbreak in the DRC has the potential to spiral out of control.
Corruption has, over the past decade and a half, become one of South Africans' biggest concerns.
South Africa students are protesting and have brought university campuses to a stand still. This could have been avoided.
Before democracy South Africa's mining sector prioritised profits over the people and environment. Not much has changed.
The World Bank needs to change as part of rethinking the current world order, and giving rising powers and developing countries a meaningful voice.
Corruption in South Africa became increasingly organised under former President Jacob Zuma.
Countries that regulate political party funding do so to preserve their sovereignty and integrity of domestic politics.
Russia's President Vladimir Putin has new aspirations in Africa in pursuit of his country's assertiveness in the global arena.
One of the most potent promoters of Nigeria's cultural soft power is arguably Nollywood.
At the turn of the century, the greatest threats were posed by infectious diseases today, the biggest threats are posed by lifestyle diseases.
Many health professionals leave Africa because they don’t know how to handle the non-clinical systemic problems.
There's heavy burden for women in Ghana who don't have children.
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's pronouncements on the power utility Eskom, during the State of the Nation Address may lead to significant changes in country's energy policy.
Liberian President George Weah believes the current citizenship regulations in the country are unnecessarily "racist" and restrictive.
South Africa's Competition Commission has delayed the release of the final report of an inquiry into the private healthcare again.
Ethiopia has gone through a series of changes that's put the country on firm democratic footing.
The uprising in Sudan has weakened the authority of President Omar al-Bashir and political Islam in the country.
Several locally listed companies still have no female board members while most who do diversify their boards tend to appoint only one female director at a time.