Efforts to increase trade within the continent are being undermined from the start
Informal trade between African countries is greatly underestimated. A study of patterns across Benin's borders helps fill the knowledge gap.
Survey shows Zimbabwean policy makers need not fear a public backlash if they choose to abolition of the death penalty.
Health care systems in many African countries are very poor. Instead of fixing them, many African leaders seek medical attention abroad incurring huge bills which are ultimately paid by taxpayers.