Incidents of violence and growing fear and uncertainty have pushed over 400 000 Burundians to seek refuge in neighbouring countries.
Football coaches can improve their chances of winning tournaments by choosing a team based on a unique combination of factors.
Achieving the sustainable development goals on education in Ghana requires efficient resource allocation, not necessarily more money.
There isn't much space in Zambia's rural areas for open, judgement-free communication with friends and parents about sexual matters.
Travel is commonly perceived as "the" major factor affecting a team's performance.
Secrecy around the HIV-positive status of young children in school is denying them the care and support they need for a good start.
The most effective way to provide children in the CAR with access to education is to aim interventions at them directly.
In many instances, social media appears to be amplifying violence, creating a culture of impunity when perpetrators are not held accountable, and increasing insecurity and suspicion.
The mere presence of NGOs, no matter their size or aims, inadvertently reduced the legitimacy of local village headmen.
Human rights organisations worry that the UNHCR may be helping refugees return to war zones and, as an enabler of repatriation, are helping Kenya to violate refugees' rights
Our findings suggest that the demand for rhino horn is unlikely to fall because people's beliefs are firmly entrenched.
There's almost no place on earth that doesn't hold traces of humanity. But which routes did our ancestors follow first?
The ability of multilingual children to learn and advance academically from pre-primary has little to do with their English proficiency.
Rwanda is a paradox -- a 'development miracle' and an authoritarian state.
Leathermen expose the myth of hypermasculinity by refusing the violence and aggression which is normally attached to it.
African newsrooms are using media analytics to study their audiences but there's a downside.
Before democracy South Africa's mining sector prioritised profits over the people and environment. Not much has changed.
One of the most potent promoters of Nigeria's cultural soft power is arguably Nollywood.
There are regions in South Africa where it hasn't been established if the rainy season is in summer or winter.
Kenya is attacked far more than Ethiopia or other eastern African states by al-Shabaab militants.