Two new books about Zimbabwe deal with the coup in November 2017. But the country's treasures haven’t been dug up yet.
When poorer countries print more money, it doesn't make them richer – it just means people need more money to buy the same things.
2018 is on track to become only the second coup-free year in a century. Coup risk is way down worldwide, thanks to growing political stability in Latin America. Africa has the highest risk of coup.
Nigeria's first serious female presidential candidate could soon make her mark. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe remains in the economic doldrums.
Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration is struggling to overcome the national economic destruction wreaked on Zimbabwe over two decades under Robert Mugabe.
In mending the relations with Zimbabwe's white community by roping in Kirsty Coventry and Bruce Grobbelaar, President Mnangagwa might just have pulled off a masterstroke.
The time for words is over – the world wants to see positive action if it is going to engage and invest.
Music is an underutilised tool when it comes to steering curricula away from strictly Western and colonial models.
The way science is currently taught in southern African countries ignores the fact that the whole environment is a laboratory for learning.
African Australians contribute to all major musical genres - from dance to hip hop and beyond.
In reality, cybersecurity attacks are like a disease affecting people globally.
Venezuela recently devalued its bolivar by 95 percent to tame rabid hyperinflation that has been sending prices on everyday goods through the roof. If history is a guide, it won't work.
The messy and violent aftermath of Zimbabwe's recent elections met with only muted international criticism.
Gains made in the fight against HIV and AIDS in Zimbabwe could be reversed unless a legal provision is revised.
Violence and uncertainty has followed Zimbabwe's first modern election without Robert Mugabe. That's not surprising: After 38 years of dictatorship, it takes more than a vote to build democracy.
South Africa's ruling party, the ANC , is mishandling the process leading towards land expropriation without compensation.
Southern Africa's liberation movements have been losing popularity and confronting a crisis of legitimacy.
South Africans can't afford to let the land debate be reduced to a shouting match.
What start is this for a regime promising Lazarus-like revival for the ruling party and its friends around the world -- not to mention ordinary Zimbabweans?
To truly understand their discipline, students need to interact with laboratory equipment. They must both fail and succeed at running experiments.