New research from Pew Research Center shows that women have a high labour force representation in these African countries.
Research suggests that traditional universities in Africa are on the way out, as technology and online models advance.
How Africa can encourage more women into the field of computer science.
Daniel Maxwell, Professor of Food Security, explains the surge in famines.
Abdul-Jalilu Ateku explores Ghana’s post-independence experience on it's 60th anniversary.
Social media has changed the way people in Africa are accessing news.
Drones, open skies and better rail infrastructure will help Africa realise huge opportunities.
Africa must industrialize in order to achieve its growth potential, and China and Italy are well placed to help, argue the authors.
To begin, imagine you are Esther, a woman living in a deeply rural part of Kilifi county in Kenya. To get to the nearest town you need to travel for three hours on a matatu (public minibu...
Providing electricty for millions across Africa, is a crucial step to achieving sustainable development, says President of Guinea Alpha Condé.
To achieve the UN's Sustainable Development Goals, Africa must industrialize, writes Li Yong, Director General of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO).
In an increasingly globalized world, innovation has become a key differentiating feature that can define long-term business success, which in turn leads to economic growth and consequent ...
In Kenya, the birthplace of mobile money, we are all well aware of how helpful financial tools can be in the lives of low income people.
For Africa, the road to prosperity must begin with investment in its most precious resource: the health of its children.
Today in Africa, only one in five people are in paid employment. How can the continent boost industry enough to create more jobs?