After more than 50 years of independence, African countries remain embroiled in the controversy over which political model – democracy or authoritarianism – to adopt in order to enhance economic and human development.
- Wednesday, 13 August 2014 15:51
- Lindiwe Majele Sibanda
Food, despite being the greatest opportunity for a healthy lifestyle, could become the greatest threat and cause of death, particularly across Africa.
- Wednesday, 06 August 2014 16:48
- Robert Tashima
For a region of the world that is attracting so much attention these days for its economic performance – whether in terms of growth rates or bond yields, infrastructure spending or disposable incomes – Africa is still surprisingly poorly-understood.
- Friday, 04 July 2014 17:09
The US government is stuck in a Cold War mentality and using Ukraine for its own geopolitical goals.
- Monday, 30 June 2014 16:39
- Yamila Castro in Berlin
Germany is caught between hard interests and soft values as it tries to find its way into the African market. But is Chancellor Angela Merkel's government doing enough?