China, Western Europe, the United States and Brazil have thus far been the regions hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus has also been ... spreading across the African continent and threatening to devastate vulnerable populations and overwhelm an already fragile healthcare system.
The capacity to recover quickly from any challenge is often determined by how well we have planned for that challenge. In the world we live in, ... our gender greatly determines our preparedness for the different obstacles life throws at us.
In most African countries, the spread of the coronavirus has been through community transmission. Very few countries have widespread geographic ... transmission. The cases have been largely confined to capital cities and a few other localities. So is it all good news for the continent?
Benin has pulled Éloi Laourou out of the running and is now backing the nomination of Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the job of Director-General ... of the World Trade Organization (WTO). Patrice Talon announced the decision, which is set to be made public early this week, to Muhammadu Buhari.