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New Ways of Thinking On Health, Arts and Humanities Are Emerging in Africa

New Ways of Thinking On Health, Arts and Humanities Are Emerging in Africa Carla Tsampiras, University of Cape Town and Nolwazi Mkhwanazi, University of the...
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Under the Influence of … Congolese Virtuoso Ray Lema’s ‘Nangadeef’

Under the influence of ... Congolese virtuoso Ray Lema's 'Nangadeef' Michael Shakib Bhatch, University of the Western Cape This is the first in a new series...

Angola needs more oil exploration, including in marginal fields to stem decline in production

“Angola needs more oil exploration, including in marginal fields to stem decline in production” There’s so much excitement about where Angola’s energy sector is headed....
Girls have taken off, while boy struggle with an outdated idea of manhood.

More Attention Needs to be Paid to the Health of Africa’s Men and Boys

More attention needs to be paid to the health of Africa's men and boys Emmanuel Adebayo, Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta Being a man is usually...

Why science matters so much in the era of fake news and fallacies

Why science matters so much in the era of fake news and fallacies Tawana Kupe, University of Pretoria Democracy and social progress die without science and...

South Africa signs oil search deal with South Sudan

The South African government on Monday signed an oil production agreement with South Sudan, signalling intent to pump money into Juba’s nascent petroleum industry...

South Africa’s State-owned Oil Company Signs Deal to Explore Highly Prospective Block B2 in...

South Africa’s state-owned oil company the Strategic Fuel Fund (SFF) will own and operate Block B2. In 2018, South Africa agreed to invest $1 billion...

Zambia: debt, unpaid salaries and a poor harvest have sown seeds of crisis

Zambia: debt, unpaid salaries and a poor harvest have sown seeds of crisis Stephen Chan, SOAS, University of London In the volatile landscape of southern Africa,...

South Africa’s first democratic elections, 25 years on: never lose sight of what the...

South Africa's first democratic elections, 25 years on: never lose sight of what the country has achieved Nelson Mandela and outgoing president Frederik Willem de...

One Day In The Life Of A 10-Year Old Hawker in Douala

One Day In The Life Of A 10-Year Old Hawker in Douala By Canute Tangwa 2019 Today, it rained heavily all-through the night and late in...