03 October 2017
Soldiers shot dead at least eight people and wounded many in Cameroon on Sunday.
20 June 2017
The movement has revived again on a national scale with tens of thousands involved in demonstrations
25 October 2016
South African authorities are trying to criminalise a wave of protests on campuses, writes Charlie Kimber
26 July 2016
Young adults in some parts of sub-Saharan Africa are on average 5cm shorter than their counterparts 40 years ago, revealed an extraordinary study released this week.
12 July 2016
South Africa’s local government elections, set for 3 August, will see a bitter battle between the ruling African National Congress and its opponents on both left and right.
08 July 2016
Protests, strikes and stay-aways have swept Zimbabwe in southern Africa as people revolt against food shortages, unpaid wages, corruption and repression.
17 May 2016
David Cameron’s description of Nigeria and Afghanistan as “fantastically corrupt”, on the sidelines of the bosses’ anti-corruption summit in London last week, was extraordinarily hypocritical.