Among the strongest African voices lamenting the withdrawals and calling for the ICC system to be strengthened were Botswana, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Lesotho, Mali, Nigeria, Tunisia and Senegal
How come Tunisia, the happy child of the Arab Spring, has higher numbers of its citizens joining ISIS than Algeria?
In Niger, 76% of young women are married before they turn 18, and one in five teenage girls give birth every year on average
THINGS ARE KIND OF LOOKING UP FOR FREEDOM IN AFRICA. More Africans today under elected governments than at any other time in recent history. And at first glance press freedom, where Africa used to score notoriously badly, seems to be in relatively good health. The Arab Spring, which overthrew dictatorships in Tunisia, Egypt, and Libya, has unleashed long-pent-up energies among the …
Today’s young people are coming to the job market in a period of plenty, and lots of glitz everywhere. Part of their needs are shaped by “envy”