Acknowledging that many claims on women’s land ownership in Africa are oversimplified, the researchers still identified a consistent trend of African women owning less land then men, regardless of how land ownership was defined.
Nigeria's recently suspended central bank governor said the disappearance of oil revenues damaged his ability to prop up Nigeria's currency, pointing to oil sector corruption.
'True Detective' helmer Cary Fukunaga will reportedly write and direct an adaptation of Stephen King's horror novel, according to producer Dan Lin, who said he's producing the movie. Fukunaga's series 'True Detective' recently finished its first season.
International Women's Day celebrates the lives and achievements of women. Today, Food Tank is honoring a group of women who are working to end poverty and hunger around the world.
Despite Western condemnation of Africa's harsh gay laws (including a World Bank freeze of $90 million to Nigeria) the legislation is popular and the sentiment is deeply rooted in the culture.
Recent horrific killings by the radical group Boko Haram call for Nigerian leaders to learn lessons on how to curb armed conflict.
For most of history, humans struggled to survive in the natural world. Today, the very success of the human race has put nature under severe stress. Now it is up to humans to help.
A former Australian commando is using military tactics to curb poaching in Africa. Is that the right way to save the continent's vanishing animals?