sub-Saharan Africa
Dying to give birth

Dying to give birth

Maternal mortality Postpartum haemorrhage and obstetric fistula are two avoidable conditions that continue to kill and maim women in sub-Saharan Africa every year Atim (not her real name), from Nigeria’s southern state...

Civil-military relations: An uneasy alliance

Civil-military relations: An uneasy alliance

After years of armed struggle to compete for power, Africa has ended up with a post-liberation legacy... You have read all of your free articles, to continue reading simply register to claim your complimentary...

Malawi’s democratic milestone 

Malawi’s democratic milestone 

When Malawians went to the polls in June 2020 – for the second time in little more than a year... You have read all of your free articles, to continue reading simply register to claim your complimentary three-day...

Africa’s mass trauma 

Africa’s mass trauma 

Since the end of colonialism, apartheid and white-minority regimes, many African countries appear to have had disproportionally large numbers of psychopathic, narcissistic and just mean-spirited leaders. All these...

The struggle to keep pace

The struggle to keep pace

Africa's collective electricity supply is bedevilled by weak legal frameworks and regional rivalry You have read all of your free articles, to continue reading simply register to claim your complimentary three-day...