Government money, artistic freedom, and integrity in Kenya in the time of COVID-19.
Africans can lead the charge to decolonize the profit-driven biomedical system by challenging European and American claims to prioritized access to the COVID-19 vaccine.
When the usual rules no longer hold, like in a pandemic, we might find inspiration in the collectivities and working principles of artists.
Father's Day reflections for the time of COVID-19.
It will be survival for the fittest when the COVID-19 vaccine arrives. As it stands, relevant international regimes for its distribution are not in Africa’s favor.
The coronavirus shut down in Ghana exposes the weaknesses and inequities in the country’s education system.
How African immigrants in New York City’s Manhattan borough coped with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Are we capable of rediscovering that each of us belongs to the same species, that we have an indivisible bond with all life?
African intellectuals are calling for a different discussion. Isn’t this the right time to propel changes that have often been postponed?
What exactly did South Africa’s government do with the time they gained through the two-month COVID-19 lockdown, except to brutalize its people?
The misguided rhetoric of Tanzanian President John Magufuli guides the country's response to COVID-19.
In an agreement between the EU and African countries, refugees held at sea in the Mediterranean cannot claim rights to asylum. They are forever in limbo.
Paranoia is my friend since, as Achille Mbembe says, “the pandemic democratizes the power to kill; now we all have the power to kill.”
What happened to the once universally accepted idea of healthcare for all?
Sugar has become the new gold in Tanzania as prices for the commodity soar and stocks vanish.
If COVID-19 teaches us anything, it is that the virus has no boundaries, and the well-being of both rich and poor are co-dependent. What we do about that matters.
The "Africa needs help" vs. "No! Africa can teach you lessons!" is tiring. Other than benefiting a few pundits, are we deriving any value from it?
Why courts should not become a country’s sole moral arbiter, how the coronavirus impacted judicial processes in India and South Africa, and more.
In Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, a partial COVID-19 lockdown has increased domestic violence, but women are not turning to shelters.
The recent news of evictions and mistreatment of African students in China during the COVID-19 pandemic is rooted in a history of violence and discrimination.