Angola’s government has come under fire from human rights activists following reports that it has banned the religion of Islam.
Wed Nov 27, 2013 11:8AM
Broadcast Date: 26 November 2013
The United Nations, the United States, and former colonial ruler France warned of possibility of genocide in CAR.
Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:42AM
Broadcast Date: 19 November 2013
Despite the deaths of hundreds of mainly African migrants off the coast of Italy and Malta, Europe seems no closer to a workable policy that will save lives.
Wed Nov 13, 2013 11:10AM
Broadcast Date: 12 November 2013
AU leaders held an emergency meeting over the weekend of October 11-13 to discuss the ICC's indictment of Kenyan leaders.
Wed Nov 6, 2013 11:36AM
Broadcast Date: 05 November 2013
Namibia is finally getting to grips with its painful past by doing something other African governments started years ago - changing the names of places linked to their German colonizers.
Wed Oct 30, 2013 11:40AM
Broadcast Date: 29 October 2013
All over Africa governments are considering how to respond to the security threat posed by Al-Shabaab and other Al Qaeda-affiliated organizations.
Wed Oct 9, 2013 11:35AM
Broadcast Date: 08 October 2013
Many Africans think that when Nelson Mandela became South Africa’s first black president in 1994, the continent’s last colony was freed.
Wed Oct 2, 2013 11:36AM
Broadcast Date: 01 Oct. 2013
The talks between Kinshasa and the M23 began in December 2012 but broke down in April 2013.
Wed Sep 25, 2013 11:37AM
Broadcast Date: 24 September 2013
It’s one of those infectious diseases in the world and now eradicated! But now polio is making a comeback in Africa and is affecting thousands of lives in Africa.
Wed Sep 18, 2013 10:26AM
Broadcast Date: 17 September 2013
In the wake of Mugabe's ZANU-PF victory, the Southern Africa Development Community held their annual Summit in Lilongwe, Malawi's capital.
Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:24AM
Broadcast Date: 10 September 2013
Last week, President Yoweri Museveni announced that China has agreed it's largest ever investment in Uganda.
Wed Sep 4, 2013 3:20PM
Liberia’s education system is a mess and corruption is rife, and after ten years of peace, foreign investment is booming, but who’s making all the money?
Wed Aug 28, 2013 2:43PM
Broadcast Date: 27 August 2013
Both cooperatives and NGOs have had fraught relationships with Ethiopia’s political establishment, with cooperatives once perceived as an arm of the government and NGOs now seen as agents of foreign influence.
Thu Aug 22, 2013 7:48AM
Broadcast Date: 20 August 2013
Southern African leaders have praised Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe for holding peaceful elections, congratulating him over winning a seventh term in office.
Wed Aug 14, 2013 8:48AM
Broadcast Date: 13 August 2013
Tanzania is considered to be one of the most progressive of African countries, hence President Obama's recent visit, but according to human rights groups, Tanzania doesn't deserve its excellent reputation.
Wed Aug 7, 2013 10:5AM
Broadcast Date: 06 August 2013
A recent article in AllAfrica.com described the current state of Nigeria as an exaggerated version of the cultural and economic dilemmas facing all post-colonial countries.
Wed Jul 31, 2013 10:28AM
Broadcast Date: 30 July 2013
He was greeted like a returning hero when he visited Ghana in 2009, but since then many Africans have asked themselves whether there was any point.
Wed Jul 24, 2013 10:7AM
Mali plans presidential elections later this month - a first since the last year military coup overthrew democratically elected President Amadou Toumani Toure.
Wed Jul 17, 2013 10:1AM
Using Nigeria as a case study, this episode of Africa Today will ask whether Nigeria's population growth, and by extension Africa's, is sustainable.
Wed Jul 10, 2013 10:33AM
On June 25 a number of important players will meet in Dakar to discuss issues related to the International Criminal Court. Senegal is one of many African states that were early supporters of the court as an institution to make a decisive push in the fight against impunity.