AFRICA

Ties between African countries and China are complex. Understanding this matters
Ties between African countries and China are complex. Understanding this matters 926 617 theplatformke

By Yu-Shan Wu Foreign policy researcher and doctoral candidate, University of the Witwatersrand Chris Alden Professor of International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science Cobus van Staden Senior…

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African countries’ policies must shift to achieve zero hunger
African countries’ policies must shift to achieve zero hunger 1024 640 theplatformke

By Sheryl L Hendriks Professor in Food Security; Director, Institute for Food, Nutrition and Well-being, University of Pretoria And Elizabeth Mkandawire Research Assistant, University of Pretoria And Nosipho Mabusa Research…

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Why it’s good news that Swahili is coming to South African schools
Why it’s good news that Swahili is coming to South African schools 1024 512 theplatformke

By Dr. Peter Mose   Kiswahili will, from 2020, become the latest language to be taught in South Africa’s classrooms. This East African lingua franca, which is also an official…

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Mnangagwa’s been wooing Zimbabwe’s white sports heroes. Here’s why
Mnangagwa’s been wooing Zimbabwe’s white sports heroes. Here’s why 1024 614 theplatformke

By Tapiwa Chagonda   Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Johannesburg Sport in general, and particularly gifted sports people, have been known to rouse feelings of national unity. In the…

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NOBODY HAS COMPLAINED, STATE KEEP OFF SAME-SEX PARTNERS SHOULD NOT BE EXPOSED TO UNEQUAL TREATMENT BY THEIR OWN LAWS.
NOBODY HAS COMPLAINED, STATE KEEP OFF SAME-SEX PARTNERS SHOULD NOT BE EXPOSED TO UNEQUAL TREATMENT BY THEIR OWN LAWS. 1024 681 theplatformke

By ELIUS KATHERU KUBAI The legitimacy of a government is attached to the ability of such government through its agents to protect its citizenry from harm that may be caused…

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