#African Union

  • Article: African First Ladies Call on African Union Member States to Prioritise Fighting Cancer
    Health

    African First Ladies Call on African Union Member States to Prioritise Fighting Cancer

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 12, 2019

    Ageing populations, tobacco, and alcohol are causing an increase in cancer cases. Read more

  • Article: A 'Game-Changing' New Trade Deal Could Boost Africa's Economy by $3.4 Trillion
    Finance & Innovation

    A 'Game-Changing' New Trade Deal Could Boost Africa's Economy by $3.4 Trillion

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 9, 2019

    This is the biggest economic deal created since the World Trade Organization was launched in 1994. Read more

  • Article: Hunger Kills More Children in Africa Than Anything Else: Study
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger Kills More Children in Africa Than Anything Else: Study

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|June 7, 2019

    “It is completely unacceptable that children are still going hungry in Africa in the 21st century.” Read more

  • Article: Kenyans Are Selling Their Cars, Homes, and Land to Fund Basic Healthcare
    Health

    Kenyans Are Selling Their Cars, Homes, and Land to Fund Basic Healthcare

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|April 10, 2019

    The high cost of treatment and increasing threat of diseases like stroke making the situation worse. Read more

  • Article: African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020
    Citizenship

    African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2019

    Wars and conflict have displaced more than 9 million people across the continent. Read more

  • Article: Bill Gates: African Nations Can Have Great Health Care Despite Poverty
    Health

    Bill Gates: African Nations Can Have Great Health Care Despite Poverty

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 19, 2019

    African leaders met to launch a united drive to ensure everyone can access healthcare. Read more

  • Article: African Union Wants to Extend AU Passport Across the Continent
    Citizenship

    African Union Wants to Extend AU Passport Across the Continent

    By Samra Seifu|July 24, 2016

    The passport was created to boost travel and economic growth across the continent; but will it work? Read more