How many people are there in Africa? What is the continent’s projected population over the next ten, twenty and hundred years? And how accurate are population forecasts?
Factsheets and guides
All the facts: who qualifies for the new Zimbabwean Special Dispensation permit (ZSP), what the application requirements are and what it will cost.
Towns in Nigeria’s northeast have been overrun by Boko Haram militants in recent weeks. But who are the group and what do they want? The author of a forthcoming book explains.
How much do South Africa’s 35 ministers and 37 deputy ministers cost the taxpayer every year? We took a look.
The reality of accessing government information in Africa is often at odds with the legislative frameworks in place to ensure the “right to know”. This factsheet looks at the state of freedom of information on the continent, as well as developments that have changed the legislative landscape.