Coal power

Is Coal Power Really Cheap?

‘Coal power is cheap and we have it in abundance’ is a popular quote among coal power proponents. In my daily interactions, I have...
Herdsmen farmer conflict in Northern Nigeria

Nigeria Herdsmen, Farmers Conflict Highlights Squeeze on Arable Land

The violent conflicts between farmers and herdsmen in Nigeria that left dozens of people dead over the weekend illustrate the intensifying pressure and competition...
climate change in africa

Are Climate Change Pressures Driving More Mental Illness in Africa?

(Article originally appeared on The Thomson Reuters Foundation News by Maina Waruru) It’s long been clear that climate change is altering patterns of disease outbreaks...