Why Africa is Lagging Behind in the COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

Vaccination remains one of the most important measures to contain COVID-19. Because of this, countries have been in a race to procure enough vaccines to inoculate their populations. Africa’s overall rate of 3.2% contrasts sharply ...

BBI Debunked: Unpacking the Amendment Bill

What exactly is BBI? This January, in a 7-part series. Debunk breaks down the bill seeking to amend one of Africa's progressive constitutions. Premiers, Sunday 10th January, 8pm.

How The Rare Rothschild Giraffes Were Rescued from Lake Baringo

The Rothschild giraffe, also known as the Baringo giraffe is a subspecies of the Northern giraffe. It was named after Lionel Walter Rothschild, a British zoologist, who first described the subspecies in the late 1800s.

Who Follows COVID-19 rules and Who Doesn’t? Kenya and Denmark Case Study

Why do some societies find it harder to wear masks, maintain social distancing and adhere to set curfews or lockdowns? It comes down to one simple but vital virtue that must be shared by members ...

How hospitals pick which patient to prioritise during a surge

During a surge in the number of coronavirus patients, hospitals often have to prioritise who gets medical care first. But how do triage officers make these difficult decisions?

Answering your Questions about Lake Baringo

Are tectonic movements at the Rift Valley to blame for the lake's rising water levels? How are the animals surviving these changes?