Ken Egbas, founder of The SERAS, unpacks some of the awards programme's most significant impacts on the African CSR landscape
Sindy Peters 13 hours ago
The sixth mass extinction of life on Earth is unfolding more quickly than feared, scientists have warned
Since its launch in 2013, Rethaka has manufactured and distributed 10,000 Repurpose Schoolbags in six African countries, recycling 400,000 plastic bags in the process
Sindy Peters 29 Jun 2017
The powerful Y'ello Box is bringing 24/7 electricity to Nigeria via your mobile phone
Under a leaden sky in oil-rich southern Nigeria, young men hang around with nothing to do, covering their noses from the noxious fumes of the polluted swamp
"Investing in agricultural assistance today will provide food for tomorrow; and can ensure people have a source of food even when they are cut off from other forms of humanitarian aid."
Africans are seeing a steady improvement in the quality of their lives, with some countries even nearing world averages, says a wide-ranging report out on Monday, 22 May, on the continent's future
Many people will have heard of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. But less well known is the concept of sustainability at the root of these goals
Kenneth Amaeshi 18 May 2017
When bulldozers rolled into their forest at the start of last year, the Ekuri community in southeast Nigeria protested: "Indigenes say no!"
Nigeria recently began a fresh effort to ascertain its climate change obligations under the Paris Agreement
Olushola Fadairo 28 Apr 2017
The Nigerian city of Port Harcourt used to be known as "The Garden City" because of its soaring palm trees and green open spaces
Nigeria-based green entrepreneur Achenyo Idachaba is helping change the story in the riverine community of Bayeku in Ikorodu, Lagos by turning an invasive water plant that chokes Nigeria's waterways into a source of income
Sindy Peters 24 Oct 2016
A New Earth, a boutique organic and eco-living store based in Beirut, Lebanon, recently announced its opening in Lagos, Nigeria. The expansion is testament to the owners' belief in moving towards a cleaner, healthier, more sustainable way of living.
Jessica Tennant 12 Oct 2016
AfDB together with the IITA embarks on an initiative that aims to put an end to youth unemployment in the continent by creating eight million agribusiness jobs
Dominique Von Rohr 29 Sep 2016
Following three new cases of polio in Nigeria, Rotary has added $35m in grants to support the global effort to end the disease..
According to FAO, food insecurity in parts of Nigeria's northeast and urgent action is needed to provide farming and livelihood support to 385,000 people
You can't turn on a screen in 2016 without seeing an example of branded content or native advertising flit across your eyes
Two years ago the World Health Organisation (WHO) identified air pollution as the world's worst environmental health risk
Due to stronger aquaculture supply and firm demand, record hauls for some key species and reduced wastage, global per capita fish consumption has risen above 20 kilograms
African farmers constantly have to compete against climate change, adverse weather conditions, drought, affected soil and high costs