By J. Todd Hawkins. An American missionary in Uganda has been arrested after a racist assault on hotel workers.
By Success Akpojotor. The Biafran Civil War is far from forgotten. As Nigeria’s president tries to reframe history, a state rebels.
By Jane Satterfield. On the fate of the rhino, horns, elixirs, and memory.
By E.M. Lyng. The death of the last male northern white rhino highlights a mass extinction crisis.
By Christopher Greer. South Africa works to postpone “Day Zero”—the day taps will run dry.
By Michael Kang’a. As the ivory trade continues, an elephant never forgets.
By Success Akpojotor. On the anniversary of the Odi massacre, a tribute to the victims.
By Success Akpojotor. A history of Nigeria from precolonial times to the present.
By Stephen Byrne. Based on chilling testimonies from kidnapped Chibok girls. More than 100 remain missing.
By Success Akpojotor. “Green and blue earth unite and sing/ Bring back our girls, with placards to the pitch darkness”