Enset (ensete ventricosum; Abyssinian banana), uniquely domesticated in Ethiopia, sustains upwards of 20 million people in southern Ethiopia. It also feeds a sizeable animal population and is in turn nurtured by both animals and people.
African Studies Centre
Convened by: COMPAS and African Studies
Venue: Pavilion Room, St Antony’s College
Date: 5.00-6.30pm on 3 May 2018
Devolution introduced new local-level political offices in order to transform Kenyan politics by reducing the high stakes around the presidential race.
This seminar seeks to explain the competing and sometimes conflicting aspirations of the Ethiopian State, and its outcome as it has been displayed in the recent popular protests and demands.
Chief Afe Babalola, OFR, CON, LL.D (London), a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), is arguably the most successful and most respected living lawyer in Nigeria.
Most writing on the black press in South African history views Umteteli wa Bantu, established in 1920 and funded by the Native Recruitment Corporation, as a signal for African loss of editorial independence, punting moderate African views in reaction to the more radical news available in newspape
How do we approach the questions of governance and development in the context of myriad challenges to human and state security such as the Boko Haram insurgency, lack of access to quality education, good health care, etc.?