Nelson Mandela would have turned 100 years old in 2018. DW has asked young Africans from all over the continent what he means to them today. He died on December 5, 2013.
Three African countries now have a seat on the UN Security Council, South Africa for the third time. For their votes to carry weight, the countries have to act in concert. Not an easy undertaking.
Voters in several African nations, including Nigeria and South Africa, are headed to the ballot box in 2019. But despite the numerous elections, experts don't expect much change on the continent.
Beyonce, Ed Sheeran and Pharrell were among the stars who took to the stage in South Africa to raise awareness for global poverty. Chancellor Angela Merkel's message offering good prospects for the future was beamed.
Steinmeier landed in South Africa on Monday for a three-day visit with a delegation of leading German businesses. Ahead of the visit, he praised South African President Cyril Ramaphosa's anti-corruption efforts.
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