Scottish explorer David Livingstone was not the first person to see the Victoria Falls. However he is always credited as having discovered it.The youth want that narrative to change.
The youth vote is key in Zimbabwe's first election since its nonagenarian president, who sat tight for decades, was booted out. The poll on July 30 is expected to be a showdown with an entrenched old guard.
Africa is harnessing the power of its emerging youth demographic to spearhead efforts to tackle climate change.
The 2017 Ibrahim Index of African Governance was released on Monday. Philanthropist Mo Ibrahim spoke to DW about Africa's demographic dilemma, the Zimbabwe coup, and Ghana as a model of democracy.
Power shifts in The Gambia, Ghana and Zimbabwe in 2017 sparked hope among Africa's youth. But the outlook for 2018 is anything but rosy, says DW's Claus Stäcker.
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