Africa

Statue of 'racist' Gandhi removed from Ghana university campus

A petition for the statue's removal cited Gandhi's writings calling Indians 'infinitely superior' to black Africans.

Statue of 'racist' Gandhi removed from Ghana university campus

Special series

World Food Day: Must-Watch Documentaries

From South Korea's Kimchi craze to Egypt's breadline - Al Jazeera's documentary picks for World Food Day, and every day.

World Food Day: Must-Watch Documentaries

Africa

Melania Trump opens Africa tour in Ghana with baby weighing

The US first lady is aiming to promote child welfare during a five-day tour of the continent.

Melania Trump opens Africa tour in Ghana with baby weighing

Ghana

Former UN chief Kofi Annan laid to rest in Ghana

World leaders pay tribute to Annan who died last month in Switzerland.

Former UN chief Kofi Annan laid to rest in Ghana

Africa

Germany's Merkel set to visit three West African states

Trip to Senegal, Ghana and Nigeria marks Germany's belated interest in Africa and concern over irregular migration.

Migration expected to top Merkel's agenda on West Africa tour

United Nations

Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies at 80

Annan served as UN secretary-general from 1997 to 2006 and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2001.

The Listening Post

The making and breaking of the West Africa Leaks

Inside the biggest media collaboration in the region's history, exposing the offshore dealings of the rich and powerful.

Counting the Cost

The cost of chocolate

How the biggest producers of cocoa beans are struggling to afford the very commodity that supports their economies.

Voices

In Ghana, the deaf live in isolation

Sixty years after missionary first helped educate hearing-impaired, schools struggle as society marginalises minority.

In Ghana, the deaf live in isolation

REWIND

Spirit Child: Ritual Killings in Ghana

Anas Aremeyaw Anas investigates the ritual killings of Ghanaian children deemed to be possessed by evil spirits.

Africa

How this man became Africa's most feared journalist

We meet Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Ghana's most notorious undercover reporter, to talk about his career and the future of investigative journalism on the African continent.

How this man became Africa's most feared journalist

Education

Q&A: The reality of free education for all in Ghana

Two NGO workers explain why, despite free tuition, some Ghanaian children still struggle to get an education.

Africa

Africa's 'lion economies' growth exceeds forecasts

The nations of West Africa, including Senegal, Guinea, Ivory Coast and Ghana have recently seen a significant increase in growth.

Witness

Kayayo: Ghana's Living Shopping Baskets

A young girl's dream to return home after two years of working in the markets of Accra clash with family pressures.

Africa

Escaping systemic racism: Why I quit New York for Accra

African Americans are returning to the lands of their ancestors as life becomes precarious and dangerous in the US.

Why some African Americans are moving to Africa