Africa

WordPress is a favorite blogging tool of mine and I share tips and tricks for using WordPress here.

UN agency partners Botswana to end child marriages: official

The UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has partnered with Botswana’s ministry of health and wellness in a bid to end child…

Read More »

Sudan police ‘fire tear gas’ at protesters in Khartoum

Sudanese police have fired tear gas to disperse protesters demanding an end to military rule in the capital Khartoum, eyewitnesses…

Read More »

Rwanda starts issuing East Africa e-passport

Rwanda has begun issuing the East Africa e-passport in line with the country’s commitment to promote regional integration as envisioned…

Read More »

Increasing number of displaced persons in Mali may overwhelm humanitarian response – UN

In central Mali, an increasing number of displaced persons are stretching the humanitarian response and recent violence and floods are…

Read More »

Copper mine collapse kills dozens in DR Congo

At least 36 people have been killed after a copper and cobalt mine collapsed in Lualaba province in south-east DR…

Read More »

Arab uprising: What country could be next?

A wide-ranging BBC survey shows almost half of Moroccans are considering emigrating and want immediate political change. So could Morocco…

Read More »

Libyan forces ‘retake’ strategic town

Libya’s internationally recognised government says it has retaken the strategic town of Gharyan following clashes with insurgent forces. Gharyan was…

Read More »

Madagascar stadium crash kills at least 16

At least 16 people have been crushed to death at a stadium in Madagascar during independence day celebrations. Details are…

Read More »

Ethiopia ‘arrests’ dozens of opposition supporters

More than 50 people have been arrested after an alleged coup attempt in an Ethiopian region, an opposition party says.…

Read More »

’I was raped by Gambia’s ex-President Jammeh’

A 23-year-old former beauty queen in The Gambia, Fatou “Toufah” Jallow, has said she was raped by ex-President Yahya Jammeh…

Read More »
Close