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Benin elections: The fight for a democratic future

Voters in Benin are taking part in elections after protests over President Patrice Talon’s broken…

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When Covid-19 shut schools across the world, few imagined that more than a year later…

Nigeria’s Efik queen wants to take royal meetings online

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The women fighting South Africa’s ‘infodemic’

In South Africa, a small group of volunteers is waging an online battle against Covid-19…

Hunting rare birds in Pakistan to feed the sex drive of princes

In 1983, two army officers stopped at a car rental office in Pasni, a small…

Uganda climate change: The people under threat from a melting glacier

Ronah Masika remembers when she could still see the snowy caps of the Rwenzori mountains,…

Ivermectin: South African medics using unproven worm drug to treat Covid-19

The drug Ivermectin, which has been touted by some as an effective coronavirus treatment even…

Kenya’s Mike Sonko: The rise and fall of Nairobi’s ex-governor

In a dramatic fall from grace, the colourful former governor of Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, is…

Dan Gertler – the man at the centre of DR Congo corruption allegations

The Biden administration recently re-imposed sanctions on Israeli businessman Dan Gertler over alleged massive corruption…