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Ethiopian Teff Hits UK Market

An Ethiopian entrepreneur is hoping to bring teff to Britain and beyond. It's a tiny grain with a variety of uses, and impressive health...

S. Sudan: 4M People in Need of Food and Humanitarian Assistance

There've been more dire warnings about the fallout from the ongoing conflict. Research by the government and aid agencies suggests almost four million people...

South Africa Marikana Deaths

The situation in South Africa's platinum-belt, near Rooohstenburg, remains tense... after four-deaths and nine-injuries, in just the last three-days. The strike has already cost...

Nigeria Latest On Abducted Girls

Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has asked the country's parliament for an extension of the emergency rule he placed on three northeastern states, over the...

Thousands of South Sudanese People Displaced

Thousands of displaced people continue to shelter at a UN base in South Sudan's northern oil rich town of Bentiu. Thousands more have been...

South Sudan : UN Calls For 30 Days Of Tranquility

We begin with the crisis in South Sudan. The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for a special tribunal for that country, saying...

An Action Plan To Fight Gender -Based Violence In Somalia

The Federal Government of Somalia and its partners have resolved to take decisive action to address the issue of gender-based sexual violence in the...

Tunisia’s Star Wars Parade

Some of the most famous characters in Hollywood History are back in Tunisia after almost 40 years. In 1976, the country provided the locations...

Psychiatrist Insists Pistorius Has Anxiety Disorder

South African prosecutors have applied for Oscar Pistorius to be admitted to hospital for a psychiatric assessment. It comes after an expert witness testified...

Uganda’s Cargo Tracking System

Uganda has commissioned its first ever electronic cargo tracking system. The country's tax advisory body says it will help reduce business costs and delays...
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