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Reporter’s Diary: The ‘new education’?

Lego scattered on every child's desk, a laminated step-by-step guide to building a model, two teachers ready to help whoever may need. That's what this...

Reporter’s Diary: Kenya’s political landscape

Thursday, Kenya's political uncertainty was apparent as election day saw low voter turnouts in certain polling stations, and protests across parts of the country....

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...

Reporter’s Diary: The true price of gold

For Judith Akelo Otana, she can no longer hold a cup of water still - or bathe herself fully. Ever since her hands began...

Reporter’s Diary: U.N. Environment Assembly

In such uncertain times for the global climate, the United Nations Environment Assembly 2017 (U.N.) provided a platform for those concerned with the future...

Recent

Government shuts down key prison in Mogadishu

12 hours ago
Ministry of Internal Security of Somalia on Sunday shut down Godka Jila’aw, a key prison in which National Intelligence and Security Agency used to...

2 killed in attack in Rwanda, near border with Burundi

13 hours ago
Unidentified attackers torched three passenger vehicles in southern Rwanda on Saturday evening, killing two and injuring eight Cyitabi Sector of Nyamagabe District, near the...

Kenyan government to deploy additional police reservists along Kenya-Somalia border

13 hours ago
The Kenyan government is set to deploy at least one thousand additional police reservists along the Kenya-Somalia border in Wajir County as efforts to...

U.S. orders non-emergency staff out of Congo before election

17 hours ago
The U.S. State Department said on Saturday it had ordered non-emergency government staff and family members of government employees to leave Democratic Republic of...

Opinion

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

1 month ago
by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

1 month ago
  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 month ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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