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Coronavirus is not the only major problem East Africa has now

East African economies are already suffering from the worst infestation of desert locusts in 70 years, and the coronavirus is adding pepper to fresh...

COVID-19: African states won’t allow tourism at this point

You have probably cancelled, on your own, if you thought of visiting one fun, adventurous travel destination in Africa - or postponed....

Like Netflix, YouTube launches two more services in Nigeria

Netflix had found potential in Africa and entered the African market - deeply. Now it is YouTube. In...

Zimbabwe’s defence minister says coronavirus is God’s revenge strategy + Other political news across Africa

Credit Suisse Group AG's (CSGN.S) have been found culpable in a $2 billion Mozambique corruption case and...

Is March 8 truly a Women’s Day? + Other best reads of the week

Each week, we round up the best writings from across online platforms. These rise above regular reportage, highlighting current issues, the people...

Guess you didn’t know that grooms kidnapped their brides in parts of Sudan

If you visit South Sudan and the Eastern part of the landlocked country in East Africa, you’ll likely come across a small...