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Ethiopia drought: on the edge of a crisis

Up to 10 million people are currently facing famine, reports Nicola Kelly.

Filed in: Drought Ethiopia Hunger

Chibok two years on: Remembering all Boko Haram’s victims

It’s been two years since Boko Haram abducted more than 200 schoolgirls. They and many others are still missing, writes Salil Shetty.

Filed in: Nigeria

The freedom of the city

Trust between communities is being rebuilt, writes Ruby Diamonde.

Filed in: Central African Republic Cities Conflict Society

With no UN to watch, Saharawis fear Moroccan regime

Local activists are expecting a brutal crackdown from the police, writes John Richards.

Filed in: Human Rights Morocco Politics UN Western Sahara

A new beginning for economic transformation in Africa?

Chris Matthews hears arguments for African-led growth at a forum in Rwanda.

Filed in: Africa Rwanda

Close your heart, open your heart

Closing our heart to suffering suppresses our humanity, writes Ruby Diamonde.

Filed in: Central African Republic Ethics Society

Innocents detained in Nigeria

Ayuba Ijai was held hostage for months by Boko Haram terrorists before government soldiers detained him on suspicion of being a Boko Haram member. Samuel Malik explains.

Filed in: Nigeria

Golden goal for child miners in Burkina Faso

Child miners are finding an unlikely escape from goldmines, through football, writes Rebecca Cooke.

Filed in: Burkina Faso

Angolan activists jailed for reading

They were arrested for organizing a bookstore discussion in the capital, Luanda. Marc Herzog reports.

Filed in: Angola

A word with Anjan Sundaram

The author and reporter talks to Graeme Green about self-expression, dictatorship and the importance of a free press.

Filed in: Culture India Politics Rwanda

Country profile: Cameroon

The central African country’s long sleep continues, says Ben Shepherd, but the clock is ticking.

Filed in: Cameroon Politics Society

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