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The story of rapper Luaty Beirão, who dares to talk democracy in Angola. By Marc Herzog.

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Somalia today is more like a political marketplace than a modern nation-state, writes Claire Elder.

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To celebrate World Radio Day, New Internationalist profiles the pioneers of Africa’s first all-female radio station, by...

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The government is trying to ‘shut down’ the internet, but some of Addis Ababa’s young techies are one step ahead. ...

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Bishop Johannes Seoka takes the mining company to task, nearly five years after the massacre.

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Diplomacy has failed, and the international media has turned its back. But the crisis is continuing, writes Philip...

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Chris Brazier's full interview with François Moné, the village's latest Chief.

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How the village has grown - and some facts about how things have changed.

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Chris Brazier returns to the village in Burkina Faso that he has visited every 10 years since helping to make...

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A photographic account of changes over the years in: housing; water; education; health; sanitation; food and farming;...

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Former military pilot François Moné has taken on the traditional role of Chief. He explains how he is using this to pursue...

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The latest instalment in the lives of Adama, his four co-wives and their 26 children.

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When rich and poor worlds collide, money is inevitably a problem.

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Mariama’s sons are all trying to make their way in the wider world. But how do you explain to Africans that the rich world is...

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The festival offers refugees and international guests excitement and windows into forgotten worlds, writes Stefan...

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Stair-climbing wheelchairs and electric tuk-tuks are among local engineers’ answers to the many challenges facing their...

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