Latest stories about Sub-Saharan Africa
1 April 2014
"The truth is that Africa is a continent bubbling with unending stories."
31 March 2014
Oxpeckers Center for Investigative Environmental Journalism and Land Quest investigate environment and development issues.
27 March 2014
Data journalism in West Africa often must work against a lack of data, funds and regulation.
25 March 2014
Kenyans on Twitter explain how M-Pesa, a mobile-phone based money transfer and micro-finance service, has changed their lives since the service was introduced seven years ago.
24 March 2014
Meanwhile, 70 percent of Angolans live on less than two dollars a day.
Criticism was heaped on President Paul Biya for the celebration, held three years late and on a date that had no historical significance.
22 March 2014
Ivory Coast-based news site Koaci.com has uncovered the story of six women in southern Lebanon who were kept slavery-like conditions. Lebanese blogger Joey Ayoub draws attention to their plight.
17 March 2014
On March 16, 2014, jailed Ethiopian journalist Reeyot Alemu spent her 1000th day of imprisonment. Twitter users lent their support using the hashtag #ReeyotAlemu.
16 March 2014
The cold war defined post-colonial African politics with its left vs right dichotomy. But is it still relevant for the continent today ?
11 March 2014
Hungry for tajine, a meat or fish stew with vegetables or dried fruit from Morocco? Or how about ravitoto, a dish made from cassava leaves, onions and pork from Madagascar?