Urine test kit to help beat malaria
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Urine test kit to help beat malaria

It’s now possible to test for malaria using urine instead of blood samples. The Nigerian…

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‘Rumba king’ Papa Wemba posthumously decorated in DR Congo
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‘Rumba king’ Papa Wemba posthumously decorated in DR Congo

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s rumba king Papa Wemba has been post-humously awarded one of…

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Judge blocks access to messaging service for 72 hours
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Judge blocks access to messaging service for 72 hours

A Brazilian judge has ordered wireless phone carriers to block access to Facebook’s WhatsApp messaging…

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Kenyan tea manufacturers use Chinese finances to expand
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Kenyan tea manufacturers use Chinese finances to expand

To our special series on Rediscovering Africa now. Kenya is the world’s largest exporter of…

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Cameroonian President arrives in Nigeria for state visit
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Cameroonian President arrives in Nigeria for state visit

Cameroonian President Paul Biya has begun a two-day state visit to Nigeria . President Biya,…

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Magic System drummer passes on
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Magic System drummer passes on

A drummer of one of the most popular bands- Magic System has drowned. In a…

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Samoa downs Spain 38-32 in the U20 rugby finals in Zimbabwe
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Samoa downs Spain 38-32 in the U20 rugby finals in Zimbabwe

There was a dramatic climax to the U20 Junior World Rugby tournament on Sunday in…

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Pilot phase of Nigeria’s digital switchover begins in Plateau State
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Pilot phase of Nigeria’s digital switchover begins in Plateau State

Television viewers in Nigeria’s Plateau State will now be able to access 15 TV channels…

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Exponential population growth straining the housing sector
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Exponential population growth straining the housing sector

Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos, is a huge draw for Nigerians mainly because of the opportunities…

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Seaweed farmers in trouble as Zanzibar’s economy struggles
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Seaweed farmers in trouble as Zanzibar’s economy struggles

Zanzibar’s position as the world’s 3rd largest producer of seaweed is under threat. Climate change…

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