Morocco’s teachers protest education budget cuts
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Morocco’s teachers protest education budget cuts

Thousands of demonstrators in Morocco defied a government ban to march through the capital in…

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Nigerian authorities struggling to resettle millions of IDPs
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Nigerian authorities struggling to resettle millions of IDPs

The Nigerian Government is busy reconstructing the region after years under the Boko Haram insurgency.…

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Club imparts skills to girls living in Accra’s poor communities
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Club imparts skills to girls living in Accra’s poor communities

To Ghana now, where a new initiative is helping young women take on computers, and…

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5th year after Mubarak’s ouster marked amid fear of attacks
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5th year after Mubarak’s ouster marked amid fear of attacks

Egypt is marking five years since a January 25th popular revolt that led to the…

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Ethiopia’s drought situation deteriorating at an alarming rate
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Ethiopia’s drought situation deteriorating at an alarming rate

The drought situation in Ethiopia is deteriorating at an alarming rate. Contrary to the forecast…

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Uganda gov’t launches website to reduce business setup hurdles
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Uganda gov’t launches website to reduce business setup hurdles

In East Africa, the Ugandan government has launched a dedicated website to support potential local…

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Imzad violin music coming back to life in Algeria
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Imzad violin music coming back to life in Algeria

A Tuareg women-only musical tradition has been reborn in Algeria. Women had long played the…

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South China sees temperatures drop to below zero
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South China sees temperatures drop to below zero

China has been grappling with an extreme cold wave that’s brought the chilliest winter in…

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Eskom seeks to increase tariffs to cushion costs incurred in 2013/14
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Eskom seeks to increase tariffs to cushion costs incurred in 2013/14

South Africa’s power utility Eskom, spent last week presenting its case to the electricity regulator…

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Egypt in commanding control of AFCON handball tournament
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Egypt in commanding control of AFCON handball tournament

12 teams are taking part in the 2016 African Handball Cup of Nations in Egypt…

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