Special Report

21/10/2014

‘I survived Ebola to help others fight the disease’

A personal story of triumph

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President Ian Khama faces the challenge of his life but...By MTOKOZISI DUBE | Saturday, October 18  2014 at  14:42

A supporter of President Ian Khama at a campaign rally. PHOTO | MTOKOZISI DUBE |

Numbers appear to be in the leader's favour despite growing political pressure

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Boom times for Ethiopia's coffee shopsBy JAMES JEFFREY | Thursday, October 16  2014 at  16:26

Ethiopia has a very long and proud coffee-making history. PHOTO | BBC |

How young professionals leading busy lives are driving the change

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How Nyerere won Africa’s deadly warBy ATTILIO TAGALILE | Tuesday, October 14  2014 at  11:41

Mwalimu Julius Nyerere. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

Tanzania commemorates 15th anniversary of the death of founding president

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Kenya's new status symbolBy VINCENT ACHUKA | Monday, October 13  2014 at  10:54

Police displaying AK47 firearm recovered after four robbers were shot dead in Nairobi on July 21, 2014. A survey, which ranked Kenya at position 61 out of the 178 countries polled in terms of weapons in private hands, found that there were at least 5,000 registered gun owners in the country. PHOTO | FILE |

What could be driving this new craze ?

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Uganda state and civil society romance fails the test of timeBy CHARLES OMONDI | Friday, October 10  2014 at  18:22

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The ruling elite uncomfortable with organisations holding them to account

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Kenya's super rich billionaire's clubBy NJOKI CHEGE | Wednesday, October 8  2014 at  11:47

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A jacket for $4500 and a suit that will set you back $13,500 ?

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