Special Report


Why Rwandans want Kagame to go for another term

Doing it differently

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Does Nigeria run better without a cabinet?By MANNIR DAN ALI | Sunday, August 30   2015 at  15:33

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria. PHOTO | BBC |

Supporters of Muhammadu Buhari expect a clean sweep

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Salif Keïta: I had to fight for the right to be meBy BONFACE NYAGA | Friday, August 28   2015 at  12:59

Malian artiste Salif Keita. |

The Malian artiste; the Golden Voice of Africa

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Amilcar Cabral, the missing factor in turbulent Guinea BissauBy TAMBA JEAN-MATTHEW | Tuesday, August 25   2015 at  14:49

Amilcar Cabral, the founding father of Guinea-Bissau |

Why the latest political stalemate could return the country to its violent past

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Eyeing the stars: Ethiopia's space programmeBy KARIM LEBHOUR | Tuesday, August 25   2015 at  10:41

The Entoto Observatory and Research Centre, on the outskirts of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. PHOTO | AFP |

When the prospect of conquering space became a reality for a poor country

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