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A Chitungwiza resident at what used to be her home. (Pic: Kumbirai Mafunda)
Harare demolitions: Residents say they’re not going anywhere
October 22, 2014 Posted by :
Eleanor Magaya was close to tears as she narrated how she has been continuously duped of her hard-earned cash by land barons. “Shuwa ndongoita mari yekurasa veduwee?” ...
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Tough sell: Marketing Uganda to gay travellers
October 1, 2014 Posted by :
Uganda is probably the last place a gay holidaymaker would want to visit, but tourism bosses in the east African nation are nevertheless trying to achieve the ...
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Locals in a market in Kenema, Sierra Leone. (Pic: AFP)
Ebola taking toll on West African economy
August 26, 2014 Posted by :
The worst-ever outbreak of the Ebola virus is taking a heavy toll on West Africa’s economy as crops rot in the fields, mines are abandoned and goods ...
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Chido Govera: Transforming lives in Africa by growing mushrooms
August 19, 2014 Posted by :
When she was 10 years old, Chido Govera was offered a way out. A relative walked many miles to see her and said: “You know, I see that you’re ...
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A sign warning of the dangers of Ebola outside a government hospital in Freetown on August 13 2014. (Pic: AFP)
Survivors enlisted in Sierra Leone’s Ebola battle
August 18, 2014 Posted by :
Hawa Idrisa was visiting her father-in-law in an Ebola ward in eastern Sierra Leone when his drip snapped out and his atrophying veins spurted thin, uncoagulated blood ...
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