Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from March, 2014
31 March 2014
29 March 2014
28 March 2014
27 March 2014
25 March 2014
Kenyans on Twitter explain how M-Pesa, a mobile-phone based money transfer and micro-finance service, has changed their lives since the service was introduced seven years ago.
24 March 2014
Meanwhile, 70 percent of Angolans live on less than two dollars a day.
Criticism was heaped on President Paul Biya for the celebration, held three years late and on a date that had no historical significance.
23 March 2014
22 March 2014
Ivory Coast-based news site Koaci.com has uncovered the story of six women in southern Lebanon who were kept slavery-like conditions. Lebanese blogger Joey Ayoub draws attention to their plight.
21 March 2014
17 March 2014
On March 16, 2014, jailed Ethiopian journalist Reeyot Alemu spent her 1000th day of imprisonment. Twitter users lent their support using the hashtag #ReeyotAlemu.