Stories about Sub-Saharan Africa from October, 2018
The livelihoods of Madagascar’s coastal communities will be seriously threatened if they must compete with the potential catch capacity of these fishing boats.
A Mozambique surfwear retailer thought is was a good idea to name their store “Hitler”—Netizens disagreed
The "Hitler" store, which seems to have been in business since early October, is located in one of the largest shopping centers in the country.
In September, the National Security Council announced all NGOs – except in hospitals and schools – were suspended for three months from October 1, and mining companies for one month.
For some African nations, the allure of outsourcing their education systems to well-funded foreign NGOs is hard to resist. But it's the most vulnerable who end up paying the price.
South Africa is a major destination for young Mozambicans for jobs and studies, and many were left wondering how the ruling will affect them.
The noise we make on digital platforms scares oppressive regimes. In some cases, it can even force them to rescind their actions.
António Costa's official visit to Angola following months of diplomatic tensions between the two governments has caused a stir over his clothing choice.
"At this moment, I am on the street crying without knowing where to go."