Timbuktu Chronicles passes on some interesting information about a virtual marketplace, enabled by the use of cellphones.
Andrew Heavens of Meskel Square interviews two Addis Ababa university students about Live 8.
The BBC has a good roundup of African blog reaction to Live 8; faithful readers of Global Voices Online will note that much of the coverage echoes our own Ethan Zuckerman's ongoing coverage of the same event.
There's a new Lesotho blog directory on the web.
Black Looks laments the fact that W8, a conference about women's rights in Africa, was barely noticed in the mainstream press last week.
This is Zimbabwe posts an article about how the forex market works in Zimbabwe.