Stories from 30 January 2016
An innovative design firm is using data and community outreach to protect Nairobi's poorest residents from devastating storms.
Are racial stereotypes so ingrained in Trinidad and Tobago that some think criminals can only be of one ethnic denomination? A dramatic robbery in Port of Spain proves that #CrimeHasNoEthnicity.
"Dear The Economist, I am of the deeply considered opinion that you owe President Jonathan and Nigeria an apology..."
A new bill in the Ukrainian parliament wants to replace the common pre-court notice and takedown procedure for copyright violations online with a faster blocking mechanism bypassing the courts.
The two wives hoax inspired a flood of hilarious memes on Twitter.
"I’d love for people to take away an appreciation of Mokko’s culture, the beauty in simplicity, and start to think about where their food and energy comes from."
The Laf team give a humorous twist to everyday themes, and perhaps that's one of the reasons behind their success.