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25Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

As we concluded a week of celebrating women with the International Day of the Girl and the International Day for Rural Women, it’s worth asking: do governments have any idea what life is really...

24Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

NO region of the world has ever industrialised without the agricultural sector being first transformed. Africa is the last continent to do so and needs to catch up fast.

23Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

IN a recently concluded G20 meeting held in Hamburg, Germany, the world leaders vowed, among others, to commit to Africa Partnership.

23Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

THE responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making, and to build effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels.

22Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

Last week’s worst terror attack in Mogadishu, Somali’s capital, should serve as a wake-up call to the East African Community partner states that the terror group is still considerably powerful and...

22Oct 2017
Eliana Mwibari
The Guardian
Commentary

PEOPLE usually ask themselves so many questions all the time and this happens mostly when they are faced with different life circumstances.

21Oct 2017
Ani Jozen
The Guardian
Commentary

A RATHER large delegation of Omani officials made a visit to Zanzibar with a difference, that it was more or less a community of people rather than an official delegation, in which case the design...

21Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

Ethiopia can’t seem to escape the blight of drought, no matter how hard it tries. Despite impressive economic growth and decades of capacity building, it faces another humanitarian crisis as one...

21Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

Political violence in Togo claimed more victims this week. On Wednesday at least four people were shot dead in clashes between security forces and protestors in the West African country’s two...

20Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

Recent weeks have seen dramatic and unprecedented price increases on commodities in Zimbabwe as the bond note lost value against the United States dollar.

20Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

Repeated volcanic eruptions of Mount Sinabung since 2010 have displaced thousands of people, leaving villages around the mountain deserted, with volcanic ash, lava and mud covering the soil, trees...

20Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

AS  the school year began this September, there was welcome news for Ghana's nearly half-million students entering high school: 

19Oct 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Commentary

THE  number of people in Africa suffering from hunger had been receding for some years. But it is now on the rise again. 26 million Africans face starvation. A special series by DW Africa explains...

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