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03Jul 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Pastoralist men trade goats and other animals at a market in the centre of Wajir town, June 8, 2017.Pastoralist men trade goats and other animals at a market in the centre of Wajir town, June 8, 2017.

Mariam Mohammed was 15 when her uncle raped her in the family hut in Wajir, northeastern Kenya...

03Jul 2017
Daniel Semberya
The Guardian

Participants in the breakfast debate on "Natural Resource Governance Index 2017: What is Tanzania’s stand in the global rankings for Oil, Gas and Minerals Transparency?, organised by Policy Forum, keenly following the debate in Dar es Salaam last week.

Findings have shown that Tanzania has one of the largest unexplored gold resources in Africa....

03Jul 2017
Muharram Macatta
The Guardian

A crowded street in Dar es Salaam City.

Today, the national population is estimated to be about 50 million with the urban population...

02Jul 2017
Isaac Mwangi
The Guardian

KENYA’S opposition leader Raila Odinga is a serious contender for the country’s presidency by...

02Jul 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

THERE was no sign that it was going to rain that day and neither had it rained for months.

01Jul 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

TOWNS like Langwenda in Kenya’s central Nakuru County still bear the scars of the post-election...

01Jul 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

ITALY has threatened to stop vessels of other countries from bringing migrants to its ports.

01Jul 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Parts of Africa could face a massive unemployment crisis by 2040, with “catastrophic”...

01Jul 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

THE Trump administration has set new criteria for visa applicants from six Muslim-majority...

30Jun 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Carl Niehaus (Left), Mzwanele Manyi (centre), Kebby Maphatsoe (Right).

The other day I was asked to look through the work of a gifted, but younger, colleague. He was...

30Jun 2017
Muharram Macatta
The Guardian

It is now widely accepted that the countries that managed to catch up with the old...

29Jun 2017
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Malawi’s population will increase from 18 million today, to 45 million by 2050.

Before IPS,” says Francis Simion, 39, a Malawian farmer in the village of Njovuyalema, “I had...

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