Exclusive fashion and luxurious handcrafted shoes have long been regarded as the preserve of European designers and craftsmen. But now a young man in Ghana, Fred Deegbe, could be about to change that perception.
When a girl is in trouble, three ordinary Ethiopian girls transform into hooded, flying superheroes with magic powers. The comic series, Tibeb Girls, has managed to put spotlight on the lives of Ethiopian women and girls and has found a way of taking on societal taboos topics.
Locals in a fishing town in Mozambique are paying the price for the expected gas boom. Mozambique is tipped to become world’s third largest exporter of natural gas. What about residents who feel abandoned and forgotten?
Malawian prisons are known for their appalling conditions. Inmates wait for longer periods as investigations are carried out. Most of them don't even know they have a right to a lawyer. That's where Steve Sikwese and Alfred Munika, two legal activists come in handy.
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