Computer games aren't just for boys anymore. Girls enjoy playing them just as much, but the WAY they play the games is of course different. The computer games industry is now trying to target the tastes and wishes of women of all ages.
The groundbreaking shooter game "Fortnite: Battle Royale" is seeking to emulate its success for PC and consoles on the mobile gaming market. But why is the game such a big deal?
Many people still think science and maths are subjects for men and boys. In Kenya that has certainly been the case, but now things are changing with a new initiative designed to encourage girls to take up science.
Are video games sexist? One thing's certain: the gamer scene is longing for more female characters — and Lara Croft's character and body has changed incredibly since the first "Tomb Raider" in 1996.
Women take charge of men on Carnival Thursday by cutting off their ties and giving them a kiss. The tradition hails from an era when women's rights didn't exist. This year, the #MeToo movement is also leaving its mark.
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