Category Archives: Business

DR Congo Voters Want Change, and They Want it Now

KINSHASA Landu Kumbakidioko does not care who wins Sunday’s hotly contested election in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The Kinshasa-based barber just wants what the top candidates have promised: a better life in a resource-rich …

DR Congo Voters Want Change, and They Want it Now

KINSHASA Landu Kumbakidioko does not care who wins Sunday’s hotly contested election in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

The Kinshasa-based barber just wants what the top candidates have promised: a better life in a resource-rich …

Rwandan Leader Says at Least 2 Troops Killed in Rebel Attack

KIGALI, RWANDA Rwandan President Paul Kagame says at least two soldiers were killed when rebels crossed into the country from Congo earlier this week.

Kagame on Friday blamed the Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda, …

International Charities Work to Brighten Malawi Girls’ Future

Two international charities have launched a program in southern Malawi to help girls in rural areas remain healthy and stay in school. The charities are running girls’ clubs in the Mulanje district, a hotspot of …

In Africa, Sickle Cell Patients Endure Pain, Discrimination

Africans who have the blood disorder sickle cell anemia met this week in the northern Cameroon town of Garoua to step up an awareness campaign.

One hundred people with sickle cell from Cameroon and five …