A British online news outlet compiled a selection of photographs taken around the continent from 8 to 14 August this year. Some are interesting. Some are poignant and some are just cool. Have a look for yourself
The Somali government has been lambasted for its arrests and torture of journalists employed by independent media group Shabelle Media Network
Some men call their penises ‘Sex Pistol’, ‘Big Guy’, ‘Drill Machine’ or ‘Mighty Joe’. It’s as if guys equate size with power – which can explain why penis enlargements is a growth industry. Meanwhile women seem less concerned…
The Chinese have always looked at Africa from an eclectic perspective of infinite possibilities, and they are here for business, not to make friends. Do you know how to do business with the Chinese?
In Part II of our report on the passions stirred up in South Africa by Israel’s invasion of the Gaza Strip, and the headache it has created for the government, journalist Ilham Rawoot explores the divisions these events have created within the Jewish community
Four thousand miles south of Gaza, in South Africa, a cold war of epic proportions is raging between pro and anti Zionist groups, and political parties, over Israel’s invasion of the Strip. With passions running high, government is in a glaring spotlight.
South Africa on Tuesday said around 250 000 Zimbabweans residing in the country on temporary visas due to expire this year can get three-year extensions, delaying a possible mass expulsion of workers
If you thought bachelorette parties were just for getting drunk and pawing male strippers, you need to get yourself invited to one in Kenya, where equipping the bride-to-be for marriage sometimes involves showing her how to throw it down in the bedroom