In Depth

Wed,17Oct2018

In Depth

Editorial by Patrick Smith: African internationalism

 

Patrick SmithThey came from across the world to pay a final tribute to Kofi Annan on 13 September. Honour guards carried Annan’s coffin draped with the national flag – red, gold and green with the emblematic black star – through the streets of Accra, made sombre on this funereal day. 

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Conservationists in Tanzania use tech platform to protect endangered species

In this photo taken Friday, March 23, 2018, wildlife veterinarian Justin Shamancha stands back after administering a dose of tranquilizer antidote to an elephant on whom a GPS tracking collar has been attached, in Mikumi National Park, Tanzania. Photo: Ben Curtis/AP/SIPAIn Tanzania's Grumeti Game Reserve, next to Serengeti National Park, elephants roam, rangers sleep more peacefully at night, and poachers have been put on notice, thanks to new technology designed to protect one of the world's most endangered species.

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Spiritual awakenings

 

Sunday Alamb/ap/sipaYoung, hip and educated Africans are finding new meaning in the teachings of traditional religions

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"The change must be cultural" - Audu Ogbeh, Agriculture minister, Nigeria

Credits: LEMMY VEDUTTI PHOTOGRAPHY
Nigeria's agriculture minister, himself the son of a farmer, talks to The Africa Report about the future for small-scale producers and how to solve the root causes of herder/farmer clashes

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Patrick Smith's opinion piece on Zimbabwe's cash impasse

 

vote campaign newPatrick Smith, Editor-in-chief, The Africa Report, gives his opinion on a political deal to break Zimbabwe's cash impasse

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