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Zambia tribe leaders challenge child marriage
Tribal chiefs recruited to help stop underage marriages in country where 40 percent of girls marry before they are 18.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 11:35 GMT
Women and ICT in Africa: A new digital gap
Mobile and internet technology can help African women become more financially independent.
Last updated: 23 May 2014 07:24 GMT
Angolans in DRC have mixed feelings on home
Displaced by Angola's brutal civil war, some ex-refugees now living in DR Congo still don't want to return.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2014 13:37 GMT
Zambia court acquits top gay rights activist
Paul Kasonkomona found not guilty of encouraging homosexuality after talking about gay rights and AIDS on TV.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 16:40 GMT
Zambia's emerald conundrum
Small-scale miners see potential in emeralds, but complain that government policies are far from cutting-edge.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2014 08:47 GMT
Zambia arrests politician over potato jibe
Opposition politician Frank Bwalya arrested and charged with defamation after he compared the president to a potato.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2014 05:48 GMT
Mass circumcision drive in Rwanda to curb HIV
Rwanda aims to non-surgically circumcise 700,000 adult men by 2016 as part of strategy to achieve AIDS-free generation.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2013 06:49 GMT
Handy history lesson for France
Memories of Thierry Henry's 2009 handball play sidekick to confident buildup as Les Bleus prepare to face Ukraine.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 19:33 GMT
Why are so many people still hungry?
On the occasion of World Food Day, we analyse what has been achieved and what challenges still face food security.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2013 12:47 GMT
Study finds growth not helping Africa's poor
Survey says African countries have failed to reduce poverty despite economic growth experienced over the past decade.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 16:37 GMT
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