Fahmida Miller

Fahmida Miller

Africa

Kenya looks to boost local textile industry

Second-hand clothing donations are creating a dilemma for the Kenyan economy.

Kenya looks to boost local textile industry

Zimbabwe

Fear and loss: Zimbabweans expose life under Mugabe

Since the fall of Robert Mugabe, Zimbabweans are hopeful for a better future. But many continue to suffer from decades of Mugabe's authoritarian rule and use of state resources to benefit his family.

Fear and loss: Zimbabweans expose life under Mugabe

Zimbabwe

Zimbabweans hopeful for better future post-Mugabe

Many are now hoping that Emmerson Mnangagwa, who will be sworn in as president on Friday, will turn the economy around and curb the country's huge unemployment crisis.

Zimbabweans hopeful for better future post-Mugabe

Kenya

Kenya's Supreme Court to decide over Kenyatta's re-election

Kenya's Supreme Court is expected to decide on Monday if President-elect Uhuru Kenyatta will be sworn in for his second term or if new elections will be held.

Kenya's Supreme Court to decide over Kenyatta's re-election

Africa

Scrabble players unite in Kenya for championships

Players from more than 30 countries are competing in an international competition for one of the world’s most popular board games.

Scrabble players unite in Kenya for championships

Politics

Kenya's election rerun marred by unrest and protests

At least two people were killed and several others injured after police in the opposition stronghold of Kisumu fired live rounds and tear gas to break up protests against the vote.

Kenya's election rerun marred by unrest and protests

Politics

Kenya electoral commissioner resigns over potential vote fraud

The head of Kenya's electoral commission is warning that next week's election rerun may not be free and fair. Wafula Chebukati says there has been political interference in its operations.

Kenya electoral commissioner resigns over potential vote fraud

Africa

President Uhuru Kenyatta hopes to secure a second term

President Uhuru Kenyatta is running for a second shot at leading Kenya.

President Uhuru Kenyatta hopes to secure a second term

Africa

Kenya: President Kenyatta skips presidential debate

What was billed as Kenya's presidential debate became a one-man show on Monday. President Uhuru Kenyatta did not attend, leaving opponent Raila Odinga with a clear run to make his case.

Kenya: President Kenyatta skips presidential debate

Africa

Kenya election: Candidates may boycott debate

Kenya is just two weeks away from going to the ballot box in a general election. But key contenders for the presidency might not even participate in scheduled televised debates.

Kenya election: Candidates may boycott debate

Africa

Tobacco giant fights Kenya's anti-smoking laws

One of the world's biggest cigarette companies, British American Tobacco, has taken Kenya's government to court over its move to make anti-smoking laws stricter.

Tobacco giant fights Kenya's anti-smoking laws

Africa

Kenya's boat doctors provide treatment to coastal communities

In many parts of the world, doctors will usually get in their car if they need to visit patients. But in small coastal communities in Kenya, doctors and dentists are reaching those in need in a more traditional way.

Kenya's boat doctors provide treatment to coastal communities