Amanda Sperber

Amanda Sperber

Coronavirus pandemic

Somalia struggles with coronavirus as infections go undetected

Experts believe actual tally of cases is much higher than current numbers due to country's limited testing capacity.

Somalia struggles with coronavirus as infections go undetected

Coronavirus pandemic

Khat traders, farmers take a hit amid coronavirus pandemic

Somali government has banned international flights over COVID-19 fears, affecting imports of the stimulant from Kenya.

Khat traders, farmers take a hit amid coronavirus pandemic

South Sudan

Massage therapists offer relief from war in South Sudan

Aside from being surrounded by war, Seeing Hands parlour stands out for one main reason - all the therapists are blind.

Massage therapists offer relief from war in South Sudan

Elections

Tanzania election: The view from the street

Al Jazeera talks to voters to gauge who will win Sunday's close election and why.

Tanzania election: The view from the street

Elections

Tough choice for Tanzanians in hotly contested election

Closeness of the election race has lent a more rambunctious air to Tanzania's normally halcyon politics.

Tough choice for Tanzanians in hotly contested election

Law

Tanzania's new information laws draw fire from critics

Laws restricting publication of data without government sanction threaten freedom of expression, opponents say.

Tanzania's new information laws draw fire from critics