Malcolm Webb

Malcolm Webb

Malcolm Webb, a correspondent based in Kampala, Uganda, has worked in East Africa for more then six years. He has covered conflict in Eastern DRC, elections in Burundi and plus civil unrest in Uganda. He has a Masters degree in Radio Journalism from Goldsmiths College, University of London, and is the chair of the Foreign Correspondents Association of Uganda

Democratic Republic of Congo

Survivors of DRC violence tell stories of horror

The UN says more than 100,000 people have fled Ituri Province in the Democratic Republic of Congo this year.

Survivors of DRC violence tell stories of horror

Africa

DRC violence: Ituri's displaced fear returning home

UN says more than 100,000 people have fled their homes in Ituri province of the Democratic Republic of Congo since the beginning of the year.

DRC violence: Ituri's displaced fear returning home

Africa

Thousands of DR Congo refugees escaping violence to Uganda

Al Jazeera travels Lake Albert, on the DR Congo-Uganda border, to meet some of the refugees who have fled violence in Congo.

Thousands of DR Congo refugees escaping violence to Uganda

Africa

Thousands flee fighting in eastern DR Congo to Uganda

One refugee who fled the violence in Ituri province told Al Jazeera that the attackers killed anyone and everyone.

Thousands flee fighting in eastern DR Congo to Uganda

Water

Cape Town farmers laid off amid water crisis

About 30,000 seasonal farm workers have been laid off, with the threat of more layoffs if it does not rain soon.

Cape Town farmers laid off amid water crisis

Water

Cape Town taps may be off soon due to drought

If that happens, Cape Town will become the first major city in the world to run out of water. Authorities say only substantial rainfall can fix the crisis.

Cape Town taps may be off soon due to drought

Africa

South Africa: Calls to ban apartheid-era symbol

History, offensive or hate crime? South Africa debates banning its old apartheid-era flag.

South Africa: Calls to ban apartheid-era symbol

Africa

African countries ban secondhand clothes imports

African countries are trying to support their domestic textile industries, but pressure from the US and a flood of cheap clothing from China are making it difficult.

African countries ban secondhand clothes imports

Democratic Republic of Congo

Thousands flee to Uganda as DRC violence surges

A surge in violence by armed groups in Democratic Republic of Congo has sent a large influx of refugees to neighbouring Uganda.

Thousands flee to Uganda as DRC violence surges

Gaza

Gaza's weavers: Sales slowing for handmade carpets

The blockade on Gaza is taking a toll on the makers of traditional handicrafts.

Gaza's weavers: Sales slowing for handmade carpets

Middle East

Gaza: No way to properly dispose of waste

Piles of garbage in Gaza are now putting public health at risk.

Gaza: No way to properly dispose of waste

Palestine

Gaza cartoon: The story of life under a blockade

An Israeli rights group has created a cartoon showing the reality of life and trying to operate a business under the Israeli blockade of Gaza.

Gaza cartoon: The story of life under a blockade