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

Africa

Cyclone Idai: Death toll in Mozambique rises to more than 400

People have lost everything - their houses, food, clothes - and they're given barely enough food for one day.

Cyclone Idai: Death toll in Mozambique rises to more than 400

Africa

Cyclone Idai: Rescue efforts on, 15,000 stranded in Mozambique

Many people here are subsistence farmers, whose food for the year ahead was destroyed by the cyclone and the ensuing floods.

Cyclone Idai: Rescue efforts on, 15,000 stranded in Mozambique

Africa

More than 80,000 displaced in Malawi flooding

The flooding has left many villages under water and, although some of the floods have receded, more rain is expected in the coming days.

More than 80,000 displaced in Malawi flooding

Africa

Malawi floods kill 30, displace 6,000

Survivors have no choice but to go to evacuation centres and wait for help.

Malawi floods kill 30, displace 6,000

Africa

South Africa's DA launches its election manifesto

South Africa’s largest opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, has launched its manifesto ahead of elections due to take place in May.

South Africa's DA launches its election manifesto

Africa

South Africans march against 'jobs bloodbath'

Workers march in cities nationwide to demand an end to all job cuts.

South Africans march against 'jobs bloodbath'

African Union

African Union summit: A year of progress under Kagame

A look back at a year of African Union under the tenure of Rwanda's President Paul Kagame

African Union summit: A year of progress under Kagame

Africa

DR Congo to vote on Sunday amid concerns over human rights abuses

Activists fear December 30 polling can't be fair and accuse government of oppressing political opponents and protesters.

DR Congo to vote on Sunday amid concerns over human rights abuses

Africa

DR Congo's Catholic Church prays for change with election

Millions across the DRC will vote for a new president in the coming days.

DR Congo's Catholic Church prays for change with election

Democratic Republic of the Congo

DRC leaders call for calm after rage over election delay

The election has been delayed by two years already and protesters are sceptical if the election really will happen on December 30.

DRC leaders call for calm after rage over election delay

Africa

How do coral reefs benefit Kenya's economy?

The world has lost about half its coral reefs in the last 30 years, we're in Kenya to find out why they're so crucial.

How do coral reefs benefit Kenya's economy?

Africa

Kenya's green geothermal power an example to the world

Africa's largest geothermal energy producer, Kenya, sets an example for the world's biggest polluters.

Kenya's green geothermal power an example to the world