Do you have a local story you want us to cover? On Friday, The Stream’s host Femi Oke held an open editorial meeting via Google hangout for community members in Africa, and we're still taking submissions. Write your pitch in the comments below or tweet us using the hashtag #OpenEditorial.

Femi was joined by Nanjira Sambuli (@NiNanjira), Mohammed Ademo (@OPride) and Zainab Usman (@MssZeeUsman).

Here are some story suggestions from our online community members: