African trade far from free

Tebogo Tshwane

The continent’s leaders need to weigh up the pros and cons of intra-African agreements carefully before committing their nations to them

How Ethiopia and Kenya have put a world heritage site in danger

Sean Avery

Lake Turkana's status as a World Heritage Site has not protected it from environmental threats.

Kenya bothered by a perfect storm

Michael Meyer

Rains have hit Kenya hard this year but the perilous state of the country’s infrastructure has pushed bureaucrats to tackle corruption

There’s no sweetness in Kenya’s sugar

Zukiswa Wanner

A drama worthy of a Connie and Shona Ferguson production

East Africa’s heroin coast

Simon Allison

There are thousands of kilometres of coastline in Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique and South Africa. Drug traffickers are taking advantage