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At night the rubbish dumps of Alexandra come to life as rivers of rats come out of hiding and locals are now terrified of the animals.
The Ethiopian government’s systematic repression of independent media has created a bleak landscape for free expression ahead of their May elections.
From the return of the Gupta controversy, to the 1990s hit-making group, we talk headlines – including riots in Soweto.
Bill and Melinda Gates believe poor people's live will change rapidly in the near future. M&G's Health reporter Amy Green speaks to Bill Gates.
Married, uneducated and pregnant: These are the standards by which women in President Jacob Zuma’s world should be judged. Beyoncé begs to differ.
Highlights of the M&G's Google Hangout on how Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram became the force it is today and Nigeria’s failure to stop it.
Anti-apartheid activist, communist, journalist, prisoner, academic, mother and victim of assassination: Ruth First indeed led an extraordinary life.