Africa

Perilous path awaits child migrants

Minors seeking a better life in Europe are highly likely to endure injury, robbery and exploitation.

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Far from home: Understanding the African diaspora

Jocelyne Muhutu Remy documents the transient lives of Africans. Understanding our diversity and the diaspora is now more important than ever.

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Swaziland's judiciary: A monarchical crisis

This short documentary reveals how Swaziland's High Court sent an editor and a human rights lawyer to prison over articles critical of the judiciary.

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Unemployed Zimbabweans turn to unusual money-making projects

Two unemployed Zimbabweans are earning a living by helping piggyback people cross the Mukuvisi River in the industrial area of Harare.

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Malawi floods leave learners displaced

Unicef follows Rita Nota, who is staying at Bangula Primary School since the floods left her family homeless, as she attempts to continue her studies.

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Clampdown on Ethiopia's independent media

The Ethiopian government’s systematic repression of independent media has created a bleak landscape for free expression ahead of their May elections.

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More forced evictions in Swaziland

Family homes are being destroyed under the orders of King Mswati III, to make land available for a Science, Innovation and Biotechnology Park.

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Child of war

In a compelling interview with the M&G, an ex-child soldier from the DRC shares his story of abduction, fighting in the war and his escape to SA.

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Swaziland royal family replace chief, torture opposition

Footage obtained alleges that the Swazi royal family have forcibly replaced a local chief with a family member, torturing any who oppose them.