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Romance of the ransom
Romance of the ransom
To outsiders Somalia is a remote and forsaken land, drenched in blood, clogged by diseased refugees and doomed to irreversible destruction and...
Feeling the breeze
Feeling the breeze
I remember visits to my doctor during the days of the Zim bearer's cheques. 'Take off your shirt and lie on that bed, please,” he would say.
Where boys become buddies
Where boys become buddies
The sun was shining brightly as I approached the single room wooden shack deep in Uganda's southwestern town of Mbarara.
Meet the kings of bling
Meet the kings of bling
Many ordinary village chiefs in Chad have suddenly grown fabulously rich.
Clueless in Kigali
Clueless in Kigali
Tom Sitati, my friend from Nairobi, is apprehensive about driving in Kigali -- or anywhere in Rwanda for that matter. This isn't just because every...
Birthday cake on the hoof
Birthday cake on the hoof
It was little Trina's first birthday and her dad -- a childhood friend of mine -- decided to buy an 'African cake” to celebrate the small...
Breathless in Bulawayo
Breathless in Bulawayo
Africa's diehard entrepreneurial spirit leaves Mgcini Nyoni feeling both impressed and a little older

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