Opinion

Opinion

To rise, Africa has to intention past fundamental wants. It should have infrastructure initiatives and very good faculties that may even propel its rising economies. It should have additionally enduring and inspirational buildings and environments that unapologetically replicate its wealthy and complicated histories, whereas additionally affirming the probabilities of a democratic and affluent continent. The […]

Opposition Candidate Is Declared Victor in Sierra Leone’s Election

Opposition Candidate Is Declared Victor in Sierra Leone’s Election

In latest days, the candidates exchanged accusations of tribalism and even fees of makes an attempt at “ethnic cleansing.” A former British colony, Sierra Leone, with a inhabitants of almost seven million, has lengthy been divided alongside tribal and regional strains. Several episodes of violence had been reported at political rallies this yr, and at […]

Blockchain’s big potential in Africa

Blockchain’s large potential in Africa

At the start of March, a number of the brightest minds from the blockchain world joined representatives from the monetary, authorized, and international know-how industries to debate widespread blockchain adoption. But the occasion wasn’t held in fintech hub London, or startup mecca San Francisco. It was in Johannesburg, South Africa, on the fourth version of […]

Watch a cheetah jump into vehicle during a safari

Watch a cheetah leap into automobile throughout a safari

“A cheetah decided to explore our vehicle on a safari I was leading for Grand Ruaha Safaris (in the Serengeti National Park,” wrote wildlife photographer Peter Heistein on Instagram. “Another one jumped up on the hood and was observing us by the windshield. They had been simply curious, we stored calm and allow them […]

Africa is littered with abandoned poorly-planned aid projects

Africa is affected by deserted poorly-planned help initiatives

What Went Wrong? is a citizen journalism challenge began in sub-Saharan Africa to doc all of the unsustainable help initiatives began by Westerners who fail to comply with by means of after their PR blitz. Journalist Peter DeCampo spoke with BRIGHT journal concerning the challenge, the place Africans can textual content experiences on native fiascoes […]

Secrets of the World's Greatest Hitchhiker

Secrets of the World's Greatest Hitchhiker

After the Argentine financial collapse in 2001, Juan Villarino realized that he was in all probability going to be poor for the remainder of his life; he tried shifting to Belfast and dealing low-waged jobs, however could not get forward there both, so he determined to change into a lifelong, skilled hitchhiker, and obtained […]