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PRI's The World
June 13, 2012
Arts, Culture & Media
April 30, 2012
Kenyan singer Nina Ogot tells reporter Mary Stucky about her new musical inspiration: working with young people who live on the streets of Nairobi.
April 04, 2012
The hugely popular Nairobi-based band Sauti Sol has created its own version of Afro Pop and now is aiming to make it big in the US.
January 23, 2012
The charges relate to an episode of brutal ethnic violence that followed elections four years ago.
Conflict & Justice
December 27, 2011
A court in Ethiopia has sentenced two Swedish journalists to eleven years in prison for helping an outlawed rebel group. The reporter Martin Schibbye and the photographer Johan Persson were arrested in July.
October 12, 2011
The media over emphasize the problems in Africa, neglect the good stories, and don't give solutions, according to one prominent African blogger.
Development & Education
October 04, 2011
The growth of Nairobi is choking a big piece of African wilderness, The Nairobi National Park, where thousands of wild migrating animals call home.
Health & Medicine
August 31, 2011
Across Africa, there have been organized efforts to prevent HIV-positive women from having children -- some are being paid, others being sterilized without their consent.
August 22, 2011
Many African women with HIV who are pregnant, or want to become pregnant, suffer discrimination.
August 19, 2011
Looking for a city in Africa that is planning to host a major concert at the end of the year to raise money to fight famine.
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