While the U.S. has reported over 23 million cases and more than 385,000 deaths, the entire continent of Africa has just 3% of the world’s COVID-19 cases and only about 4% of […]
After a COVID-induced hiatus, Gabbing with Gayle is back, but with a slightly different backdrop. Since coronavirus is still in full swing, our CEO Gayle comes to you from her new dining […]
Climate change is leaving its mark on Morocco’s oases, too. Sandstorms are becoming more and more frequent, groundwater levels are sinking and palm trees are shrivelling up and dying. An age-old way […]
This Washington taxi driver has a big secret – he is a musical star in his native Ethiopia and he still composes in the back of his car.
Uganda is set to become a big oil producer as internatoinal oil giants line up to exploit a new find under Lake Albert. But this, requires a lot of land. And local […]
Overcrowded and underfunded, Luzira is home to Uganda’s only maximum-security prison–but also an elaborate soccer league.
Ronnie Kasrils fought with the ANC against South Africa’s apartheid regime. Later in life, when he was a cabinet minister in the South African government, Ronnie Kasrils was scorned by Israel and […]
DW’s reporter went to West Africa to get a look at how Nigeria views the upcoming German elections. We get the view on the ground from one of his colleagues in the […]
Puro Okelo is a South Sudanese returnee from Canada. In Juba, the capital of South Sudan, he is training a new generation of kickboxers to become champions.
Diébédo Francis Kéré talks about his 2017 Pavilion design, his work in Burkina Faso and his German influences. Inspired by the tree that serves as a central meeting point for life in […]