Africa Links

Photo: Martin Heigan, When it rains What would locals like others know about Africa? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random order: HeadlinesAfrica’s iconic architecture in 12 buildings – BBCThe things I learned taking public transport the entire length of Africa – Adventure.comhttps://qz.com/1201975/african-universities-should-use-african-languages-not-just-english-french-and-portuguese/https://projekte.sueddeutsche.de/paradisepapers/politik/kofi-annan-on-corruption-in-africa-e783888Youth Leadership Platform: Rewriting the African Narrative with Gilmore Tee#PodcastOfTheWeek Does the African …

Marrakech

Photo: Carlos ZGZ, Marjorelle Marrakech (also spelled Marrakesh) is located 580 km (360 mi) southwest of Tangier, 327 km (203 mi) southwest of the Moroccan capital of Rabat, 239 km (149 mi) south of Casablanca, and 246 km (153 mi) northeast of Agadir. Jardin MajorelleThe Jardin Majorelle is one of the most visited sites in …

Ethiopia Links

Ethiopia Flag What would locals like others know about Ethiopia? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesWhy Ethiopia wants to expel UN officials sounding the alarm on famineWhy Ethiopia is invading itselfEthiopia’s unfolding humanitarian crisis, explained by a top aid officialThe sacred forests of northern Ethiopia – BBCSahle-Work Zewde becomes Ethiopia’s first female …

Zimbabwe

Photo: Vince O’Sullivan Zimbabwe is bordered by South Africa to the south, Botswana to the southwest, Zambia to the northwest, and Mozambique to the east. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/oJrKMBxz9hC1WtqY9 Recommended ListeningAkashinga: ‘the brave ones’ protecting Africa’s iconic animals – In the north of Zimbabwe, a group of local women rangers are changing the game when it comes …

South Africa Links

South Africa Flag What would locals like others know about South Africa? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: 2021 State of the Nation Address (Feb 11)https://www.gov.za/speeches/parliament-briefs-media-2021-state-nation-address-27-jan-2021-0000 HeadlinesThe Pandemic Has Undone National Parks in South Africa – The Atlantic – @AdamWelzOn the importance of inclusivity and ecotourism – @Melanie_vanZylCanned lion hunting damaging Brand SASouth …

Nigeria Links

Nigeria Flag What would locals like others know about Nigeria? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesNigeria suspends Twitter after president’s tweet was deletedThe postponement of Nigeria’s elections will have major human and economic impact (2019) AbujaAbuja is the capital city of Nigeria located in the centre of the country within the Federal …

Kenya Links

Kenya Flag What would locals like others know about Kenya? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random format: HeadlinesWhy Black Lives Don’t Matter in Kenya’s Colonial ‘Conservancies’ – The ElephantKenya suffers worst locust infestation in 70 years as millions of insects swarm farmland – GuardianThe dark and white side of conservation in KenyaKuki Gallmann shot …