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Ethiopia: The ethnic tinderbox

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s reform agenda has won praise, but his shaking up of government in Ethiopia risks exacerbating long-simmering ethnic rivalries. James Jeffries reports

In Uganda, do African lives matter?

Why has the Black Lives Matter movement bypassed most of Africa? Epajjar Ojulu investigates the situation in Uganda and comes up with some disturbing answers

Magufuli defies Covid-19

Has the Tanzanian government’s laissez-faire approach to Covid-19 sacrificed lives in favour of popularity? Helen Jones reports