Ethiopia

Lalibela: Under Repair

Locals decry renovation delays in Ethiopia's "new Jerusalem"

If there is one city in Ethiopia that any visitor will endeavor to see—with budget backpackers...

Egypt

What Lies Beneath

Life, Beauty and Water Scarcity on the Nile

It is a must-do on a visit to Cairo to take a felucca ride on the...

Eritrea

Off the Grid in Eritrea

As Eritrea improves relations with its neighbors, one writer in exile reflects on the country of his birth

Amid news of Eritrea’s rapprochement with its neighboring Ethiopia after 20 years of deadlock and the...

Zimbabwe

#ShutDown the Internet

A tax on internet use in some African countries is stifling dissent

If you google Zimbabwe this week, you’ll read about the social unrest that has sparked when...

South Africa

An Oyster’s Journey

Not too long ago, I was on a media junket run by the Hong Kong government....
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