Tagged With Africa

The Bronx Zoo has finally apologised for putting a young African man on display in the Monkey House more than a century after his abuse


Botswana's government is stalling efforts to get to the bottom of 350 mysterious elephant deaths, conservationists say


Hundreds of elephants in Botswana are mysteriously dropping dead next to watering holes



A Tanzanian miner became a millionaire overnight. He says he wants to use his new riches to build a school near his home.


People with albinism are being blamed for the spread of the coronavirus in Africa because of their 'whiteness'


Lavish photos show what it's like to go on a luxury safari that costs $125,000 per person and uses a private jet as its main mode of transportation



6 bucket-list trips you need to book a year in advance


Locust swarms devour fields of crops in a single day that would feed 35,000 people — and COVID-19 threatens to make the pest problem even worse


Look inside the luxury hotel built out of 1950s train cars that will sit atop a historic bridge in the heart of South Africa's biggest national park


A tech company engineered drones to deliver vital COVID-19 medical supplies to rural Ghana and Rwanda in minutes


WHO raises concerns about coronavirus myths in Africa as 3 countries announce plans to import an unproven herbal tonic


South African Airways' future is in jeopardy as its government cuts funding. Here's a look back at the 86-year-old national airline.



3 tons of food were burned in Zimbabwe by police trying to enforce social distancing. Efforts to stop the spread of the coronavirus could create a food shortages across the continent.


2 top French doctors said on live TV that coronavirus vaccines should be tested on poor Africans, leaving viewers horrified


WHO: The world will reach 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases in the next few days


Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey says he will 'reconsider' his plan to move to Africa because of coronavirus, amid an activist shareholder campaign to remove him



Sub-Saharan Africa just recorded its first coronavirus case. The WHO and Bill Gates have warned that Africa can't deal with an outbreak.


Swarms of locusts have destroyed 170,000 acres of crops in East Africa — and local farmers are nearly helpless to stop it


A baboon re-created an iconic scene from 'The Lion King' by carrying a lion cub, and the photographer said he'd never seen anything like it


Swarms of locusts forced Somalia to declare a national emergency. Skin-crawling photos show how menacing their plagues can be.