A newly passed Ugandan law imposes lifetime prison sentences on homosexuals and hefty jail terms for gay rights activists. A legitimated political decision? Or an opportunist strategy by the powers that be?
He dropped his gun and picked up a Bible. Takawira Masendeke is a 25-year-old ex-gangster and ex-drug addict who has undergone an astounding transformation into a devout Christian. What’s more, he is in training to become a pastor.
RNW recently paid a visit to Myke Gbe, a farmer whose upped use of mobile technology brings him more clients, more information and the occasional unexpected visitor. Here's the first half of our two-part story (read part 2 here).
The sectarian violence in the Central African Republic, unleashed by Muslim Séléka rebels fighting the Christian government of the highly instable state, is causing a rise in the number of refugees to neighbouring countries li