Huge swarms can devour so much in a day that they could cause a hunger crisis.
It's the worst locust infestation Kenya has seen in 70 years.
“We’re afraid of the kids who have nothing to do and can’t work … They will steal your handbags just to be able to survive.”
De Maasai worden door westerlingen doorgaans springend in de natuur gefotografeerd. Dit is wat er gebeurt als Oost-Afrikaanse fotografen de Maasai op de kiek zetten.
Barefoot College is empowering localities to train rural, poor women as solar engineers and educators within their communities.
East African student groups are challenging traditional male stereotypes and stepping up to the mark in the fight for gender equality.
The Dean tackles releases from Ghanaian artist Pat Thomas and compilations out of East Africa.
VICE founder Suroosh Alvi travels to the East African country to find out how the Islamist extremist group became one of the world's most brutal terrorist groups on part two of 'TERROR.'
One in 10 refugees arriving in Europe is fleeing the human rights abuses of the Eritrean regime. Working for change in Eritrea can be deadly, but that is not deterring some activists.
The alleged militant was arrested this week and taken to a police station near the Kenyan border with Uganda, where he grabbed a gun from a guard and opened fire.
The government of South Sudan is accused of repeated human rights violations, but its money buys lobbying and image buffing in DC.