African people continue to be barred from hotels, shops and restaurants in Guangzhou, despite Chinese officials assuring governments across Africa that discrimination resulting from efforts
Living Sculptures at Lakeside, Ferguson’s Gulf, Lake Rudolf for Eyelids of Morning, The Mingled Destinies of Crocodiles and Men, 1968 According to the Guardian and
A street artist called Msale has taken it upon himself to create giant murals bringing public health messages directly to the overcrowded Mathare slum in Nairobi.
The coronavirus has revived a hairstyle in east Africa, one with braided spikes that echo the virus’s distinctive shape. The style’s growing popularity is in
East Africa has suffered devastating floods after heavy rain in recent weeks, with Kenya particularly badly affected. Since March, almost 200 people have lost their
The recent coronavirus pandemic is only exacerbating the problems currently facing herders, also known as pastoralists, in Kenya. They’ve seen their livestock devastated and crops
Tiampati Leletit had heard tales of massive desert locust swarms darkening Kenya’s horizon. But when they hit his farm the devastation was all too real.
For decades, the Observer photographer Andy Hall has documented major events and daily life throughout Africa – from the Cuban withdrawal from Angola and the
My friend Mohamed Hyder, who has died aged 88, was a professor of zoology in Kenya who was also a leading figure in the management
From crowded informal settlements to conservation areas teeming with wildlife, cottage industries have popped up around the globe producing and distributing face masks for frontline