Africa's Eco Voices

The thirty eight year old man had his arms outstretched as he danced after scoring his second goal in a 1990 world match against Colombia.…
With a crucifix dangling around her neck and a big smile on her chocolate face, the middle-aged lady from Abrha Weatsbha community in northern Ethiopia…
What do you feel when you touch me? When your fingers run through my softness. Do you feel dirty just because you have touched soil?…
Have you ever swum in a river? I have. And you should do so too if you haven’t. Unlike a swimming pool, a river is…
In May 2017, I went to Karura Forest for a forest trek. Despite having lived in Nairobi for all my life, this was my first…
As Blaise Compaore, the immediate former president of Burkina Fasso fled his country in a convoy of heavy military escort, he left behind streets full…
Twigs litter the moist footpath. They have fallen from the many, many trees that are everywhere. A few metres ahead, a river bursts into view,…