Daniel Howden was formerly Africa Correspondent for The Independent.
14 May 2013 06:30 PM
Anger as lawmakers demand monthly rate of pay that is 131 times Kenya's minimum wage
13 May 2013 07:11 PM
Police in Kenya were on Monday night hunting for more than 30 patients after a mass breakout from a psychiatric hospital in the capital, Nairobi.
06 May 2013 06:39 PM
Sky News' decision to label a story on the visit as 'Criminal president' angers Kenyans
02 May 2013 07:34 PM
The United Nations has admitted that a delay in declaring a famine in Somalia in 2011 cost additional lives, after a new report revealed that more than a quarter of a million people died, half of them young children.
Greece wants to cut its public sector. This man wants to quit as a teacher. So why did it take two years?
01 May 2013 07:26 PM
The Greek economy is in crisis. And the case of Alex Christodoulou explains why
Greece launches manhunt after 200 immigrant farmworkers are shot at and wounded for demanding back pay
18 April 2013 06:33 PM
The 200 strawberry-pickers, many of them from Bangladesh, had been working on the Greek farm for six months without pay. So they went to see the boss. But instead of leaving with their money, they were shot
04 April 2013 12:13 AM
Joseph Kony, a notorious fugitive warlord, has been thrown a lifeline after a military force hunting him down in Central African Republic (CAR) had to suspend operations due to the recent coup in the country.
01 April 2013 05:56 PM
Sudan’s President, Omar al-Bashir, has said that all political prisoners are to be released in the latest sign of an easing of political tensions within the country and with South Sudan.
28 March 2013 07:46 PM
Opposition is rising against South African intervention as more deaths are feared
25 March 2013 06:43 PM
The European Union has suspended targeted sanctions against a number of Zimbabweans after endorsing a “peaceful and credible” referendum on a new constitution.
Apple's Tim Cook: Business isn’t just about making profit
Thousands of young people forced to go without food after benefits wrongly stopped under 'draconian' new sanctions regime
Ukraine crisis: New navy chief 'defects' and surrenders Crimean HQ as Putin claims ultranationalists forced intervention
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Ukraine crisis: Russia dismisses '3am ultimatum' as 'total nonsense'
If you're horrified by a flame-roasted dog, you should be shocked at a hog roast
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- 2 South African rhino finally put down after roaming Kruger park for days with horn hacked off and bullet in brain
- 3 Channel 4 announces two-hour TV show to be broadcast 'Live from Space' later this month
- 4 Man stabbed with Legend of Zelda Master Sword in serious condition
- 5 Study suggests that 'gaydars' are real - at least for women