Africa

Meet the lifesaving giant HeroRats

Meet the lifesaving giant HeroRats

I am walking through a minefield here in rural Angola, tailing a monster rat. This is a Gambian pouched rat, a breed almost 1m from nose to tail, the kind of rat that gives cats...

Two-year-old DJ AJ fascinates South African fans

Two-year-old DJ AJ fascinates South African fans

JOHANNESBURG – At first it seems like a fluke – a two-year-old playing with the knobs and buttons of a sophisticated music system. Yet, the pint size boy is in control of the...

Kenya struggles over best response to attack

Kenya struggles over best response to attack

NAIROBI (KENYA) – Opposition leaders demanded yesterday (April 8) that Kenya pull its troops out of Somalia as soon as possible and accused the president of trying to emasculate...

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