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Coronavirus: “If we were to enter the next stage, Africa would quickly be overwhelmed”

By Olivier Marbot Dr Michel Yao, Emergency Operations Programme Manager at the WHO’s Regional Office in Africa, discusses Africa’s next step now that COVID-19 has been declared a pandemic. Now that COVID-19 has been declared a “pandemic,” Dr Michel Yao, Emergency Operations Programme Manager at the World Health Organization’s Regional […]

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Why Socialism won’t work

In this article, economist and journalist Allison Schrager makes the case for capitalism, arguing that it is still the best way to handle risk and boost innovation and productivity. With increasingly ubiquitous iPhones, internet, central air conditioning, flat-screen TVs, and indoor plumbing, few in the developed world would want to […]

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What Tambu did next

The third instalment of Zimbabwean novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga’s new book has an oppressive feel By Alex Peake-Tomkinson Tsitsi Dangarembga’s debut novel Nervous Conditions (1988) was the first by a black Zimbabwean woman to be published in English. In 2018, it was named by the BBC as one of the top […]