After two years in office, Tanzanian President John Magufuli has brought many changes to his country, including economic development and a low tolerance for corruption. But critics say the president acts like a dictator and is undermining democracy. Mohammed Yusuf files this report from Dar es Salaam.
In Malawi, a girl who resisted pressure to marry when she was orphaned at age 15 is now running a secondary school providing free education to needy girls. More than half of the girls in Malawi are married off before they can complete secondary school. Memory Mdyetseni says her mission is to give girls a chance. Lameck Masina has the story from Nsaru, a rural area outside Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe.