The crash of the Ethiopia Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 early Sunday, less than five months after the same model aircraft crashed in Indonesia, has raised questions about its safety. Some airlines around the world have grounded their fleets of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft following Sunday's crash, but airlines in the United States have not. Experts say the new 737 Max 8 has a different operating system from previous 737 models. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports.
Djibouti, strategically located at the southern entrance to the Red Sea on the route to the Suez Canal, hosts France's largest naval base on the continent and is home to some 1,400 personnel used to train African troops as well as to monitor the Horn of Africa and Yemen
The first and only ice hockey team in Kenya continues to defy the odds by playing and practicing the sport in the only solar ice rink in Eastern and Central Africa. This pioneer team is now inspiring a new generation of ice hockey players who hope to expand the sport in Kenya. Rael Ombuor reports from Nairobi.