The top priority for any successor would be to liberalize the economy, shifting away from an expensive but unproductive welfare state, and create jobs for young people who comprise almost 70 percent of the population
In this episode of Straight Talk Africa, host Shaka Ssali, about the significance of the 25th Anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide. He is joined by Claude Gatebuke, Executive Director of the African Great Lakes Region Action Network (AGLAN), Jacques Niyibizi, President of the DMV Rwandan-American Community and from Kigali by VOA reporter Edward Rwema.
Mozambique's government and aid agencies have launched a cholera vaccination campaign Wednesday in the port city of Beira to treat nearly a million people affected by Cyclone Idai. The health officials are in a rush to stop the disease that has claimed the lives of at least two people and made more than 1,000 sick.Mohammed Yusuf reports from Beira, Mozambique.