Author Archives: Azad Essa

Going home to bury Madiba

The hurt of knowing the country will be left with less than below average leaders is momentarily terrifying

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Lessons in defeat for South Africa

Al-Jazeera South Africa’s loss on Wednesday at St. George’s Park was the Proteas’ first defeat to Pakistan in a series between the two nations. In a game that swung throughout the day, both teams struggled…

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Union criticises Qatar for labour abuses

Mission “found disturbing evidence” of maltreatment but Qatari officials downplay the claims.

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Namibia: A portrait of a drought

An interactive look at the lives of rural Namibians living through one of the hardest droughts in a generation.

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Namibia battles worst drought in decades

Almost half of Namibians face food insecurity as drought devastates southern African country.

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Sanitation over HIV fixation

With all the attention given to AIDS, Malaria and TB in Africa, are we losing sight of other basic services?

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‘Safe Love’ for Zambia hearing impaired

Alarmed by the number of deaf students contracting HIV/AIDS, outreach programme moves to help those at risk.

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