In the Newsroom
Covering more than just the big stories
Martin Savidge reviews some of the stories Worldfocus covered this week, including a series on 21st century Africa.
Posted: October 17, 2008 08:57
Twenty-first century Africa: China, tech and upward mobility
Worldfocus correspondent Martin Seemungal and producer Yuval Lion report from Kenya and Tanzania on China's influence on the continent, Africa's technological advances and Kenya's middle-class.
Posted: October 16, 2008 13:24
Middle class sprawls in Nairobi, Kenya
The scene in downtown Nairobi reflects Kenya's growing middle class, with towering buildings and multinational businesses.
Posted: October 14, 2008 23:23
China strengthens trading ties in Africa
Within a couple of years, China is expected to surpass the U.S. as Africa's primary trading partner, with a projected trading relationship worth $100 billion a year.
Posted: October 13, 2008 23:29
Food crisis rages through Kenya
At least five of the 38 million Kenyans live in urban slums and food insecurity rages through the country, resulting in public outcry and economic upheaval.
Posted: October 6, 2008 17:41