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“Phone numbers in Cameroon now one digit longer”

Mobile phone use is up sharply in Cameroon, and the provider options are growing. Alphonse Akouyu, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bamenda in Cameroon, reports that adds up to a new numbering s... Read more

17.12.14

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“We succeed together or fail alone…”

Young people in Africa have many ideas for community development, but Joshua Orawo, 24, a Correspondent from Kenya, argues that consolidating those ideas is an important step in turning plans to ac... Read more

04.12.14

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“Mungwin season brings risks and delicacies”

Grasshoppers become a lucrative delicacy as Alphonse Akouyu, 20, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Bamenda in Cameroon, learns when he explores the hazards of catching and the tricks of cooking the ... Read more

24.11.14

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“Combating injustice through tolerance and honesty”

The majority of people live under policies made by a minority, writes Eric Omwanda, 23, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Nairobi in Kenya, who says the injustices that can result must be remedied. T... Read more

17.11.14

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“Rethinking human rights in an African context”

The concept of human rights has been one of the most debated issues throughout the world in the last half of this century, writes Musa Temidayo, 24, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Nigeria, but that... Read more

09.11.14

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How can sport be used for development?