Small plot farmers in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania are going digital with a new agtech platform launched by Mastercard.
Tanzania’s prime minister and minister of agriculture both reassured the public this week that the country has plenty of food, amid doubt concerns in the East African nation.
A 5.9 magnitude earthquake has killed at least 16 people and injured more than 250 in northwest Tanzania.
East African nations are making steady progress in the battle against a crippling maize disease that’s ravaging crops in the region.
Experts in Rwanda are calling for more research and innovation in the country’s battle against climate change.
Kenya has been ranked as one of the world’s leading nations for green power in the latest Renewables Global Status report.
The world’s health is declining faster than expected, the UN has said ahead of its environment assembly in the Kenyan capital this week.
At least 41 people have been killed by landslides in Ethiopia’s southwestern Wolaita zone, following heavy rains on Monday.
Tanzania announced plans on Wednesday to build a pipeline to supply neighbouring country Uganda with natural gas.
Plans to plant a green wall of trees across Africa will not only battle desertification but also famine, extremism and a number of other challenges facing the continent, according to experts.