Secret Monastery in Ethiopian Mountains

Updated: Wed 26 Feb, 04:26 am

Director of the Royal African Society Richard Dowden takes a look at the history of the secretive monastery of Debre Damo in Ethiopia. read more »

Zimbabwe's Missing Tourist Feared Dead

Updated: Fri 17 Jan, 02:59 am

Nyanga National Parks officials say the tourist who went missing after he went hiking up Mount Nyangani might have slipped and fallen into a cliff or ridges of the mountain and died. read more »

Tanzania Expects Flamingo Breeding Boom Despite Mining Plan

Updated: Mon 19 Nov, 05:13 am 2012

One million flamingos are expected to breed at Lake Natron, which has been at the center of a battle between enviromentalists and industrialists who would see the lake mined for soda ash. read more »