19 November 2009
When Festus Mogae retired last year, he was given 200 chickens, 117 cows, nine horses, four donkeys, four ostriches,...
13 August 2009
When I meet Deji Inumoh, he says he is in the middle of a driving lesson. Yet it is not clear what Inumoh, clad in a...
09 July 2009
02 July 2009
The nobel savage
14 May 2009
What’s in a name? Well, £6.2m if the sale price of a rare blue diamond sold at auction on 12 May at Sotheby’s Geneva is...
23 April 2009
Amid the dust and the donkey carts, there is a sign here in Ouagadougou, bright red against the night in swirling...
31 July 2006
Now I love a bit of gospel as much as the next bathroom diva, but I wasn't expecting it from 20 besuited City...