Topic: West Africa
President Obama arrives in Ghana this weekend, but China's booming Africa presence may mean that he'll have less leverage to advance US interests than his predecessors.
07/10/2009 01:00 am
Ghanaians take a special pride in the fact that neither they nor Obama are descended from slaves, but they know that his visit has more practical reasons, too.
07/09/2009 01:00 am
The president's trip to Ghana challenges him to build on the work of his predecessors.
07/08/2009 01:00 am
Its youth service is a promising way to strengthen social bonds.
06/19/2009 01:00 am
06/15/2009 01:00 am
Women are stepping up to raise standards in the public realm.
06/04/2009 01:00 am
The killing of Edwin Dyer underscores the growing threat posed by militants in North Africa with links to global terrorist groups.
06/03/2009 01:00 am
On a trek across the desert, a Tuareg tribesman proves refreshingly resourceful.
05/04/2009 01:00 am
04/17/2009 01:00 am
Fair Trade Certified chocolate aims to be as humane as it is delicious.
02/11/2009 12:00 am