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Friends and family of Robert Mzoma who contributed to a GoFundMe page had raised up to €5,480 of a target of €7,000. Photograph: GoFundMe

The remains of killed Malawi national Limbani “Robert” Mzoma will be repatriated to Malawi on Wednesday. Friends and family who contributed to a GoFu(...)

“We are at risk of creating a very bitter community if we continue to leave people behind.” Joseph Nyirenda, originally from Malawi, who lives in Galway. Photograph: Andrew Downes/Xposure

Malawian-born Joseph Nyirenda, now an Irish citizen living in Galway, has had three jobs since he first came to Ireland in 2003. The last one finished(...)

Grace Miano: remanded in custody. Photograph: Paul Daniel/RTÉ

A woman accused of murdering a Malawian national in a house in Foxrock was deemed medically unfit to appear in court on Friday. Grace Miano (50) is c(...)

Deirdre Mangaoang (acting programme director RCSI/COSECSA Collaboration Programme) shares gifts with twins Bupe and Mapalo Mwape and extended family in the remote village of Chabatama in the Kawambwa region of Zambia.

This is a story about how two very small deals . . . When Lydia Mwape arrived at a district hospital in Kawambwa, an isolated town in north Zambia, i(...)

Harvested common beans at Field Day in Bugesera District, Rwanda in June 2018. Photograph: T Muchaba, CGIAR Research Programme on Climate Change, Agriculture and Food Security.

By 2050 one of the world’s key staple crops – the common bean – will be under “severe climate stress” and will have less nutritional value where it’s (...)

First lady Melania Trump on a safari at Nairobi National Park in  Kenya. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

Melania Trump has prompted consternation, some anger and much derision by choosing a pith helmet – a symbol of colonial rule across Africa – as headwe(...)

Historian Mary Beard (L) with Leo Varadkar and Marcella Corcoran Kennedy at the International Congress of Parliamentary Women’s Caucuses at Dublin castle today. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Irish politicians could be facilitated to take a year off work when they have children in a practice similar to other counties, Taoiseach Leo Varadkar(...)

Caoimhe de Barra said she was hugely honoured to be given the opportunity to lead Trócaire.

Caoimhe de Barra has been appointed chief executive of Trócaire, the Irish Catholic Church’s overseas development agency. A 48-year-old Dubliner, sh(...)

Manzi Joseph:set up GoFundMe page to raise money for college fees. Photograph: Patrick Browne

A student living in direct provision in Waterford has made an online appeal for money so he can continue his university studies. Manzi Joseph, who li(...)

Irish societies in Africa are among the oldest in the world. Membership peaked in the post-independence era.

When we arrived in Zambia in 2008, the Wild Geese Society of Lusaka welcomed my husband and I with a ferocity that denied us any opportunity for lonel(...)

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