Produced by Linda Givetash
September 20, 2022
Israel Brings Over Thousands of Ethiopians
The Israeli government restarted flights to bring thousands of Ethiopians to Israel who have relatives living in the country. The decision comes amid an escalating war in the Tigray region of Ethiopia. Linda Gradstein reports from Tel Aviv.
July 23, 2022
COVID Triggers Boom in Africa Online Sales
Technology experts say the rise in mobile penetration in Africa coupled with the restrictions that came with the COVID-19 pandemic have led to a boom in online trade, adding Africa’s e-commerce industry is expected to grow further. For more, VOA’s Linda Givetash speaks to experts and entrepreneurs.
June 20, 2022
South Africa Refugees Flee Xenophobia
Amid World Refugee Day commemorations, South African refugees say they want to be moved from the Southern African nation due to xenophobia outbreaks, further emphasizing that returning home is not a safe option. VOA’s Linda Givetash reports from Pretoria.