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Life-saving drones deliver blood in Rwanda

The most valuable application yet may be as a new emergency service in Rwanda for delivering vital medical supplies, starting with blood. A fleet of 15 drones will soon be buzzing around the vast country, bypassing the sub-standard road…

Rats ‘chase’ Buhari from office

Nigeria's president will spend three months working from home after his office was damaged by rats. Muhammadu Buhari has just returned from three months in the UK, amid widespread concerns over his health. But government spokesman Garba…

Rats invade Buhari’s office

Nigeria's president will spend three months working from home after his office was damaged by rats. Muhammadu Buhari has just returned from three months in the UK, amid widespread concerns over his health. But government spokesman Garba…

Forbes rich list exposes Hollywood pay gap

The size of the gender pay gap in the movie industry has been laid bare in new estimates of stars' pay packets. The world's 10 best-paid actors earned a total of $488.5m (£380.5m) in the past year, Forbes magazine calculated. That's almost…