Africa Category

April 10, 2019

Standard Chartered Fined $1.1 Billion for Violating Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Laws

The British bank reached a settlement with the United States and Britain after processing transactions from Sudan, Cuba and Iran.

April 1, 2019

Gimlet’s Union Drive, Twisted Graphene, and Psychedelic Mice: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Well, folks, it’s just a few hours shy of the turn of the month, and you know what that means: April Fool’s Day. Yes, it’s that special time of year when insipid brands, mean-spirited teens, and tech titans compete to be the first to trick you into thi…

March 31, 2019

Russia’s Military Mission Creep Advances to a New Front: Africa

In an influence campaign that is worrying the Pentagon, Russia’s weapons sales, military training programs and security agreements are growing across Africa.

March 31, 2019

Global video streaming market is largely controlled by the usual suspects

Here’s a look at the players that dominate the video streaming market, the regions where they operate, and how they are trying to win customers.