Fears that Mauritius's new railway may take country off track

Although Mauritius is banking on a half-billion euro revamp of its railway network to overhaul its congested roads, there are concerns that the cost to the country's poorer communities may be too great.  


Also, we meet Robert Katende, the Ugandan chess enthusiast who's set up a project teaching special needs children how to play the board game and develop solid strategies for life.

And Triggerfish scales new heights in design and graphics on the continent. The South African animation studio focuses on African-centred stories and has had its work nominated for an Oscar.

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