Stories around Africa this week give us an in-depth understanding of the continents trending discourses in its social spaces. From Zambia, we have the imported Bughatti Vyron car at the centre of social media discourse as the country’s authorities temporarily seized the car in question. The discussion around this Bughatti Vyron car seems to have shifted the people’s talk of the gassing spree, which saw Zambia’s citizenry administering mob justice on gassing suspects.
In Kenya, Uhuru signs a polygamy bill into law following women’s demonstrations against the shortage of men while Ugandan authorities have banned handshakes, hugging and kissing as a Coronavirus spread preventive measure.
Minor stories consist in Malawi’s legalisation of Cannabis and Egypt’s colorful military led funeral ceremony for the country’s departed former President, Hossin Mubarak.