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The country is taking a number of precautions including closing boards and schools.
The female suicide bomber kills three students at Kano college. Authorities also arrested a 10-...
A Cape-Town artist creates a fantasy place that is out of this world. Check out the stunning im...
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Learn more about Bora Wear, and its founder who has a passion to help local artisans. 
The victim was fine when boarding a flight to Nigeria, but by arrival time, he had fallen sick.
A look at how regions connected to West Africa are taking swift precautions prevent the spread ...
Does the new appointment Robert Mugabe's wife as leader of the Zanu-PF Women's League point to ...
The controversial use of the 'world music' label and a look at the sounds and sights on stage a...
Learn more about Okapi, the brand started by a South-African based in London. Find out how it i...
How the decision to eating bats is believed to have sparked the Ebola virus, an outbreak believ...
President Mugabe has been in power for more than three decades, but at the mark of his 90th bir...
A detailed look at the development Africa, and how the frame of this story will help understand...
This week, the U.S. president spoke at Presidential Summit with the Washington Young African Le...
How Al-Qaeda's kidnapping practices are profiting the group, and what that means for victims as...
Africa-China relations have opened up immigration opportunities for Africans looking to settle ...
A look at the decades of struggle suffered by the Western Sahara's Sahrawis people, and how the...
After assuming power a few months ago, it seems CAR's interim president is still struggling to ...
Mariam Ibrahim arrived with her family to begin their new life in New Hampshire, just weeks aft...
More than 30 people, including 11 children, were killed at a rap concert on a beach in Guinea. ...
The three-day U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit being convened by President Obama in Washington next w...
Over the past decade, Chinese companies have built bulging order books in Africa, cutting their...
Wale Tinubu, Group Chief Executive Officer of African energy group Oando PLC, shares his though...
MTN, Africa's biggest telecommunications operator with operations in nearly two dozen countrie...
Facebook launches its Internet.org app in Zambia, as an Android app for people using the Airtel...
According to U.S. Commerce Secretary, Penny Pritzker, almost $1 billion worth of deals would ...
From clearly identifying your "local connection," to planning to do more than you are used to, ...
Zimbabwe issues treasury bills to pay back tobacco farmers whose earnings were held by the gove...
South Africa's national airline carrier, South African Airways (SAA), has added more flights to...
The Ethiopian government is hoping that wine production will be able to boost the country’s i...
Think you know all there is to know about Fela Kuti? A new documentary about the legendary Nige...
Get to know Kenyan, Mugendi M'Rithaa, a champion of African design and its transformative power...
Mauritius is a melting pot of cultures, which is reflected in its increasingly popular Sega mus...
Learn how Ghana's indigenous clothing industry may be in peril thanks to a surge in cheap cloth...
While many Americans of African descent sense a connection to their African ancestry, some simp...
See the beautiful Africa-inspired works of artist Jamilla Okubo.
Can technology heighten the dance experience? Dancer/choreographer, Jeannette Ginslov, has laun...
See a report from the recent Cape Town World Music Festival, which demonstrates that the term '...
Get to know Edosa Ogiugo, a famed Nigerian artist known for his sweeping portraits of everyday ...
A new campaign aims to teach the health benefits of the traditional African diet.
Whether you're an avid surfer looking to ride a wave, or a lazed sunbather wanting a tan, Afric...
A "4-hour kayak amongst the maze of mangroves and sandbars" sound like your kind of holiday? It...
Contemplating an African safari? One traveler shares the things he found most surprising, inclu...
Once known as the "Pearl of Africa," Uganda's popularity as a safari destination took a hard k...
Thoughts of cruise ships come with thoughts of elderly travelers? Read on. Cruising is "gaining...
What do you get when you leave a photographer in the famous Kruger National Park in South Afric...
Boasting more than 4,800 kilometres (3,000 miles) of coastline, Madagascar has recently become...
Say "I do" to South Africa when searching for the perfect honeymoon destination. This piece ans...
Your contact booked filled with more email address than postal addresses? Don't let that stop y...
Dreaming of a trip with limited cellphone and WiFi-signal? These images will provide the perf...
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