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"Women have become the new weapon of war for Nigerian-based jihadist group, Boko Haram. Almost...
A series of recently leaked and published intelligence reports described a plot to kill Dlamini...
A Venture Burn writer asks the question and takes a look at the startup culture in Nigeria as w...
More than 1,300 young Somali men have been jailed in prisons in connection with piracy, but whe...
The cases of new Ebola infections has declined dramatically in many areas of West Africa since ...
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Yes, you read that correctly. Kenyan teenager Leroy Mwasuro is using biogas in his school's kit...
Arabic for ‘safe port,’ Dar es Salaam in Tanzania is a city where tourists and explorers e...
Learn more about Jonathan Mwe di Malila, a twenty-one-year-old, Kinshasa-born, oil and acr...
The Nigerian-German singer has been away for awhile, but she is now back with a new album calle...
"President Barack Obama has nominated a career diplomat to be the first U.S. ambassador to Soma...
Secret documents recently leaked have exposed a plot to kill former African Union head Nkosaza...
The upcoming 2015 presidential election in Nigeria—set to be held in March—will be the firs...
This week, an American woman working as a Christian missionary in Nigeria was kidnapped, accord...
Oscar Pistorius's lawyers launch legal challenge against judge's decision to allow appeal, as p...
Learn more about Ethiopian migrants and their experience in Somalia, specifically the mistreatm...
"Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe has accepted his party's nomination as a candidate for elect...
A deeper look at the Zimbabwean game farm owner who offered two elephants, two buffalo, two sa...
A campaigning FGM survivor shares how she is fighting the controversial practice of Female Ge...
The Kenyan actress was just celebrated for her glamourous look at the Oscars on Sunday, but now...
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $145 million loan to fund the construction o...
The Africa Report's writers traveled to China to look at the lives of Africans in China. How a...
"Innovation in Africa remains challenged by factors that indirectly stymie access to capital, ...
Zimbabwe’s president is turning 91 this weekend. Find out why Mugabe's $1 million...
Ventures Africa has opted to publish only five surprises of this year and beyond. These cover m...
A writer shares his thoughts on technologies impact on agriculture and agribusiness; for exampl...
The reality about mobile technology's impact in Africa, and the  70 percent of mobile users br...
How Innovative technologies such as banking applications and insurance applications have decre...
Learn more about Bitcoin, the 'cryptocurrency' that can't be directly controlled by governments...
Why WorldRemit, the company allowing people to send money at far less cost than Western Union,...
They may not yet be on your DVR, but they should be. Take a look at CNN's picks for the top Afr...
A new exhibit at Design Indaba 2015 showcases the emergence of some amazing design collectives ...
Get a look at the fascinatingly forward-thinking architecture that spread across Africa upon th...
With Instagram as her platform, Ugaaso Abukar Boocow as brought her humorous take on Somali lif...
View a short new film about an African superhero, which may be paving the way for a new wave of...
The statistics are in! Children's books with African and African-American characters are rising...
Hear from the founder of Africartoons, a digital encyclopedia of African political cartoons fro...
A novel exhibit in London stages the home of a pretend Nigerian couple in order to showcase the...
London's Tate Modern stages one of the largest retrospectives of South African artist, Marlene ...
He's very hot on the catwalk. Laduma Ngxokolo is the latest winner of Vogue's Scouting for Afri...
A recently released research report took a look at the world's travel destinations. Of the top ...
Our SA Director Laura Joseph has embarked on a bucket list journey up Mount Kilimanjaro. Want t...
Ebony magazine has picked the 14 top hotspots for black travelers. Among the african travel des...
A traveler details her trip in the North African country with arab influences. Specifically, sh...
Learn more about the Great Mosque of Djenne, the largest mud structure in the world, constructe...
"Nigeria’s capital is home to some of the greatest sights in Nigeria. Abuja is conveniently...
A global look at the best places to escape the cold and enjoy fun in the sun, including a trip ...
Would you ever sleep out on the plains of the Serengeti? How about on a cliff? Here are 11 incr...
When you attempt to pronounce this Namibian town, it may be confusing (and possibly stressful)....
Why Table Mountain is one the beautiful natural wonders you will want to visit around the world...
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In this episode of “The Scoop,” Salim Amin speaks to Naadiya Moosajee, co-founder of the non-profit organization, South African Women in engineering. Through her non-profit, she promotes ...

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  • as Africa.com Platinum Restaurants are extraordinary. They offer a dining experience that is a cut above the rest, incorporating creative culinary preparation
  • as Africa.com Gold Restaurants offer an excellent dining experience on par with fine restaurants globally, offering well prepared dishes, a good selection of fine wines
  • as Africa.com Bronze Restaurants are solid choices in the category of casual dining. These restaurants are generally appropriate for families with children