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Why Lupita Nyong'o is in Uganda filming a Disney production tiltled Queen of Katwe.   
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"President Barack Obama is urging Democratic Republic of Congo’s president to hold 'timely, c...
Why this entrepreneur says Africa's unique challenges increase the necessity of products such a...
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An Australian traveler landed in hospital after a South African safari went wrong. Find out why...
Learn more about the Peponi Hotel, a well-known destination often called "the next best thing t...
Here are four reasons why the elections are critically important for the country and the region...
An open letter from more than 100 influential educators and media professionals accuses US sta...
From international headlines to national scandals, CNN shares why this 2015 election on...
Find out why politics student Chumani Maxwele emptied a bucket of fecale matter over the statu...
Learn more about the deal Nigeria's two main presidential candidates, President Goodluck Jonath...
Rwanda’s success has been popularly connected to President Kagame's modern management techniq...
Officials said soldiers have retaken the town of Gwoza and destroyed the headquarters of Boko ...
A look at Africa's old forms of commerce, science and art (among other things).
The Olympian's lawyers failed in their attempt to stop an appeal by prosecutors for a murder co...
Kenyans in Nairobi are upset at owner Zhao Yang. Yang, who was recently arrested for operating ...
Why millionaires in Nigeria may not be heading to the polls tomorrow. Experts are a...
"The Tony Elumelu Foundation has revealed plans to unveil the inaugural 1,000 finalists from ...
The continent's ecosystem is growing both economically and socially. Here are five key growth a...
"From the rise of smartphone use across the continent, to fintech innovations and the increas...
Learn more about MallforAfrica, and how the company is one of many attracting foreign investors...
An in-depth look at the oil deals President Goodluck Jonathan made with rebels who ...
Here are five of Africa’s largest drivers that, according to this expert, will undoubtedly in...
African individuals with 30 million US dollars in assets is set to more than double. A Wealth ...
How Namibia and Ghana are increasing connection between their people.
The highly-anticipated election is being watched by a number of people, including this group of...
With an emphasis on music, a new public school in Rwanda aims to capitalize on the country's ri...
A new exhibit at Germany's Vitra Museum surveys the wealth of African creativity by showcasing ...
Looking to get your groove on in Africa? Join DJ Edu as he searches for the best nightclubs acr...
Get the low down on some of South Africa's top illustrators, each of whose work was on display ...
Being a modern day Maasai chief takes a whole new skill set. Forget lion hunting and focus on y...
Powerful and mysterious are good adjectives to describe the Senufo artworks on display in this ...
A Nigerian princess in Springfield? Learn about the recent Simpsons' episode, which managed to ...
The curator of a retrospective on David Adjaye's work provides his take on the meaning behind, ...
A musical journey through Africa takes its show on the road, well beyond the continent.
Get to know the man behind the legend. D'Banj speaks exclusively to News24.
A writer explores Namibia’s 'haunting landscapes' as the southern african nation celebrates ...
From golden sand dunes to the home of the world's giant tortoises, UNESCO lists Africa's 11 Wor...
Find out why the beautiful and historic city in Morocco was named the world's top travel destin...
Dreaming of an african safari experience without the overcrowded jeeps filled with tourists? He...
Yep, you read the headline right, but believe me it is not what you think. Take a look.
If you're anything like us, you enjoy traveling without having to break the bank. This writer s...
A look at the habitat of the Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve. The reserve is situated in the sou...
Where to stay, what to do and where to go when traveling to Nairobi's national park.
A look at the interior of Madagascar "ringed by razor-sharp rock, impenetrable jungle, and invi...
A survey by Jovago reveals "that Nigeria is the dominating African tourist customer of Kenya w...
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