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"For various reasons, Rwanda is probably the African country that divides opinion on the conti...
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A look at the Masanga Mentor Ebola Initiative in Liberia's West Point slum is helping those mos...
What are the next steps Nigeria's government can take to protect the country from Boko Haram? T...
Why this year in Africa points to a bright 2015 despite fears surrounding Ebola, Boko Haram, Al...
In an effort to restore security and confidence in the country, President Kenyatta signed a law...
"South Sudan's civil war recently entered its second year. Unlike in past wars, church leaders ...
Find out why Swaziland's forced eviction and demolishment of family homes in the town of ...
The US-based nonprofit, responsible for producing the viral video about Central African warlor...
The country made a public announcement banning public Christmas celebrations to control cases o...
Why conflicts in Syria, Iraq, Libya, the Central African Republic and South Sudan are driving m...
The Zimbabwean leader has been in power for more than 30 years and has given many memorable mom...
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How the global business of poaching Africa's top animals for ivory has caused many popular anim...
A look at the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) as well as quality of life in countries such as Bots...
Find out what Aliko Dangote told the Financial Times he is increasing his investment in despite...
What are the further measures Nigeria has taken to support the Naira?  
Learn more about the Ugandan parliament's approval of an effort to establish the East African M...
Why Global Financial Integrity says "developing nations lost $6.6 trillion between 2003 and 201...
"Since the late 19th century Tunisia’s number one export has been phosphates, used to make fe...
Experts share how Africa - rich in oil, gas and diamonds - can better profit from natural resou...
The five key trends Ventures Africa believes are "proving to be something to watch out for in e...
Get to know the Africans whose exceptional achievements are attracting the world's attention an...
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Innovators across the African continent are using design to create solutions to tough problems,...
Armed with some serious backing from wealthy Angolans, Sindika Kodolo is on a very different ar...
Okayafrica gets an exclusive preview to a new series from Sweden covering the creative scenes a...
Learn about the origins of South Africa's Reconciliation Day and the interesting events across ...
Learn why some of the hottest music coming out of London owes its inspiration to Ghana.
Celebrity chef, Kiran Jethwa, has made it his mission to change the world's perceptions of Afri...
Chances are you've never heard about rieldans, but it's one of the oldest dance traditions in t...
The music scene across East Africa is smoking hot and some savvy entrepreneurs are finding new ...
From sand dunes in the Namib to beach visits in Zanzibar, here are the best ways to spend your ...
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Find out why Cape Town is the recognized as one of the world's most environmentally friendly ci...
Travel experts are already looking towards tourism opportunities for the new year. Here are eme...
Gorgeous! The small French island of Reunion was created by the eruptions of a now dormant volc...
"From spicy curries to Dutch-inspired stews, get your fix of traditional South African dishes a...
This traveler describes a trip to the small island located near the beautiful country of Ma...
Will you be in Cape Town during Christmas? Here are some fun activities to keep you busy in SA....
Traveling during this holiday season can be a headache. Here are some tips for how to deal with...
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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