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The death toll continues to rise following the suicide bombing of a market in Maiduguri, a city...
"Namibia will vote in Africa’s first electronic ballot on Friday, a general election that wil...
TIME magazine takes a look at Africa's growing fashion industry and the trend of Fashion Weeks....
The company, a major mobile service provider on the continent, was named Most Admired and the M...
Learn more about Ann Cotton and this initiative for girls education on the continent funded by ...
In protest of unpaid wages, burial workers in Kenema, Sierra Leone are dumping bodies in public...
Why is the ANC’s 'courting of China' is being seen as a cause for concern in the West.
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Learn more about the Kampala Fashion Week show which featured 10 Ugandan women and menswear des...
Eighteen of Africa and the US's most recognizable celebs joined forces to protest in this silen...
Researchers  have tested the experimental vaccine on 20 healthy volunteers who participated in...
In a positive twist of events, Maasai tribe members living in Tanzania will not be displaced. T...
According to Namibia, 1.2 million voters are now eligible to visit close to 4,000 polling stati...
Earlier this week, two teenage girls entered Maiduguri as suicide bombers and killed dozens of ...
Learn more about Dr. Denis Mukwege and his work with victims of gang rape violence in the Demo...
"It is too early to say whether it will truly take off, but Bitcoin is arriving in Africa. The ...
Learn more about Emile Ouamouno, the two-year-old from Meliandou who died from an illness later...
Vice President Joice Mujuru has been blocked from running for a top spot in the ZANU-PF party. ...
Take a look at this very cool collection by photographer Javier Hirschfeld, who recreated portr...
Find out why many music critics as well as those familiar with Africa's development are labelin...
The FUTURE Awards are fast approaching. Here is a look at the list of 50 leaders who are impact...
The annual comprehensive list has some new faces yet it is still led by Aliko Dangote sitting c...
A look at the extensive development of Ethiopia's capital city - a hot spot for foreign investm...
"The Tanzanian government seems to be moving ahead with a deal to sell 600 square miles of land...
Fourteen young African entrepreneurs share their top notes learned during experience in Africa'...
This writer takes a look at the industry's prospects for Africa. Why is it stacking low when co...
Snapchat's new mobile payment feature draws similarities to M-Pesa. Find out how they compare. ...
A China-owned company has signed a $12bn agreement with Nigeria to construct a massive railway....
Find out why the industry, which works closely with the continent's lucrative tourism industry,...
The West African country's public sector debt is now growing substantially. Learn how it grew m...
On Rwandan radio, an immensely popular soap opera uses a modern-day Romeo and Juliet story to c...
The African Diaspora International Film Festival begins today in New York, and okayafrica has p...
Learn why this Ghanaian fashion designer feels African fashion is poised for the big leagues an...
A new book chronicles the making of the 21 Icons exhibit, which used multi-media to provide a m...
A striking new calendar from Lavazza and the Slow Food Movement aims to honor the African men a...
South African DJ, Black Coffee, shares his take on, and lets you watch, today's hottest African...
A new art exhibit at the Princeton University Art Museum attempts to educate the Western eye on...
A new novel tells the stories of ghosts and shape shifters in what can only be described as an ...
Learn about the Sudanese rappers who strive for a place on the stage in Israel.
Renowned South African opera star, Pumeza Matshikiza, shares her thoughts about her rise to fam...
Find out how the Galileo Open Air Cinema, with three scenic locations around Cape Town, is at...
Learn more about the country's plan to raise tourist revenues to $3 billion with attractions s...
"Rovos Rail offers a series of journeys across South Africa and beyond that allow passengers to...
Learn more about this newly-built camp perfect for vacationers seeking a peaceful resting spot.
Officials recently announced tourists will soon be able to enter the courtyard of the Great Sph...
Lwearn more about a reserve in central Malawi, known as one of the continent's last "unexploite...
Family trips don't just mean traveling with the immediate members of your family.  Here...
This traveler took a trip to the stunning island nation. After hopping from island to island, h...
This writer details her experience during a sponsored vacation stay at luxurious Asilia Africa...
Learn more about the history of Lagos, Nigeria's former capital city.  
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As global investors and business leaders look to Africa as the next region of transformative economic growth, they are paying increasing attention to Nigeria. With about 170 million inhabitants, the c...

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 Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze is a Brooklyn-based artist of Nigerian descent. She recently returned to the U.S. after completing a ten-month Fulbright fellowship at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She i...

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The fashion monarchy in New York, let alone internationally, is a tough one to work in but there is one South African fashion designer reigning locally and globally. With imperial authority, David T...

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