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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...
French President François Hollande has confirmed all lives lost on the down flight as the blac...
Dr. Linah Kilimo talks about the movement to end the practice of female genital mutilation. 
Despite the unfortunate events making headlines for Africa all around the world, the continent'...
A judge found the imprisoned group of writers and reporters guilty of terrorism. Their story ...
Why  it is being said that "Sub-Saharan Africa's agricultural sector needs to harvest the frui...
The virus continues to spread with more than 600 cases reported and close to 400 people dead as...
Why the billionaire thought leader is saying aid still helps African countries, but it needs to...
This week, the parents of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram met with President Goodluck Jonathan. H...
A photographer visits the well known Nobel prize-winning laureate and outspoken author at his h...
Why the lack of female voices in non-fiction points to deeper cultural issues.
The details about Africa's loss of "almost six and a half times the amount of money that it rec...
How addressing obstacles in its export sector would help Ethiopia's economic transformation. ...
Why the country's problems can't seem to overshadow the investment interest and economic promis...
This week, it was announced that at least $900 million in business deals will be unveiled at th...
What you need to know about launching your business on the continent.
How the demand for 3G and 4G data transmission services is increasing activity in the telecom i...
The economic promise of Equatorial Guinea may not be ale to overshadow the harsh reality of ine...
PayPal is entering the African market. Learn more about their plans for the continent, beginnin...
Why the drama of Nigeria's kidnapped girls and the violence of Boko Haram has not discouraged i...
A look at Germany's plan for Africa - a frame work still in progress, but clear about their int...
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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