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The story is still developing as details emerge about the missing aircraft flying to Algiers fr...
What the well known billionaire and philanthropist is saying about the importance of reducing m...
A funny look at tips and tricks to traveling through the continent, complete with popular GIFs.
Learn more about the World Heritage Site in Botswana.
An executive in charge of leading efforts for the company on the continent talks about the PayP...
Why countries such as Nigeria, Ghana and Cameroon are allegedly selling oil 'under the table' ...
Learn more about the ceasefire agreement aimed at ending the country's year of religious confli...
The shocking story is making headlines after the 19-year-old admitted to committing sexual acts...
Jollof rice to Chambo, check out these popular African dishes and find out where you can taste ...
A detailed list of ten adventurous and (some lesser paced) things to do in Morocco's popular ci...
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.
Find out which sectors will be key to development in Africa and will help encourage continued i...
What does the future really hold for investors seeking to place their financial foot print in A...
Learn more about the monumental partnership between Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Afri...
A look the five countries offering worth-while investment opportunities for foreign investors, ...
Ushahidi has successfully attained more than one million dollars to expand production of their ...
This interesting infographic and list gives viewers a look at the continent's most powerful pas...
The historical and economic ties between Brazil and countries across the continent. How BRICS a...
A look at the needs of the continent's senior citizens, and what can possibly done to give them...
Find out how the growth of Africa's middle class is affecting the way companies on the continen...
The risks many foreign investors face when entering into business on the continent and ignoring...
With its sights set on the big time, Ethiopian fashion label, Abugida, is burning up the runway...
African dance is hugely popular, and there's one for every letter (well, almost) in the alphabe...
Acclaimed for transitioning South Africa out of apartheid, former president F.W. de Klerk remai...
Learn about the impressive treasures of Kenya's African Heritage House and why the future of bo...
Italian racism and anti-African immigration policy are the target of a new music video by Liber...
Marrakech has always offered up a smorgasbord of photo opportunities. With the launch of a new ...
In a fascinating podcast, Graca Michel gives her first interview since the death of her husband...
Musical collaboration in the African diaspora is alive and well. Hear about the adventures of E...
Ankara prints have become synonymous with African fashion, and their popularity shows no sign o...
Performance artist Okwui Okpokwasili, known for incorporating dance into her works, shares an i...
The big urban city is a hot tourist destination for travelers to Africa. Find out what this tra...
This writer looks to explore and experience the wild in Mozambique.
Have you heard his story? Find out how this adventurer is walking along the nile and seeing sur...
This writer details a trip to a long-desired destination: Zanzibar. Find out what were the high...
Learn more about the unique cultural as well as tourism experiences of the area.
Thinking of visiting the ancient tombs in Egypt? Here's an interesting note that may help you d...
You know you need the cure. Here are some tips.
When most travelers think of safaris they think of South Africa, but check out Malawi and Zambi...
Learn more about the travel destination in South Africa offering great hikes and access to loca...
Find out how you can sit under the stars in camps and lodges in southern Africa.
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