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The parliament's motion was backed by 121 of the 125 lawmakers who voted, easily clearing the ...
With the violence on the streets of Burundi's capital, The Telegraph looks at African leaders w...
"Poachers have killed nearly half of Mozambique's elephants for their ivory in the past five ye...
Hotels.ng, which has over 7 000 hotel listings, has now made public more than $1 million dollar...
"In a new survey of 51,600 citizens in 34 African countries, Afrobarometer found three-fourths ...
How the Wellcome Trust and Gates Foundation are helping to improving mining operati...
FIFA officials were arrested and brought to the United States on corruption charges. The charge...
Yum! Here are the details on this classic street dish found on Dakar's corners.
Learn more about Soul and jazz singer Somi. Find out why she finds comfort in the African music...
We're no longer celebrating Africa for just a day. We're making it a week! Here are great songs...
Nearly 37 million people are registered to vote. Here is everything you need to know about the ...
Why ousted president, Mohamed Morsi of the Muslim Brotherhood, as well as more than 100 oth...
A look at the state of unity across the continent as we prepare to celebrate Africa day on May ...
Ghana's President peacefully handed over power as chairman of ECOWAS to Senegal's President Mac...
Reports suggest the US diplomat will be traveling to Nigeria for the inauguration of President-...
A writer shares her remittance experience saying, "for my parents — and for many other first-...
"With radio across the country silenced, rumors and fear started mounting in rural area...
A writer called “Defendant 33” by the Egyptian courts writes about his sentencing as former...
The President has made international headlines for his handling of the violent protests in the ...
The US comedian's mom has strong ties to the continent. Find out how her work in the Congo left...
According to a report titled Global Cities Index (GCI) and Outlook for 2015, some of Africa's...
How the big business of African art from countries such as Ghana and Kenya are influencing the ...
Learn more about Akon's "Akon Lighting Africa" initiative. It aims to "bring electricity to som...
"Entrepreneurship is the most effective way to establish true prosperity. Only entrepreneurship...
Why Africa has made integration a priority to make more effective cross-border payment systems.
Here are five common mistakes aspiring entrepreneurs (as well as first-time investors in the co...
"The widening gap between haves and have-nots in much of the developed world not only raises co...
Despite a fiery political climate, Egypt's economic numbers are high and surprisingly bringing ...
Why growth of the aviation industry can effect economic growth and emergence of the middle clas...
With Lagos is fast becoming a startup powerhouse in Africa, there is no surprise the second fas...
A look at the amazing roster of films at NYC's latest African Film Festival is clear evidence t...
See clips from a new documentary that shares the stories of LGBT youth in East Africa.
Made in Africa. Check out these 5 new rap videos, all of which were filmed in Africa.
Majestic and beautiful are a couple of words that describe these awesome images of Africa taken...
You've heard about the phenomenon of dandyism in Africa, particularly with the Congo's Sapeurs,...
A timely new film at Cannes focuses on the often untold stories of the African migrant experien...
Learn about the work of acclaimed South African artist, Zanele Muholi, whose first major Americ...
It's time for Bonham's annual contemporary African art sale, and it's expected to be a season o...
Creativity cannot be deterred. Even without cinemas to distribute their work, film makers in Ca...
Meet Somi, a US based singer of Ugandan-Rwandese descent, who uses her music as a form of ambas...
This writer says, "if volunteers are truly to help communities overseas, charities and NGOs mus...
Why Namibia's epic landscapes "serves as the perfect location to continue the dystopian depict...
Love surfing? Here is why you should visit Ghana’s unofficial surfing capital, Cape Three Poi...
Traveler Scott Ramsay shares the wildest experiences in countries such as Zambia an South Afric...
Find out which African cities made this list on Buzzfeed.
Not everyone travels in a group. Here are some tips for people who want to travel to parts of t...
Whale season starts in June and ends towards the later part of December. Find out why you shoul...
Learn more about the travel experience of Madagascar, including the winding roads up to the Que...
"Seychelles and Mauritius have been ranked at the second and third places of the World Economic...
FInd out how you can visit the luxurious holiday home that Nelson Mandela once escaped. The pro...


"Many people in this country have paid the price before me and many will pay the price after me."

Nelson Mandela, 1962

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Yewande Omotoso interviews Leila Benelli – radio journalist, jewelry designer, mother of four and a writer on alternative methods of raising children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (A...