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Can the country reporting only 4,900 body bags nationwide be given the 85,000 that it needs.
A recent warplane air strike attack on militants in Libya has increased Egypt's efforts to figh...
Find where these six scientists are from and what projects they are working on that have garner...
The parents of the Olympic athlete's late girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, want him to punished suf...
The issues facing candidates as the polls close in the Souther African country as well as the e...
Meet Nero Ogheneovo, the CEO and founder of the T-Shirt Factory Africa based in Nigeria. Find o...
Why the East African country is selling its first bond in a year, and how it could lead to mor...
A recently published report from the International Energy Agency reveals renewable energy will...
Learn more about Ethiopia's history of cultivating coffee bean plants and drinking coffee.
The well-known funny man from South Africa said he was honored to join the news team at the Dai...
It has been six-months since the kidnapping of school girls from Borno state. Are Boko Haram an...
Why stories of primitive conflict involving “bloodthirsty villains" only promote stereotypes ...
A reporter from VICE News takes a trip to Liberia to look at the efforts to treat and heal Ebol...
"Afrobarometer recently released a study suggesting that a majority of Burkinabé think that,...
This week, Africans familiar with the life and death of former Burkina Faso’s president, Tho...
Check out this breakdown of the deadly virus's spread from a two-year-old in Guinea to Eu...
What writer Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire has to say to African Intellectuals that are western educat...
Find out why the Mozambican opposition party leader is denying what is being called a clear vic...
This week, the Olympic athlete returned to the courtroom for his prison sentencing.
Learn more about the upcoming project and plans to construct the path between the two countries...
Find out which african presidents (and kings) are worth millions. You may - or may not - be sur...
"According to Africa’s Pulse, growth in the region is supported by strong public investment ...
Here are 10 incubators helping to build a new generation of innovative tech entrepreneurs.
This week Kenya's economy shifted into the top 10 rankings. Here is why it is just one of the r...
Find out what the South African entrepreneur says about her business experience, and what entre...
The debate about China's influence on the continent continues as this writer explores the count...
"In the midst of an economic revival after years of political turmoil ended with a brief civil ...
Learn more about the female entrepreneurs that showcased their startups and the entrepreneur wh...
The machine in the country's capital city is the first of its kind and dispenses U.S. dollars.
From Cote d'Ivoire to Equatorial Guinea, find out how the continent's countries rank.
A new exhibit at NYU's Grey Art Gallery highlights the courage and artistry of South African ph...
It was a long and arduous trek to the silver screen, but 'The Good Lie,' a film about the lost ...
She rose to fame as an Ethiopian supermodel, but her days are now filled with designing a fashi...
With a phenomenal debut album, Wizkid's fans were fearful that his second effort may not measur...
Seeking to create a bridge between African designers and the UK marketplace, Kathy Chenoy has f...
A novel program by the African Wildlife Foundation aims to preserve the environment by building...
Belgian-Rwandan, Stromae, is revolutionizing dance music with his unusually sad lyrics, and he'...
Loving African fashions, but not sure you can pull them off? Here's a primer on how to rock you...
When portraying Mandela, actor Idris Elba developed an appreciation for South African music, wh...
Maybelline enters the African beauty market with a powder designed specifically for darker skin...
look at the tiny West African island paradise, and why it serves as a stunning getaway and grou...
Learn more about Algeria's beautiful capital city, called a "marvelous combination of enticing ...
A comprehensive (yet lengthy) list of the top things to do in Africa's southern most tip, South...
Why tourists should channel their inner bird watchers and wildlife documentary makers.  ...
"Opt to explore the country’s Chyulu Hills on horseback, and you can race zebras and ...
This travel expert shares her thoughts on community exploration in countries such as South Afri...
The cries, screams and tantrums of a child can make any air traveler uneasy. Here are tips for ...
All we can say is 'Wow'. Take a look at this video of Mauritius over a period of time, and we'r...
Check out this photo of South Africa's outstretched area of exotic flowers.
The countries known for safari travel are mostly located in Southern Africa, but for foreign to...
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