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In addressing the African Union (AU) in Addis Ababa, President Barack Obama condemned African l...
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The Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force (ZCTF) say the man who paid $50,000 to kill the country's ...
South Africa's Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu has been readmitted to a Cape Town hospital w...
Rescuers found 13 dead migrants on a boat off the coast of Libya with more than 500 others aboa...
Cameroon will deploy an extra 2,000 troops along its northern border with Nigeria in a bid to f...
South African state-owned electricity producer, Eskom Holdings, says supplies from neighboring ...
Award-winning South African director, Oliver Hermanus, made history when his film, The Endless...
Niger is the latest country to ban the wearing of the full-face Islamic veil. Leaders in the Di...
African Twitter users launched a hashtag that offers a clever, satirical look at the geo-politi...
"This time Obama's trip will almost certainly be less a revisiting of his roots, than an offici...
More than 150,000 people have reportedly fled Burundi in recent weeks, in the lead up to the pr...
Former Chadian President Hissene Habre went to court in Senegal this on charges of crimes again...
The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that over 27,000 people have contracted Ebola sin...
Kenyans have responded angrily to a CNN headline describing their country as a "hotbed of terro...
The Africa Review has compiled salaries of African leaders to try and see what they reveal abou...
Central African Republic's highest court has overturned a decision by the transitional parliame...
Speaking from the U.S. where he met with President Barack Obama, Nigeria's president Muhammadu ...
A BBC investigation reveals that African footballers as young as 14 are reportedly being traffi...
Australian surfing champion Mick Fanning survived a shark attack during the final heats of the ...
"As Africa’s business landscape improves, U.S. companies have been expanding into the contine...
"As African nations further open themselves up for big business and commerce, women have become...
Smugglers of Moroccan hashish have long crossed West Africa on their way to Europe or Asia. Ove...
The capital city of Abia State in Nigeria, Aba, could soon be home to the largest mall in Afric...
The Kenyan government has installed communal water dispensers that gives people access to clean...
South Africa's rand fell to its weakest in more than two weeks against the dollar as concerns a...
"What Africa needs at its current stage of development is growth capital, which Private Equity ...
African Development Bank President, Donald Kaberuka, says that making the distinction that Afri...
Goodman AMC releases 'Ghana Wealth Report', that names the richest people in the west African c...
Technology startup, VMK, based in the Democratic Republic of Congo, is seeking to capitalize on...
Get the Kenyan insider perspective on Obama's visit and how best to shift cultural perspectives...
Although spoken by some 50 million people in West Africa, pidgin has never received alot of res...
There's no better way to learn about African cinema than to watch the classics. Here's a primer...
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Africa has a love affair with surfing and a surf style all its own. To make it your own, catch ...
In an unusual musical partnership, rapper Nelly is teaming up with a Canadian singer and a Boll...
It's about to happen in Philadelphia, it's a premier showcase for films by those of African des...
With the first South African film nominated for the top prize at the Venice Film Festival, all ...
Learn about the rapid evolution of African art and why some find the category itself problemati...
A new exhibit at New York's Richard Taittinger Gallery brings together the varied works of 12 A...
Cape Town's Hotel Verde is recognized as one of the greenest hotels in the world, and is the on...
Kenya offers its visitors a variety of options to explore, from it's coastal resorts, to its pa...
The list includes Zambia's 4,976-hectare Lusaka National Park that's located just 30 kilometers...
The Maldives government has passed a new law that will, for the first time, allow foreigners t...
"Part of Chad’s lure is that it’s a land that time forgot. Verdant forest carpets the south...
Cape Town's De Waal Park offers a haven for residents wanting to escape from the city hustle. T...
Lions are poised to make a comeback in Rwanda as part of a project that will also see rhinos re...
South Africa's national airline carrier, South African Airways, has lifted a ban that had prohi...
Traveling via train provides an opportunity to see parts of the continent through a unique pers...
"Every year during the southern winter season and especially from June to September, humpback w...

U.S. Leadership Loses Ground in Africa

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Dubbed as the Mother Continent due to it being the oldest inhabited continent on Earth, Africa is still the Earth hidden gem with great lakes, crystal blue beaches with pearly white sands, jaw-droppin...