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Former general Muhammadu Buhari has finally been sworn in as leader of Africa's most populous c...
Learn more about FIFA's scandal and the allegations brought against South Africa.
This week, we celebrated "Africa Day." Take a listen to former South African President Thabo M...
"Video footage found in captured Boko Haram camps by Nigeria’s military seems to give some ...
An in-depth Al Jazeera investigation found at least 23 South African citizens travelled to Ira...
Will President Buhari defeat Boko Haram as promised? Here is why U.N. officials say the country...
What the Nigerian journalist said about Nigeria's media climate, including the country's "obses...
"Several international human rights groups have documented the systematic repression of Ethiopi...
How an organization in Sudan is using social media to crowd fund and collect medication.
Earlier this week, Libya's Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni survived an assassination atte...
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...
"The companies that import fuel say they haven't been paid by the Nigerian government, so they ...
There were eight candidates in the running for the position of president at African Development...
A look at the changes sure to bring expansion and depth to the vision for the continent's count...
According to WorldRemit, "the amount of money that will sent to sub-Saharan Africa via mobile t...
"Worldwide, 62 percent of adults now have an account at a formal financial institution (such as...
 The website listing hotels in Nigeria has seen significant success, and now, it plans to grow...
The now-former African Development Bank President shares his thoughts on the work of the bank s...
As Nigeria scrambles to bring stability to fuel distribution, here are suggestions to improve t...
"Kinshasa is one of the top 10 most expensive African cities to live in according to a 2014 stu...
Cape Town will welcome the World Economic Forum next week.
African royalty and interracial romance are the backdrop for a new film, based on the true stor...
A new discovery in Kenya is causing scientists to rethink former assumptions about the origins ...
At the urging of acclaimed artist, Wangechi Mutu, a group of African artists band together in a...
Think you know African horror stories? Get a primer on the origins of the key themes and what m...
Okayafrica gives us their take on the best from the recent 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair i...
Recent scans of Egypt's animal mummies have turned up empty, prompting some to claim fraud on t...
Nigerian graphic designer, Karo Akpokiere, wasn't terribly familiar with the Venice Biennale, b...
Learn about the traditional West African instrument, the ngoni, in this interview with Malian m...
Let's give credit where credit is due. Learn about the origins of Bantu knots and why Marc Jaco...
See all the beautiful people who came out to celebrate Africa Day at EverydayAfrique.
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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