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Nigeria's two main presidential candidates - President Goodluck Jonathan and Muhammadu Buhari -...
"For two decades, many South Africans assumed that our university campuses had become political...
"The World Health Organization and the Liberian government say they are checking into the possi...
"Niger is weathering a fall in the price of its key exports and remains on track to grow by an ...
"Thirty-one governments ranging from China to Zambia agreed to strengthen laws to clamp down on...
"The vaccine, VSV-EBOV, was developed by the Public Health Agency of Canada and has already sho...
"A Chinese restaurant in Nairobi, Kenya, was forced to shut down after Kenyans online protested...
"African presidents from Goodluck Jonathan to Yoweri Museveni are allegedly spending millions o...
"The Spanish city of Ceuta on North Africa's coast is surrounded by fences separating Spanish s...
"Morocco is no place to stay at a Hilton or a Sheraton. Staying at authentic riads is an integr...
"The Islamic State militant group, which controls parts of Syria and Iraq, has accepted a pledg...
Why Egypt, a country that has long tried to separate itself from the continent, is now moving b...
Here are the top 10 iconic women in African history, according to This Is Africa.
Cape Verde leads the list for the highest number of women occupying ministerial positions in Af...
"Tanzania has made strides in holding hundreds of witchdoctors accountable for the deplorable p...
The African Union has proposed the creation of a 10,000 strong force to fight Nigerian Islamist...
Why Judge Thokozile Masipa says she cannot rule against the appeal.
Find out what happens when a BBC News crew is been allowed into Eritrea for the first time. Th...
Libya's warring factions failed to meet for UN-led peace talks on Wednesday, as skirmishes ...
"The government is now turning its attention towards this population and their needs, while it ...
The financial magazine's annual list includes Kenya's Edwin Macharia, and Zimbabwe's Strive Ma...
"Egypt's ambitions are on an even larger scale. Its new capital is eventually designed to cover...
From Kigali in Rwanda to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia, here are the cities in Africa that offer oppo...
A look at how North African countries such as Morocco, Algeria and Egypt, who receive the most ...
African trade is growing as it has never grown before. This is benefiting African companies and...
How leaders like Patrice Motsepe are succeeding in business. He is one of South Africa's riches...
A look at the industry, and how agriculture is presenting new opportunities for business growth...
This week, President Macky Sall proposed shortening his 7-year term by two years. The five year...
Find out what Ethiopia is now taking a stand against illegal poaching and ivory trade.
Why increasing global access of the Internet is on the agenda of technology companies.
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As the world searches for healthier eating options, attention is turning to the native offering...
See why Luanda-based fashion designer, Nadir Tati, ruled the runway at one of Europe's biggest ...
Despite the country's intense press controls, the BBC manages to capture some beautiful images ...
A student of ancient African history has created a new graphic novel, which uses African tribal...
The immense creativity of South Africa's Dokter & Misses is on display in their latest coll...
An overcrowded Cairo has put the wheels in motion for a brand new capital city with a potential...
Lousiana's African House has been named a National Treasure in recognition of the importance of...
A white South African takes up Kwaito music and targets a European audience.
An increasing number of Africans are using their mobile phones for reading and romance is the m...
A writer shares an experience traveling with a guide and an audio tour. How does the tour enhan...
From securing your communication to planning for security, here are the best ways to organize y...
Find out what the olympic rower encountered while riding in the waters of Essaouira, a lesser k...
This writer shares her little towns often out shined by popular African locations such as ...
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"A watery wilderness, flambéd langoustines on the beach and the welcoming people of Gambia and...
The country's capital city is undergoing an elaborate makeover complete with new roads and tall...
A list of things to do in the country with 'historical treasure,' beautiful architecture and am...
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