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A deeper look at Liberia's Ebola problem, and the ways in which health groups and government of...
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Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe says SADC must limit cooperation with Western countries, claim...
From Nandos to Ocean Basket, here are 10 restaurants that have done well on the continent.
This amazing photography captures the unique craft of this South african artist.
We've launched a new series highlighting the Women Running Africa in government positions aroun...
Liberia has been hard hit by the virus outbreak in both the capital and rural areas. Learn more...
As part of our new series highlighting the Women Running Africa, our CEO sat down with Nigeria'...
What Africans can learn from the evolving Ebola virus crisis, including not eating bushmeat and...
A look at Kenya's genital mutilation practice and the calls to end it.
A look at the photo series from the charity organization.
As western media continues to shape narratives of poverty and despair, reporters on the contine...
Is Nuhu Ribadu eyeing Nigeria's presidentiak election next year? Why his next move is causing m...
An interesting look at the military powers with the most influence on the continent.
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The spread of the virus has germaphobes and potential Africa travelers rethinking their n...
How Kampala City progressed from a city in need of drastic repair to a leadin...
Learn more about the continent’s growing middle class, and how they are becoming precious con...
What will happen to the thriving agriculture industry as the growing interest in oil brings in ...
It's been 20 years since the birth of the country's high-grossing film industry. Take a look at...
Adiree CEO Adiat Disu writes about the competition between subsections of the beauty industry.
"CNBC Africa spoke to Uzoma Dozie Deputy managing director at Diamond Bank about the opportunit...
Find out why the imagination of Africa's creatives are sought after and generating funds for th...
How Africa's top real estate tycoons are collaborating to build the sector in Africa's largest ...
A look at the role of remittance in the boost of Africa's economy. Here six startups helping to...
Zambia's Mulenga Kapwepwe wears many hats. A passionate champion of Zambian arts and culture, s...
After accepting an Emmy for her break-out role in the smash Netflix series, 'Orange is the New ...
A musical might not seem like an entirely appropriate way to memorialize a massacre, but the cr...
Check out the latest from South Africa's chic home furnishings designers, Dokter and Misses.
South African dance sensation, Keoikantse “Keo” Motsepe, is dazzling audiences across the g...
Learn about the mircobrewery in Mauritius that is determined to take on the big guys in the que...
Banned from returning to his native South Africa, anti-apartheid journalist, Nat Nakasa, died i...
Learn about the eerily fascinating, enormous puppets of Macdonald Mfolo, and the global arts co...
In Africa, there has been a surge in the development of mobile phone games, which many see as a...
The Root teams up with Harvard to give us an art history lesson about the depiction of blacks i...
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African travelers just can't get enough of Cape Town. Here are dishes to try when visiting the ...
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This stunning photography gives us a birds-eye-view of South Africa's most popular coastal city...
Learn more about the small city in an ancient region of North African country, Libya.
This infographic shows the benefits of turning off your gadgets and enjoying your surroundings.
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  • as Africa.com Platinum Restaurants are extraordinary. They offer a dining experience that is a cut above the rest, incorporating creative culinary preparation
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