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Learn more about the new government officials in place and the six positions claimed by members...
In case you missed the news this weekend, a volcano erupted in the Cape Verde islands. The sudd...
Check out these stunning images of African men and women working to protect the land and local ...
Somalia's al-Shabab Islamists have claimed responsibility for an attack, this weekend, that kil...
Here are 10 apps helping millions of Africans get connected to health professionals, track thei...
How the lack of access to power and diverse energy sources could have a negative effect o...
According to research done by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, military spend...
A recent report claims South Africa has more than 165,000. The country's number of prisoners su...
A seasoned journalist discusses the use of the phrase in reporting about Burkina Faso and the c...
This Is Africa put together a great list of television's 25 most memorable African ads. Check o...
Has the world's response to Ebola been a failure?  Here is how diaspora initiatives are making...
A look at the country's latest developments and everything you need to know following President...
From Chimamanda Adichie to Miriam Makeba, Harvard Professor Henry Louis Gates lists the top inn...
"UN report says sharp rise in numbers of youngsters in poorest countries presents o...
Since the death of Gaddafi, the country has experienced tremendous turmoil. Find out how Libya ...
Journalist and author Howard French writes about his experience buying ivory products in West A...
Photographer Siegfried Modola captures the controversial practice in bold images as girls part...
Angry soldiers took to the streets in protest against the government after failure to provide t...
A look at the initiative aimed at giving housing to women waiting to give birth in Zimbabwe. Ho...
Find out why the country's current president, Guy Scott, was suspended by his political party P...
The FUTURE Awards are fast approaching. Here is a look at the list of 50 leaders who are impact...
The annual comprehensive list has some new faces yet it is still led by Aliko Dangote sitting c...
A look at the extensive development of Ethiopia's capital city - a hot spot for foreign investm...
"The Tanzanian government seems to be moving ahead with a deal to sell 600 square miles of land...
Fourteen young African entrepreneurs share their top notes learned during experience in Africa'...
This writer takes a look at the industry's prospects for Africa. Why is it stacking low when co...
Snapchat's new mobile payment feature draws similarities to M-Pesa. Find out how they compare. ...
A China-owned company has signed a $12bn agreement with Nigeria to construct a massive railway....
Find out why the industry, which works closely with the continent's lucrative tourism industry,...
The West African country's public sector debt is now growing substantially. Learn how it grew m...
A group of Africa's top talents have recorded their own response to Ebola and are hoping it gar...
Brilliant contrasts and a riot of color are the hallmarks of Leonce Raphael Agbodjelou's photog...
Check out the Watershed, a new shop in Cape Town that's curated an amazing array of Africa's to...
A new photo exhibit in Gaborone profiles the offbeat sensibilities of Botswana's heavy metal fa...
The art world has become increasingly infatuated with contemporary African art, as witnessed by...
Listen to one of the cuts on the new Mandela-inspired album, whose line-up has been assembled b...
Vancouver's recent fashion week played host to inspiring new creations by South African designe...
Learn why Blankets & Wine is one of the hottest events on the Nairobi cultural scene.
Fascinated by African food traditions, celebrity chef Kiran Jethwa, is spreading his excitement...
The latest exhibit at the Smithsonian's Museum of African Art aims to create a dialogue between...
Find out how the Galileo Open Air Cinema, with three scenic locations around Cape Town, is at...
Learn more about the country's plan to raise tourist revenues to $3 billion with attractions s...
"Rovos Rail offers a series of journeys across South Africa and beyond that allow passengers to...
Learn more about this newly-built camp perfect for vacationers seeking a peaceful resting spot.
Officials recently announced tourists will soon be able to enter the courtyard of the Great Sph...
Lwearn more about a reserve in central Malawi, known as one of the continent's last "unexploite...
Family trips don't just mean traveling with the immediate members of your family.  Here...
This traveler took a trip to the stunning island nation. After hopping from island to island, h...
This writer details her experience during a sponsored vacation stay at luxurious Asilia Africa...
Learn more about the history of Lagos, Nigeria's former capital city.  
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As global investors and business leaders look to Africa as the next region of transformative economic growth, they are paying increasing attention to Nigeria. With about 170 million inhabitants, the c...

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 Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze is a Brooklyn-based artist of Nigerian descent. She recently returned to the U.S. after completing a ten-month Fulbright fellowship at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. She i...

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The fashion monarchy in New York, let alone internationally, is a tough one to work in but there is one South African fashion designer reigning locally and globally. With imperial authority, David T...

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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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