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Are allegations being brought against France and the United Nations troops in Central Afric...
"The 2015 YouthfulCities Index this week named Johannesburg as the “most popular African ci...
The Nigerian author discusses the promise of African writer, and why the global literature comm...
Last week, Nigeria's military rescued close to 300 women and children. The women have now spoke...
Find out why how muslims in the country reacted to the announcement made by El Hadji Djibri...
Burundi forces fired tear gas and stun grenades at protesters in the streets for another week f...
Hundreds of ethnic Ethiopian citizens in central Tel Aviv participated in anti racism protest. ...
A new law could bring tremendously change to the country by creating positions for women. How w...
Learn more about the women tackling their country's social taboos by forming a national women's...
When Ms. Lauryn Hill announced she would perform in Lagos, Nigeria, we were excited. This weeke...
Current President Pierre Nkurunziza has been president in Burundi since 2005. After recently a...
This week, Nigerian military soldiers rescued up to 150 more women and children from Boko Haram...
TIME Magazine takes a look at the migrant journey in Africa, specifically the trip of  North A...
Why close to 2,000 Malawians have already returned home from Durban and Zimbabwe soon followed ...
"Months of laborious negotiations in Algiers between the government and northern rebels produce...
This week, many asked why African leaders and the continent's media has not taken the lead in t...
Sudan's President Bashir has been re-elected for another term in office after an election. Man...
Yewande Omotoso speaks to medical doctor and CEO of TeachSA, Dr. Mothomang Diaho on innovative ...
Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene considers "why African leaders have been so silent about mi...
The late Nelson Mandela's widow, Graca Machel, spoke at a memorial service for the victims of ...
An audit recently made public by Nigeria's state oil firm said Goodluck Jonathan's government w...
"Through significant investment in a continent known for political and security risks, China ha...
While speaking at the annual Milken Institute Global conference this week, Rwanda's President P...
This expert shares thoughts on the 'game' of private equity, and why Africa is (and sometimes i...
"Most US chicken imports are considered to be cheap 'leftovers' – and since developed countri...
The country, which is experiencing tremendous development in its capital city, will be the home...
Though commodity prices across the continent have fallen, Africa's prices have not taken a tail...
Nigeria is poised to become the first African nation to reach the $1 trillion economic march. T...
According to PwC's latest report, Nairobi has been ranked the most attractive destination for f...
What exactly will the country experience as a result of the violence against African immigrants...
Listen to the African rendition of 'We Are the World,' which was recorded by 180 artists from a...
A new photo exhibit documents the lives of Jews in Africa and the African Diaspora.
In an attempt to revive interest in South Africa's Izikhothane subculture, a 3D animated cartoo...
The natural hair movement is gaining momentum across Africa, and beauty companies are taking no...
Hear the new release from Zimbabwe's famed mbira singer, Chiwoniso Maraire, which is now hittin...
A new staging of the Spartacus ballet in South Africa aims to put an African spin on the story ...
Initial studies seem to indicate that the African diet could go a long way to reducing the risk...
Ghanaian rapper, M.anifest, shares his picks for the best of his home country.
See the latest collection from fashion designer, Lukhanyo Mdingi, which incorporates macrame in...
Get to know HHP (Hip Hop Pantsula), the award-winning musician as he reflects on current affair...
In case you need a bigger push, here are the reasons this writer enjoyed a recent visit to Sout...
From Mozambique to Madagascar, here are the best places to see the continent's whale sharks.
Thinking about traveling up Kilimanjaro? It is not a small journey. When you are thinking of bo...
If you like a little peace and quiet and travel avoiding the congested roads of some cities, th...
This writer shares why you should plan your next trip to reserves like Inanda Dam and Wagendrif...
Do you need camouflage? How about binoculars and boots? All your questions are answered here.
Though Egypt's government says the tourists are back, some say there is a different story. &...
This writer puts together a list of sites that will help you avoid airport lines and the hassle...
South Africa’s quirkiest tourist attraction, the brain project of a 59-year-old retired g...
It may be a small island with white sand beaches and alluring waters, but recent shark attacks ...
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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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In the Maasai language, Nairobi is “place of cool water”. As Kenya’s capital, and east Africa’s most populous city, Nairobi is a vibrant commercial and cultural hub where Coca Cola, Price ...

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The professional single-estate chocolatier won three Academy of Chocolate Awards, including one for their innovative chocolate bar that was made from premium Nigerian cocoa beans. ​The premium choco...

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Since 2011, Mobile West Africa has been regarded as the leading technology event in the region LAGOS, Nigeria, April 2, 2015/ – All Amber, the organisers of highly acclaimed technology confe...

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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
  • as Africa.com Gold Restaurants offer an excellent dining experience on par with fine restaurants globally, offering well prepared dishes, a good selection of fine wines
  • as Africa.com Bronze Restaurants are solid choices in the category of casual dining. These restaurants are generally appropriate for families with children