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"Militants have stormed a remote village in north-eastern Nigeria, killing at least 33 people a...
"As Internet penetration rapidly spreads across Africa, e-commerce represents huge potential th...
Find out the five key trends that are proving to be something to watch out for in emerging mark...
"While much of the world has been focused on the rise of the Islamic State, another proto-Islam...
"According to the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), over the last decade i...
"South Sudan's civil war recently entered its second year. Unlike in past wars, church leaders ...
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Construction on Africa's tallest building will begin in Morocco next year. The 540-metre-high, ...
"Bloom Consulting’s 2014 Country Brand Ranking noted that for the first time, South Africa ...
"According to new research from the Legatum Institute, which last week ranked prosperity in 38...
Amid the economic progress of the continent, Africa's political leaders remain in power. ...
A recent study conducted by IPU’s Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentaria...
This year, the deadly ebola virus emerged in West Africa and killed hundreds. TIME Magazine hon...
Meet five Sudanese writers who are helping to tell authentic stories of their count...
Why many are upset following the Kenyan parliament's controversial bill created to enhance the ...
It is unclear what agreement was made to negotiate the release of French businessman Serge Laz...
"Emergency measures imposed in remote eastern district of Kano after health workers uncover sur...
Zimbabwe's President has fired Vice-President Joice Mujuru following weeks of drama in the Zanu...
What you need to know about Kenya's presence and political as well as cultural conversations on...
A look at medical leaders on the continent, and the work they are doing in their home countries...
"Businesses have shut up shop, generators have sold out and cars play cat-and-mouse at darkened...
Africa's richest man shares his tips, and the reasons why he has achieved his success - includi...
Here is FORBES's annual installment of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa. Find out why each...
What type of investment does the continent attract? How can countries draw in foreign investmen...
Though Kenya has garnered international attention for their  technology developments, find ou...
A look at the populated country of Ethiopia and the career choices many young graduates are mak...
According to Pricewaterhouse Coopers, "expenditure on infrastructure in Africa is set to reach ...
Why the country is taking this step to encourage the development of the continent's hotel indus...
The site lists the stories that highlighted technology progress in popular regions like East Af...
Find out how the access to the world wide web just got a bit closer for people who may not be a...
South African comedian, Trevor Noah, joins the cast of The Daily Show with John Stewart and att...
Learn about the brilliant career of Nigeria's most famous and prolific architect, Olajumoke Ade...
See the latest fashions and Joburg fashionistas in the latest spread for GQ Style SA.
The Root gives us their picks for this year's best fiction from the African diaspora.
Womenswear designer, Sindiso Khumalo, is passionate about textiles and finds great inspiration ...
A new film casts a spotlight on the trials and travails of being a transgendered person in mode...
An increasingly youthful and international population in the UAE is sparking big demand for the...
Learn about Montevideo's "Candome" parade and how it celebrates the city's African cultural roo...
As a gesture to the land she loved, Doris Lessing's estate will be sending her book collection ...
Senegalese photographer, Omar Victor Diop, has created an acclaimed new series of photos that i...
Why this beautiful southern African country is a great destination for urban travelers looking ...
A look at the stunning travel attractions of Ethiopia years after famine. Find out how the coun...
A beautiful spread of photos and narrative from a recent trip to Chad's Ennedi Plateau. See wh...
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This week, many are still mourning the loss of Nelson Mandela. Here is how he was remembered in...
Take a look at this insider's guide to spending time in Cape Town, including bars, restaurant...
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Spending your holiday away from home? If you're headed to southern Africa, here are some great ...
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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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This week on the scoop, Salim Amin chats to renowned Kenyan management consultant, writer, and educator, Sunny Bindra. Bindra’s primary work has been as a management consultant and board adviso...

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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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