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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.
A candid video report takes a look at the Ebola virus crisis in a small village in Sierra Leone...
The organization's Brookings Africa Growth Initiative’s (AGI) partner think tanks study youth...
Take a look at the stunning photos of Italian photographer Paolo Patruno. Learn more about his...
One of the underlying reasons many cited as possible motivation for the US-Africa Summit was th...
An in-depth look at the UN's efforts to address poverty, the Sustainable Development Goals and ...
Why the South African ex-President called for the boycott of Israeli goods as violence increase...
A week after the historic summit was hosted by President Barack Obama, here is a critique of U....
For the first time since he was arrested and removed from power, Hosni Mubarak spoke in front o...
This week, the plea for access to experimental drugs that have shown to improve the condition o...
Is the current instability and rapidly rotating people in power a recipe for the downfall of Li...
CNBC Africa covered the US-Africa Summit extensively. Here's a look at highlights as well as ...
The recent announcement of a BRICS bank has been met with mixed commentary. Does dissatisfactio...
An in-depth look at Nigeria, Africa's largest economy and the sixth-largest oil producer. Find ...
It is no secret a large portion of Africa's wealth is due to diaspora remittances, but can the ...
Learn more about the agriculture and trade policies hindering growth in the Central African reg...
Was last week's summit was a belated effort for the US and the Obama administration? This write...
Conversations surrounding the US heightened interest in Africa have been met with skepticism be...
Learn more about the recent launch of the bitcoin remittance service, and why there is exci...
Why Ghana's cocoa farmers are going around high trade costs to sell their goods through illeg...
The African Union chairperson spoke to business leaders saying the industries in need of  natu...
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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In what is being called a ‘historic’ gathering of African leaders on American soil, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are hosting 50 heads of state from across the conti...

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