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Nearly 10,000 people have died from Ebola, the vast majority in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leon...
Many know Aliko Dangote is Africa's richest man, but how many know the details of his company? ...
Yes you read right. It's women's month, and this year’s theme is "Make it Happen." Here are f...
Why Lesotho may be headed for a new coalition government after an election that "failed to heal...
The world is watching the state of global prices. It doesn''t look good, especially in Nigeria....
Voters will cast their ballots in Burkina Faso, Burundi, CAR, Chad, Côte d’Ivoire, Ethiopia...
Should Mo Ibrahim increase his prize money to persuade many African leaders to amend their cons...
In the Democratic Republic of Congo, drivers often forget traffic rules and drive at their ...
Sometimes we may slip up and eat stuff that is not really good for us and the family. I know I ...
The Nigerian author participated in UK Vogue's fashion practice by showing readers her style. C...
The militant Islamist group killed 68 in Njaba despite the defensive partnerships between West ...
"Recordings allegedly implicate Egypt’s president in judicial interference, secre...
This year, voters will cast their ballots in Burkina Faso, Burundi, CAR, Chad, Côte d’Ivoir...
Will Lesotho's coalition government win big from the country's recent elections? The results we...
President Salva Kiir and former vice president Riek Machar had a meeting in Ethiopia this week,...
Last week, we told you about a Tanzanian activist standing up for the country's albinos. This w...
Following the shooting of a homeless Cameroonian immigrant on the streets of LA, a reporter too...
"Liberia released its last current Ebola patient from hospital on Thursday, marking the W...
The 29-year-old former cab driver who left the United States to join al Qaeda in Somalia, was c...
This week, Mali’s government signed a preliminary peace deal with some northern rebel groups....
Namibia's outgoing president, Hifikepunye Pohamba, won this year's Mo Ibrahim Foundation Prize....
Forbes releases its annual list with some usual candidate and a few new additions. Nigerian CEO...
Find out why South Africa was listed as third on the list of national economies around the glob...
Among the expert predictions for this year in mobile technology: "more people will watch stream...
How countries are financing multi-million dollar construction projects such as the long awaited...
Learn more about WorldRemit, and find out how services such as Azimo and Kwanji are making ...
"Business executives from BRICS countries, who apply for a visa to visit South Africa for short...
What are the major obstacles the global economy faces as a result of falling oil prices in Nige...
Why the "future of Kenya’s business environment is looking increasingly bright as the nationa...
South Africa is considered a leader in urbanization on the continent. It may come as no surpri...
If a film or television show needs an exotic setting, there's a good chance it will be filmed i...
New filmmakers from Dubai use animation to tell the story of Bilal, a former slave who converts...
Boston University has a long history of teaching African languages, and new federal grants are ...
In the way that soccer has captured the imaginations of Africans, one writer wonders whether ba...
Learn about NYC's Ghanaian community and their passion for the perfect spinach stew.
In an interview with CNN, Nigerian songstress, Nneka, talks about her new album and all that in...
Once one of the most popular acts in South Africa, Mango Groove is experiencing a revival some ...
Get to know Nana Mensah, self-proclaimed 'weird girl,' whose new film 'Queen of Glory' casts a ...
Here the latest tracks from the debut album of South Africa's Fantasma.
Punctuality is all relative. Learn how its importance varies around the world and is a direct o...
A recently released research report took a look at the world's travel destinations. Of the top ...
Our SA Director Laura Joseph has embarked on a bucket list journey up Mount Kilimanjaro. Want t...
Ebony magazine has picked the 14 top hotspots for black travelers. Among the african travel des...
A traveler details her trip in the North African country with arab influences. Specifically, sh...
Learn more about the Great Mosque of Djenne, the largest mud structure in the world, constructe...
"Nigeria’s capital is home to some of the greatest sights in Nigeria. Abuja is conveniently...
A global look at the best places to escape the cold and enjoy fun in the sun, including a trip ...
Would you ever sleep out on the plains of the Serengeti? How about on a cliff? Here are 11 incr...
When you attempt to pronounce this Namibian town, it may be confusing (and possibly stressful)....
Why Table Mountain is one the beautiful natural wonders you will want to visit around the world...
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In this episode of The Scoop, Salim Amin chats to Jeremy Gilley, Founder of Peace One Day, a charity campaigning for a global day of ceasefire and non-violence, and British actor Jude Law. Law began ...

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Nigeria’s finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, explains why addressing the technology, agriculture, and infrastructure needs in parts of Africa, and in other emerging markets, is crucial to sustai...

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All things being equal – great accommodations, game-rife bush, personable companions – a great safari guide is the defining difference in the enjoyment, even exhilaration, and certainly memorabili...

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Africa is home to more than a billion people spread across 54 countries and speaking more than 3,000 languages. So why is Africa usually limited to a single narrative? “Africa Straight Up”...

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Senegal’s Ministry of Education partners with Samsung to launch innovative mobile education solution The Senegal Ministry of Education and Samsung Electronics Africa today announced the launch of a...

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In this episode of “The Scoop,” Salim Amin speaks to Naadiya Moosajee, co-founder of the non-profit organization, South African Women in engineering. Through her non-profit, she promotes ...

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Africa.com: What is your background and how did you get started? I have always loved the process of bringing resources together to create a product. I have a BSC in Business Administration, a certif...

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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
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