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Meet 'Afro-dandy' designer Matthew Rugamba, who is upping the sartorial game for fashionable me...
A new exhibit at the Savannah College of Art and Design provides an African spin on Dante's Div...
A highly acclaimed documentary, Virunga, tells the story of park rangers trying to protect gori...
In an effort to educate people about Ebola, some savvy musicians are using the radio to dissemi...
Learn about the men of African descent who made a mark on French society in the 18th century.
Senegalese artist, Omar Victor Diop, stars in his latest photo series, Project Diaspora, which ...
For her latest release, Habibi Taal, Sudanese singer Alsarah reinterprets a traditional wedding...
The film industry is expanding tremendously across Africa, but in South Africa, Joburg is quick...
In an interview at London's Frieze Art Fair, acclaimed South African artist, William Kentridge,...
What can be learned from the news of Nigeria being declared Ebola-free. Can some of their pract...
Why some are saying the Olympic athlete may make his comeback at the 2020 games in Tokyo, Japan...
Learn more about the 22-year-ol Freshman at Harvard who overcame abandonment and homelessness t...
What this social media campaign hopes to do for those often stereotyped because of Ebola'...
This expert on Nigerian security and affairs shares his thoughts on the announcement of a cease...
This week, New York City confirmed its first case of the Ebola virus. The doctor, who lives in ...
Tunisia has struggled to find its footing since the ousting of President Zine al-Abidine Ben Al...
This writer shares their thoughts on Africa's present climate, the heaviness of the continent's...
The country celebrates 5 decades of independence this weekend. Lear more about Zambia and its l...
Why this writer believes "insularity will continue to be the country’s guiding ethos in its s...
Africa has been predicted to surpass many of the tech missteps western countries have already o...
The industry has seen tremendous growth, especially in countries such as Ethiopia and South Afr...
Here are a few trends you should know as the year rolls to a close. What will be memorable, gam...
Find out how the idea currently being implemented in one South African city could combat power ...
"The culprit: cheap imports. African nations import about 5 million metric tons of sugar every ...
Much discussion, this week, has surrounded the theory of Africa's rising, and whether this grow...
Who are "socially responsible investors," and what can foreign or local investors learn f...
Learn more about the plan to make online business registration easier and interactive for Afric...
Find out how Samsung's  million dollar devices will be used to provide humanitarian suppo...
Learn more about the East African country's plans to revamp the sector and draw more tourists d...
A new exhibit at NYU's Grey Art Gallery highlights the courage and artistry of South African ph...
It was a long and arduous trek to the silver screen, but 'The Good Lie,' a film about the lost ...
She rose to fame as an Ethiopian supermodel, but her days are now filled with designing a fashi...
With a phenomenal debut album, Wizkid's fans were fearful that his second effort may not measur...
Seeking to create a bridge between African designers and the UK marketplace, Kathy Chenoy has f...
A novel program by the African Wildlife Foundation aims to preserve the environment by building...
Belgian-Rwandan, Stromae, is revolutionizing dance music with his unusually sad lyrics, and he'...
Loving African fashions, but not sure you can pull them off? Here's a primer on how to rock you...
When portraying Mandela, actor Idris Elba developed an appreciation for South African music, wh...
Maybelline enters the African beauty market with a powder designed specifically for darker skin...
 This traveler details an adventurous experience hiking in a rugged trail in Drakensberg, Sout...
Fishing, floating and bird watching --these are just some of the things to do on a house boat i...
Want a vacation of luxury and interested in traveling to North Africa? Here are activities for ...
Yes, you can watch, play and get up close to baboons. Find out how.
This list is for the traveler who is looking to save money without the sacrifice of a great fli...
Want the experience of seeing South Africa via the railway but don't have the cash for luxury? ...
The region is describes "remote," but if you're looking for a getaway experience with less of a...
"An ultra-luxurious safari camp in South Africa’s Kruger National Park has been named the top...
The night sky, when captured right, can create a stunning cityscape photo for tourists. Here ar...
Traveler ignorance to the size and geography of Africa seem to be putting a hold on trips to co...
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