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Current Events

by Africa.com Editorial Team × on December 23, 2013 at 04:05 pm
A look back at the tweets, photos and TV moments that made Africans cringe and reaffirmed our mission to change the way the world sees Africa. In 2013, the world learned a few new things about Africans: -We’re going digital (see this 2013 M [...]
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Arts & Culture / Spotlight

by Teresa Clarke × on November 19, 2013 at 05:06 pm
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” is a more complete story about Africa and its di [...]
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Business & Finance

by Kurt Davis Jr × on November 18, 2013 at 08:31 pm
Access to modern, renewable energy enables countries to create better lives for its people – from lighting streets to reduce crime, providing electricity to manufacture local goods, as well as cleaning and pumping water throughout the country. An e [...]
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Technology / Thought Leaders

by Yolaan Begbie × on November 05, 2013 at 04:39 pm
Our video series, “Thought Leaders,” in association with Harvard’s Africa Business Club – showcases some of Africa’s brightest minds. We sat down with Africa’s leading thinkers, innovators and trailblazers to addre [...]
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Sports / Spotlight

by Terrance Ross × on October 28, 2013 at 11:38 am
‘Build the Monster’ – It’s the official mantra of the Indianapolis Colts’ season this year, and it couldn’t be a more fitting phrase the development of Daniel Adongo, the Kenyan rugby player who is now an NFL player. When former rugby pro [...]
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Current Events

by freelancer × on October 04, 2013 at 12:31 pm
Earlier this year, Caroline Elkins was instrumental in bringing justice to the victims of Kenya’s Mau Mau rebellion. The Pulitzer prize-winning chair of African and African-American Studies  at Harvard University lent her voice and research to [...]
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Safari Corner / Travel

by Peggy Healy × on September 25, 2013 at 02:22 pm
Although many African safari lodges and camps sell themselves as being eco-friendly, Colin Bell and David Bristow found that some merely “green wash”, meaning they are only claim to be eco-friendly accommodation. The two recently released ‘Afri [...]
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Current Events

by freelancer × on September 25, 2013 at 12:21 pm
On September 21, armed men stormed Kenya‘s Westgate Shopping Mall setting off bombs and wounding 175 people in a hail of bullets. The perimeters of the shopping mall in Nairobi resembled a battlefield as the assailants exchanged gunfire with Kenya [...]
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Business & Finance / Spotlight / Thought Leaders

by Yolaan Begbie × on August 16, 2013 at 02:29 pm
Our video series, “Thought Leaders,” in association with Harvard’s The Africa Business Club – showcases some of Africa’s brightest minds. We sat down with Africa’s leading thinkers, innovators and trailblazers to [...]
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African Trendsetter / Spotlight

by admin × on August 08, 2013 at 09:17 am
Quite a lot has changed since African Trendsetters Sydney and Zedekiah met at St. Paul’s Lubinu Boys High School in Mumias, Kenya. For one, the 24-year-olds are no longer classmates but rather best friends who traded in their uniforms and tex [...]

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