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#1 – Ten Things You Need To Know About Africa Day

The theme for 2016 is 'Building a better Africa and a Better World'. Read More >> Source: eNCA

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#2 – Nigerian Farmers Lose Millions After Their Tomatoes Are Ravaged

They describe the outbreak as “tomato Ebola”. Officials have declared a state of emergency in Kaduna State after moths destroyed [...]

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#3 – Isreal Returns Egypt’s Relics

The paint has long since faded, but even some 3,000 years later the Egyptian sarcophagus covers radiate history and beauty. [...]

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#4 – Sudanese Slam Poet Closes Yale’s Class Day On Powerful Note

The graduating student, Emtithal Mahmoud whose family fled to the U.S. from Darfur when she was a child, started writing [...]

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#5 – A Million Zimbabweans March For Mugabe On Africa Day

The youth of the ruling party say the march is to honour President Robert Mugabe, Africa's oldest ruler. Read More [...]

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#6 – Top10 Languages To Know In Africa

Not only is Africa the second most populous continent in the world with over one billion people, but it is [...]

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#7 – Two Slave Owners Are Convicted In Mauritania

Although slavery was officially abolished in 1981, it is deeply ingrained in Mauritania’s history and pressure groups have struggled to [...]

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#8 – #No More Sleeping On Albino Attacks

Civil rights campaigners in Malawi and several hundred people participated in a march to parliament in the capital, Lilongwe calling [...]

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#9 – Africa Rising: Is The Middle Class The Solution?

Deconstructing the fashionable discourse that the middle class will cure all region's ills is necessary to understand long-term growth trajectory. [...]

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#10 – Can You Sing The African Union Anthem?

South Africa has launched a campaign to teach its school pupils the anthem of the African Union in an effort [...]

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Pan-African Weekend to Take Place in New York

Tickets Now on Sale for the Biggest Celebration of African Achievement  in the U.S. Premier Pan-African media company Face2Face Africa has [...]

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ASUG and LeadershipGarage Join SAP Education Network for Digital Transformation

SAP SE today announced that the LeadershipGarage research program and the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) are collaborating with SAP Education [...]

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Bill Gates to Deliver the 14th Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture

The Nelson Mandela Foundation in association with the University of Pretoria, is delighted to announce that Bill Gates will deliver [...]

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EgyptAir Flight From Paris To Cairo Goes Missing

EgyptAir has confirmed that Flight MS804, carrying at least 56 passengers and 10 crew members from Paris to Cairo, has [...]

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Africa Code Week 2016 To Tackle Continent’s Digital Skills Gap

SAP initiative – with hundreds of partners – will offer job-relevant software coding skills to 150,000 youth across 30 African [...]

  • She Leads Africa

She Leads Africa brings Its SheHive Professional Bootcamp To New York, June 2nd-5th

Calling all young, smart ambitious African women in the diaspora! The SheHive, brought to you by She Leads [...]

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Short-term Challenges Are An Opportunity To Diversify Economies On The Continent

Recent challenges have overshadowed some of the underlying medium- to long-term trends that continue to support the growth prospects [...]

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Gomobile Announced Top Prize at First Regional Competition – Africa Startup Cup!

Accra, Ghana— Global entrepreneurship development agency StartUp Cup announced the top three winning teams of Africa StartUp Cup Challenge, a [...]

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Women Creating Wealth

WEF Co-Chair Graca Machel hosted a panel discussing how to harness the untapped potential of women in Africa, where over a [...]

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SAP Further Commits to Francophone Africa Region by Opening New Office in Morocco

As further evidence of its commitment to driving digital transformation on the African continent and the company’s expansion across focus [...]

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