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Yes, you read right. Nigerian officials are celebrating news that the country is now free of th...
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What writer Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire has to say to African Intellectuals that are western educat...
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This week, the Olympic athlete returned to the courtroom for his prison sentencing.
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Here are 10 incubators helping to build a new generation of innovative tech entrepreneurs.
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Find out what the South African entrepreneur says about her business experience, and what entre...
The debate about China's influence on the continent continues as this writer explores the count...
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A novel program by the African Wildlife Foundation aims to preserve the environment by building...
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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...
look at the tiny West African island paradise, and why it serves as a stunning getaway and grou...
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A comprehensive (yet lengthy) list of the top things to do in Africa's southern most tip, South...
Why tourists should channel their inner bird watchers and wildlife documentary makers.  ...
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This travel expert shares her thoughts on community exploration in countries such as South Afri...
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Campaign for Peaceful Harvest Concludes in West Darfur[Unamid]On 16 October 2014, UNAMID Civil Affairs Section concluded a peace campaign aimed at addressing potential conflicts between farmers and pastoralists at the Aish Barra Administrative Unit in El Geneina, West Darfur. read more...
President Bouteflika Calls On Press Professionals to Join Process of Legal Arsenal Completion[Algerie Presse Service]Algiers -President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika called on Tuesday the professionals of the press in Algeria to join the process of the completion of the legal arsenal governing the sector of information particularly concerning their representation in the regulation authority of the written press and the council of ethics. read more...
Elections Outcome Will Have Little Impact On Social Fault-Lines[African Arguments]On the 15th of October, 2014, Mozambique held its fifth multiparty general election. Despite Renamo's almost ritualistic accusation of fraud (not that fraud did not happen, but it would probably not change the outcome of the election) Frelimo once again appears to be heading towards a comfortable win, if not as overwhelming as the previous victory. read more...
Moroccans Criticise Healthcare Progress[Magharebia]Rabat -The Moroccan healthcare sector is being heavily criticised by members of the public who want care to be fair and balanced for all, regardless of income. read more...
Algeria Arrests Mauritanian Terrorist[Magharebia]Nouakchott -The Algerian army last week arrested a Mauritanian member of a terror group behind a string of killings in Tunisia. read more...
Tunisians Fear Libya Fallout As Vote Nears[Magharebia]Tunis -Tunisians will head to the polls this Sunday (October 26th) amid fears that the relentless violence in neighbouring Libya could disrupt the legislative vote. read more...
Tunisia Invited to Arab-Russian Co-Operation Forum in Khartoum[Tunis Afrique Presse]Tunis -Tunisia, on Tuesday, received an invitation from Russia to participate in the 2nd Arab-Russian Co-operation Forum scheduled for December 3 in Khartoum. read more...



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