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  • Migrant Collage

#1 – Disturbing Numbers In Africa’s Migrant Crisis

A week of shipwrecks and death in the Mediterranean culminated with harrowing testimony from migrant survivors who said another 500 [...]

  • Buhari UK

#2 – One Year On, Has Buhari Brought Change To Nigeria?

"Since we voted Buhari for change, you understand, the poor masses are crying. It’s not the rich people that are [...]

  • Chad Habre

#3 – What Will Happen To Chad’s Former President?

Habré was tried on charges of war crimes, torture and crimes against humanity by a special tribunal known as the [...]

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#4 – Gardener Uses Flowers To Highlight A Worthy Plight

Tanzanian-born Juliet Sargeant is using her exhibition at the Chelsea Flower Show in London to highlight what campaigners call modern-day [...]

  • HIV Device

#5 – Now People Will Know Their HIV Status Sooner

The machine – known as Samba (simple amplification-based assay) – can tell whether a person is infected with the virus [...]

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#6 – Ghana Bans Skin Bleaching

This ban is full of good intentions, but just like in Ivory Coast, Ghanaians will most likely ignore the government’s [...]

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#7 – Togo Looks To The East To Improve Its Economy

Togo is hoping to develop a corridor that will help improve the competitiveness of its economy and make it the [...]

  • Zambian Entrepreneur

#8 – Entrepreneurs In Zambia Show A Great Deal Of Resilience

Big industry is reeling from the shocks and small business is shouldering a lot of the burden, too. Read More [...]

  • Maputo Mozambique

#9 – Standard And Poor’s Rate Mozambique

"The combination of a debt burden higher than we anticipated and the interruption of official foreign funding will likely diminish [...]

  • Caitlyn Jenner

#10 – Did Nigerians Really Get Caitlyn Jenner’s Show Banned In Africa?

African audiences will be seeing less of Caitlyn Jenner after complaints from Nigeria saw her reality show “I Am Cait” [...]

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Global Transportation and Logistics: FedEx Acquires TNT Express

Combination Builds Upon Competitive Positioning in Global Transportation and Logistics Industry   * FedEx has settled the TNT Express Shares tendered [...]

  • Winners of the 2016 African Banker Awards

Celebrating Excellence in Banking and Finance on the Continent

Cameroon is a big winner at this year’s African Banker Awards, while Morocco’s Attijariwafa Bank scoops prestigious Bank of the [...]

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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 [...]


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 [...]

  • Africa Startup Cup Winners

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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