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According to people living in Adamawa State, a significant number of women and girls have been ...
A look at the effect Ebola in West Africa has had on the economic and developmental progress ha...
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How the ignorance surrounding the virus is affecting schools and children in the U.S. and Europ...
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It's no secret much of Africa's large population comprises of young people ages 15-24. Here's h...
Find out how one city in South Africa is cutting down on the number of power thefts and past du...
Fear of the spreading virus has caused many African soccer players  and loyal fans to be caut...
Check out this jam session with one of Nigeria's most talented Soul/ R&B acts.   
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A reporter from VICE News takes a trip to Liberia to look at the efforts to treat and heal Ebol...
"Afrobarometer recently released a study suggesting that a majority of Burkinabé think that,...
This week, Africans familiar with the life and death of former Burkina Faso’s president, Tho...
Check out this breakdown of the deadly virus's spread from a two-year-old in Guinea to Eu...
What writer Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire has to say to African Intellectuals that are western educat...
Find out why the Mozambican opposition party leader is denying what is being called a clear vic...
This week, the Olympic athlete returned to the courtroom for his prison sentencing.
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Find out which african presidents (and kings) are worth millions. You may - or may not - be sur...
"According to Africa’s Pulse, growth in the region is supported by strong public investment ...
Here are 10 incubators helping to build a new generation of innovative tech entrepreneurs.
This week Kenya's economy shifted into the top 10 rankings. Here is why it is just one of the r...
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...
"In the midst of an economic revival after years of political turmoil ended with a brief civil ...
Learn more about the female entrepreneurs that showcased their startups and the entrepreneur wh...
The machine in the country's capital city is the first of its kind and dispenses U.S. dollars.
From Cote d'Ivoire to Equatorial Guinea, find out how the continent's countries rank.
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...
look at the tiny West African island paradise, and why it serves as a stunning getaway and grou...
Learn more about Algeria's beautiful capital city, called a "marvelous combination of enticing ...
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.  ...
"Opt to explore the country’s Chyulu Hills on horseback, and you can race zebras and ...
This travel expert shares her thoughts on community exploration in countries such as South Afri...
The cries, screams and tantrums of a child can make any air traveler uneasy. Here are tips for ...
All we can say is 'Wow'. Take a look at this video of Mauritius over a period of time, and we'r...
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The countries known for safari travel are mostly located in Southern Africa, but for foreign to...

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Samsung Donates 3,000 Smartphones for Ebola Fight[Capital FM]Nairobi -Samsung Electronics Company Ltd has announced that the company - through its global headquarters in Seoul, Korea - will donate 3,000 smartphones, worth about $1 million to support the ongoing fight against Ebola. read more...
Windiga Energy Gets Green Light for the Construction of a 20-MW Solar Power Plant in Burkina Faso[PR Newswire]Montreal -Signs Agreements with the National Power Utilities of Mauritania and Ghana read more...
Girls Embrace Technology for Change[RNW Africa]The digital age is dawning for young Zimbabwean girls and women as they develop new forms of technology that will improve their lives and communities. read more...
UN Secretary General's Humanitarian Envoy and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Praise Sudan for Generously Welcoming South Sudanese Refugees[UNHCR]Khartoum -United Nations Secretary-General's Humanitarian Envoy Abdullah al Matouq and UN High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres returned yesterday from a visit to Sudan's White Nile State, where more than 50,000 South Sudanese refugees currently reside in 4 sites. They visited the Joda border crossing through which the majority of the South Sudanese refugees have arrived in White Nile State and went to Al Alagaya refugee site, which hosts over 8,000 refugees. There they saw firsthand the living cond read more...
USAID Livestock Program Helps Empower Ethiopian Women[State Department]Washington, DC -As part of the U.S. government's Feed the Future initiative, the U.S. Agency for International Development Agricultural Growth Program-Livestock Market Development project seeks to improve nutrition and boost incomes through training and investments in commodities like dairy, meat, and live animals. read more...
She She She - AU Appoints FJC to Observe Botswana Election[The Point]Fatoumatta Jahumpa Ceesay (FJC) is no doubt the busiest woman in The Gambia with invitations to official functions both from the home front and abroad knocking on her doors all the time. read more...
Minister Says More Cooperation Needed to Maintain Ebola-Free-Gambia[Daily Observer]The Gambia's Health and Social Welfare minister has once again solicited the 'continuous' support and cooperation of the general public in the country's bid to avoid the outbreak of the world's most dreadful killer disease, the Ebola Viral Disease. read more...



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