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The story is still developing as details emerge about the missing aircraft flying to Algiers fr...
What the well known billionaire and philanthropist is saying about the importance of reducing m...
A funny look at tips and tricks to traveling through the continent, complete with popular GIFs.
Learn more about the World Heritage Site in Botswana.
An executive in charge of leading efforts for the company on the continent talks about the PayP...
Why countries such as Nigeria, Ghana and Cameroon are allegedly selling oil 'under the table' ...
Learn more about the ceasefire agreement aimed at ending the country's year of religious confli...
The shocking story is making headlines after the 19-year-old admitted to committing sexual acts...
Jollof rice to Chambo, check out these popular African dishes and find out where you can taste ...
A detailed list of ten adventurous and (some lesser paced) things to do in Morocco's popular ci...
French President François Hollande has confirmed all lives lost on the down flight as the blac...
Dr. Linah Kilimo talks about the movement to end the practice of female genital mutilation. 
Despite the unfortunate events making headlines for Africa all around the world, the continent'...
A judge found the imprisoned group of writers and reporters guilty of terrorism. Their story ...
Why  it is being said that "Sub-Saharan Africa's agricultural sector needs to harvest the frui...
The virus continues to spread with more than 600 cases reported and close to 400 people dead as...
Why the billionaire thought leader is saying aid still helps African countries, but it needs to...
This week, the parents of girls kidnapped by Boko Haram met with President Goodluck Jonathan. H...
A photographer visits the well known Nobel prize-winning laureate and outspoken author at his h...
Why the lack of female voices in non-fiction points to deeper cultural issues.
The details about Africa's loss of "almost six and a half times the amount of money that it rec...
How addressing obstacles in its export sector would help Ethiopia's economic transformation. ...
Why the country's problems can't seem to overshadow the investment interest and economic promis...
This week, it was announced that at least $900 million in business deals will be unveiled at th...
What you need to know about launching your business on the continent.
How the demand for 3G and 4G data transmission services is increasing activity in the telecom i...
The economic promise of Equatorial Guinea may not be ale to overshadow the harsh reality of ine...
PayPal is entering the African market. Learn more about their plans for the continent, beginnin...
Why the drama of Nigeria's kidnapped girls and the violence of Boko Haram has not discouraged i...
A look at Germany's plan for Africa - a frame work still in progress, but clear about their int...
With its sights set on the big time, Ethiopian fashion label, Abugida, is burning up the runway...
African dance is hugely popular, and there's one for every letter (well, almost) in the alphabe...
Acclaimed for transitioning South Africa out of apartheid, former president F.W. de Klerk remai...
Learn about the impressive treasures of Kenya's African Heritage House and why the future of bo...
Italian racism and anti-African immigration policy are the target of a new music video by Liber...
Marrakech has always offered up a smorgasbord of photo opportunities. With the launch of a new ...
In a fascinating podcast, Graca Michel gives her first interview since the death of her husband...
Musical collaboration in the African diaspora is alive and well. Hear about the adventures of E...
Ankara prints have become synonymous with African fashion, and their popularity shows no sign o...
Performance artist Okwui Okpokwasili, known for incorporating dance into her works, shares an i...
Learn more about the wildlife and exploration opportunities that are serving as highlights of c...
Spring time in SA is fast approaching. Here 10 places to visit near Cape Town that won't break ...
This traveler details a trip in the southern African country, including a stay in a campsite an...
From Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie to John Steinbeck, read how these famous quotes speak so well for...
Here are the things you should know before booking your trip for (what's left) of this year.
Get to know this game lodge owner and African entrepreneur. Find out how he got his start with ...
Want a unique way to travel through the continent? Follow the food. Here are 20 great dishes an...
Take a close look at the beautiful Moroccan city with this video.
Yes, you read right. Find out where and how travelers can get up-close-and-personal with the st...
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Farewell Burundi - End of Term in Sight for Revenue Boss[African Arguments]Kieran Holmes is the first Commissioner General of the new Office Burundais des Recettes. read more...
The Car Ceasefire - a (Very) Small Step Towards Stability[Daily Maverick]News that warring parties in the Central African Republic have agreed on a ceasefire is encouraging - but not too encouraging. A few crucial oversights in the peace deal, coupled with the structural realities of the conflict, mean that it's going to be very difficult to enforce. Still, it's a start. read more...
Orange and Emmaüs International Launch Their 5th African Mobile Telephone Recycling Facility in Abidjan[CIO]The fifth mobile collection facility has been inaugurated in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, in the presence of the Ivoirian Minister for the Environment, Urban Cleanliness and Sustainable Development, Mr Kouadio Remi Alla and the CEO of the Orange Côte d'Ivoire Télécom group, represented by Mr Joseph Pitah, Director of Networks and Information Systems. read more...
AU Commission Chairperson On Official Visit to Benin[African Union]African Union Commission Chairperson H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma has arrived in Cotonou, Benin at the invitation of the President Yayi Boni for an official visit from 24 - 27 July 2014, as well as to deliver a statement at a Ministerial Conference of Least Developed Countries on Monday 28 July. read more...
Illegal Logging[Daily Observer]The essence of trees towards making this planet a safe and better place fit for human survival has been hinted over and over in this paper and numerous other publications at both local and international level, especially those dealing with environment and conservation, protection and development. read more...
King of Morocco Writes to President Jammeh[Daily Observer]The king of Morocco, His Highness Muhammed VI has written to the president of the Republic, His Excellency Sheikh Prof. Alh. Dr. Yahya Jammeh, felicitating him on the advent of the Muslim Holy Month of Ramadan. The king writes: "As the Muslim Ummah prepares to welcome the Holy Month of Ramadan, it gives me great pleasure to send you my best wishes for a fulfilling spiritual journey. This is an opportunity for us to reminisce about the lofty ideals advocated by our pristine faith, particularly the virtues o read more...
Opinion Poll Does Not Reveal Real Extent of Child Rape in Nigeria[Africa Check]A recent opinion poll in Nigeria reveals more about a growing awareness of child rape in the country, than it does about the true extent of the problem. read more...



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