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  • Coal mine in Zimbabwe

#1 – Zimbabwe Sinks Deeper Into Depression

A partly state owned coal mine, Hwange Colliery Ltd., plans to half its staff compliment this year to make it [...]

  • village in south kivu

#2 – Rights Activists Praise DRC For Putting An End To Horrific Practices

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo have arrested 75 suspected militiamen for murder and rape in the province of [...]

#3 – ExxonMobil’s Deal To Secure “The Crown Jewels” Of Nigeria Probed

The world’s largest oil company, secured the lucrative oil rights in 2009 by beating out China’s fourth-largest oil producer for [...]

  • Man walks past burnt bus in South Africa's capital

#4 – How A South Africa Without Mandela Looks Like

“Yes, we had the Mandela era — a great history, a profound history for the whole world actually... But the [...]

  • Somali youths on the beach on their phones

#5 – Young Somalis Use Snapchat To Promote Their Country

"The reason why I take pictures is because when people Google Mogadishu on the internet pictures of people killed in [...]

  • woman winnows rice

#6 – An Age Old West African Tradition Could Fight Climate Change

For the last 700 years women in Ghana and Liberia have been using a valuable farming technique that modern-day agronomists [...]

  • Tunisia Fishing Town

#7 – Tunisians Find Local Solutions For The Migrant Situation

Five years after Tunisia's revolution, the tiny North African country is struggling with unrest, soaring unemployment and plummeting growth. Those [...]

  • senegal airlines

#8 – Came Out Of The Africa Air Cargo Summit?

Air transport in Africa is twice as expensive as the world average, hindering continental trade links and economic growth in [...]

  • Ghana President John Dramani

#9 – Ghana’s President Accused Of Improper Conduct

Opposition parties want an inquiry into whether a businessman won a $613,000 government construction contract by giving President John Mahama [...]

  • Nigerian and Emirati delegates talk about Lagos city

#10 – Deal Closed For Africa’s First Smart City

Lagos has made its intentions to be Africa’s first smart city clear by signing a deal with Dubai, which is [...]

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  • Chief Analytics Officer Forum Africa

CAO Forum: Leading Global Analytics Event Coming to South Africa!

In partnership with the global Chief Data Officer Forum series,  the CAO Forum is the premier event for senior  analytics professionals. [...]

  • agrique africa

The Agrique Africa Investment Summit for Africa’s Agribusiness Value Chain

The Agrique Africa Investment Summit 2016 (AAIS2016), taking place on the 23rd June, in London, will bring together over 100 [...]

  • spirits of rebellion documentary poster

‘Spirit of Rebellion’ Wins Best Diaspora Documentary Award

Spirits of Rebellion scooped the Best Diaspora Documentary award at African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) held in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Directed [...]

  • EveryShotCounts

Sign The #EveryShotCounts Petition to Provide Universal Immunization

It is our collective responsibility to protect and stand up for those who are most vulnerable on our continent: our [...]

  • Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF)

What Is The Role of Women in Africa’s Economic Growth?

2ND AFRICA WOMEN INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM (AWIEF) Under the theme “Accelerating women’s economic empowerment in Africa’s best interest”, the [...]

  • she leads africa group photo in NYC

She Leads Africa: They Trained, They Networked, They Inspired.

Last weekend, She Leads Africa brought its innovative professional bootcamp to New York City. Over 4 days, NYC was sprinkled [...]

  • Mobile 360 – Africa

Tanzania to Host Mobile 360 – Africa Conference

Tanzania Programme Features Executives from Organisations including Airtel Africa, Ericsson, Huawei, the Internet Society, ONEm, Tigo and Vodacom The GSMA [...]

  • pan african weekend

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 [...]

  • EgyptAir Flight Missing

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 [...]

  • She Leads Africa

She Leads Africa brings Its SheHive Professional Bootcamp To New York

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

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