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  • Migrants Capsize

#1 – This Picture Encapsulates Africa’s Migrant Problem

The moment when an overcrowded boat carrying migrants from Libya to Italy capsizes, has been caught on camera. Read More [...]

  • The San

#2 – The World’s Oldest People Face A Crisis Of Culture

The San live across South Africa, Botswana, Angola and Namibia. In Botswana they're known as the Basarwa, where they live [...]

  • Afro-India Racism

#3 – Afro-India Relations Threatened By Racism

African diplomats from 42 countries in New Delhi are set to boycott an event organised by the Indian government to [...]

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#4 – Frustrated Zimbabweans Vent On #ThisFlag

“When I look at the flag it’s not a reminder of my pride and inspiration, it feels as if I [...]

  • Wildlife Trade

#5 – Africa’s Illegal Wildlife Trade Is Scary

The market across the world for live apes - specifically baby chimpanzees, gorillas and orang-utans plucked from their forest homes [...]

  • UN Peacekeepers

#6 – Can The UN Peacekeepers’ Image Be Saved?

The head of the UN mission in Central African Republic has vowed to do everything possible to wipe out sexual [...]

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#7 – Uganda Court To Decide On The Fate Of World Cup Terrorists

Six years have passed and Ugandans want justice for the 70 people who killed in the capital, Kampala while they [...]

  • Guinea Mining

#8 – Liberia Means Business

Three top politicians and a British mining firm at the centre of a massive corruption scandal have been charged with [...]

  • card electronic-payment

#9 – Facts About Africa’s Biggest Cashless Expo

The Central Bank of Nigeria's conference has contributed its fair share to the development of electronic payment in Nigeria. Over [...]

  • Tanzania Sugar

#10 – Not A Sweet Deal For Tanzania

Tanzania is facing a sugar shortage, despite being a relatively large-scale producer of the commodity. Read More >> Source: BBC

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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 [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • Africa-Code-Week-2016

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 [...]

  • african economies

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 [...]

  • A group of women wearing Bazin in Mali, Africa

Women Creating Wealth

WEF Co-Chair Graca Machel hosted a panel discussing how to harness the untapped potential of women in Africa, where over a [...]

  • SAP

SAP Further Commits to Francophone Africa Region by Opening New Office in Morocco

As further evidence of its commitment to driving digital transformation on the African continent and the company’s expansion across focus [...]

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