Wednesday, April 16, 2014: Africa.com’s Daily Top 10 -


1. Armed Men Kidnap Schoolgirls in Nigeria

Militant members of Boko Haram have abducted more than 100 students of secondary school in Borno state.

Source: Al Jazeera

2. The 9 Best Jobs In Africa Don't Exist Yet

Here's a list of the jobs Africans can't really apply for yet. Why social entrepreneurs transforming their chosen fields may have to lead create these career foundations.
Source: Forbes

3. Life On The Brink: Africa's Dying Species

A look at Africa's unique wildlife yet endangered wildlife and information from the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Source: CNN

4. Report: Africa's Economic Prosperity at Risk From Instability

A recent report looks at the fragile states of Africa, and instability's effect on bank managers.
Source: Voice of America

5. Nigeria Bombing: Abuja Tightens Security Before WEF

Recent violence in Nigeria's capital has forced officials to step up security for May's World Economic Forum.
Source: Mail & Guardian

6. Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Live

Check out live updates of the proceedings in South Africa's Oscar Pistorius trial.

Source: The Telegraph

7. Kenya To Commence Construction Of $14bn Railway Line

Learn more about the railway project set to connect Mombasa-Nairobi's railway construction, and the investment from a loan deal with China.
Source: Ventures Africa

8. Portraits of The Anti-Balaka Christian Militia - In Pictures

A collection of photos capturing christian militia group members in the village of Zawa, Central African Republic.
Source: The Guardian

9. Oju Officially Launches All 65 Afro Emoticons

They're finally here! Oju Africa, created in 2012, has released their afro emoticions. Find out how you can get them on your mobile phone.
Source: Bizcommunity

10. Neneh Cherry To Narrate Africa Music Doc

How the Swedish singer-songwriter and rapper will lend her voice to the documentary, "Fonko."
Source: Hollywood Reporter