Nigerian Rapper Remixes Adele's Hit Song
1. The People's Pope: Lands In Kenya
The wait is finally over. Hundreds of thousands of people will be vying to get a glimpse of the Pontiff in Kenya. So some tech students in the capital, Nairobi have created an app to help you track his visit.
Source: Quartz Africa
2. Tunisia: A State Of War
"The blast was heard throughout the city," that's how residents describe the scenes in the downtown part of the capital, Tunis. Twelve people from the presidential guard were killed in what appears to be a terror attack.
Source: Al Jazeera
3. Film About South Africa's Mining Tragedy Wins An Emmy
"Miners Shot Down'' is a South African documentary which tells the story of the Marikana massacre in August 2012, where 34 miners were gunned down by police. The film has won the International Emmy for Best Documentary.
Source: Screen Africa
4. How You Can Give Back Whilst Living In The Diaspora
More than 300 million people live in the country they were not born in. For many African countries remittances help boost the economy. But a man from Ghana, who lives in The Netherlands, also gives back his skills.
5. Gambia Bans Female Genital Mutilation
Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has banned female genital mutilation, branding the practice "outdated and not a requirement of Islam''.
6. Scores Killed In Fire At Algerian Refugee Camp
At least 18 people died and 37 others were injured when a fire broke out at a camp for African refugees in southern Algeria. The camp is used as a transit point to get to Europe.
7. The Knock-on Effect After Mali Hotel Attack
Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita says they have not lost hope. The country is struggling to build its economy after three years of conflict. Now there has been several cancellations at hotels and conferences scheduled to take place in the country following the attack at a popular hotel.
Source: Voice Of America
8. The Africa Climate Business Plan
A new World Bank plan outlines actions required to increase climate resilience and low-carbon development, in effort to maintain current and protect future growth and poverty reduction goals in sub-Saharan Africa.
Source: New Africa Business News
9. How The U.S. Rate Change Affects Africa
The Federal Reserve Bank of the United States is expected increase its interest rates next month. The move has spurred policy makers across Africa to tighten their monetary policy to avoid inflationary threats.
Source: Ventures Africa
10. Nigerian Rapper Remixes Adele's Hit Song
It's the first rap version of Adele's mega hit " Hello'' and it is from Nigerian MC Ola Dips. He maintains the same melancholic aura as the original track but his expressive rhymes in Yoruba and Pidgin give the song a memorable hip-hop twist.