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Young Nigerian Invents Generator That Runs On Water

A young Nigerian, Emeka Nelson dared to dream and has eventually made it a reality.Emeka has the potential to put power -generating companies out...

Ghana Draws African-American Tourists With ‘Year Of Return’

CAPE COAST - US preacher Roxanne Caleb blinked away the tears as she emerged from a pitch-dark dungeon where African slaves were once held...

Julius Malema Call For The Collapsing Of Borders In Africa

Leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters Julius Malema has again called for the collapsing of borders in Africa. Malema was speaking at the party's...

Why Tanzania Is The Top Safari Destination In Africa

Few things in life can rival the thrill of an African safari. It is the serenity of the early morning before the...

Standards Are Not Enough: Policy Implementation Remains Central

By Melvine P. OuyoIn 2013, Kenya’s Ministry of Health made the devastating decision to withdraw the Standards and Guidelines...

Quiet Time: Authors To Add To Your African Reading List

African literature has existed in the realms of African storytellers for several centuries. With the kind distortion brought by globalisation, there also came with...

From Semba to Hip Hop: Exploring Angola’s Musical Revolution

Angola-based American music researcher Michael Smith, names Yola Semedo, an award-winning female artist who fuses the semba and kizomba genres, “the Angolan Queen of...

Unlocking Value In The Sub-Saharan Africa Mobile Market

Mobile network operators can avoid the challenges more mature markets have experienced by focusing on their customers.Mobile...

What The CITES Vote Means For African Elephants

The vote taken on the future of wild African elephants by members of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of...

Make Sure That Your Shopping Trip Doesn’t Cost You An Arm...

Ever walked into a supermarket intending to buy only a few items, and ended up walking out with bags and bags of...

Sharing Ideas To Build African Content Creators

William Jackson, M.Ed.The continued growth of African content creators is being seen in the global expansion of...

The Impact Of Liberation On Rwanda’s Economy

This year was the 25th since the Rwandan Patriotic Front liberated the country, stopping the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. During the...

Interview With Renowned Cellist, Composer And Musician Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi

Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi is the NRF Postdoctoral Fellow in Innovation, at the Archive & Public Culture Research Initiative at the University of Cape Town....

The Bean Driving The Dark Chocolate Industry

With demand for chocolate at an all time high, the industry is booming and is now valued at over US $100 billion. Leading manufacturers...

There’s Nothing Dark About This Kenyan Town

Lodwar is a special place. The capital of Turkana County, which is also known as the cradle of humankind, it is the warmest town...

Women Leaders In Africa: Walk-the-Talk

In this podcast, Africa.com talks with two of GE Africa's high profile women leaders.Welela Dawit Chief Financial Officer, GE...

Raplyf Dj, K-Zaka, Releases His Debut Single #Gakeitsi

Versatile Hip Hop DJ, producer and multitalented videographer K-Zaka (real name Onkabetse Hlongwane) has just released his latest self-produced single and music...

Travel Through Ethiopia’s UNESCO Sites

As of 2019, Ethiopia is home to nine UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Eight of these sites are cultural, making Simien Mountains the...

Where African Art Is No Longer In The Dark

When traveling to another country, some of the things you'd probably want to see are the famous sites and landmarks that tell the story...

Casablanca, Morocco

A large metropolis of 4 million inhabitants,the economic and financial capital of Morocco, a more modern city where thousands of foreigners come from all...

From The Ngemba People, Achu Soup

Original article published at TasteAtlas.Traditionally prepared and consumed by the Ngemba people from the Northwest Region of Cameroon, achu...

9 African Podcasts That You Are Certainly Going To Enjoy

With the continued rise of reliable internet, free audio programmes, popularly known as podcasts, are making a buzz on the continent. Here are few...

Learners In Nigeria Tackle Wild Dog Extinction With STEM Youth Project

At the British International Education Association's (BIEA) 2019 STEM Youth Innovation Competition, five students from the Child Educational Development Centre (CEDEC) from...

Ghana Hopes ‘Year of Return’ Will Boost Tourism

Ghana has designated 2019 as the Year of Return to commemorate 400 years since the first enslaved Africans arrived in Jamestown, Virginia...

How Our African Ancestors Made Sound In The Stone Age

The Middle and Later Stone Age, which lasted from about 300 000 to 300 years ago in South Africa, was an...

Seychelles Has Africa’s Best Wild Beach

Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue Island, SeychellesThis isn’t your typical tropical hideaway: you need to trek through a...

Game Changer In The Fight Against Malaria

Widespread installation of mosquito killing EaveTubes can change the odds in the fight against malaria. Scientists believe this Dutch innovation is the...

Fiokee Feat Skiibii Come Together For New Street Anthem “OJA”

Africa’s Sensational Guitarist Fiokee takes us the Afro-urban way as he teams up with Skiibii, Masterkraft, DJ Neptune & Jay Pizzle in...

SADC Climate-smart Zone – Key To Alleviating The Impact Of Natural...

Earlier this year, Cyclone Idai devastated Mozambique, Malawi, and Zimbabwe by leaving more than 1,000 people dead, thousands more missing, and damages in the...

Ethiopia Breaks World Record,Plants 350 million Trees In One Day

Prime minister Abiy Ahmed’s administration has been mobilizing for months for what it called “Green Legacy” project which aimed at planting over 200 million...

Zimbabwe To Legalize Growing Of Industrial Hemp

Zimbabwe will change its laws to allow farmers to grow industrial hemp for export, cabinet ministers said on Tuesday, adding that the government saw...

Closing Africa’s Energy Gap: Choosing Collaboration Over Political Capitalization

Last month, the United Nations released their World Population Prospects report – predicting that the global population could increase by 2 billion...

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