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Nelly Gachanja

Nelly Gachanja
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Nelly is a digital marketing professional responsible for managing Africa.com’s social media platforms. During her leisure time, Nelly loves cooking and working on her Kenyan food blog Talkingtonelly.com. She also enjoys catching up with current affairs, updating her African music collection, watching movies, traveling, and spending time with family.
Year of return

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...
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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...
Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi

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....
Cape Coast Castle

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...
Klasies River

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...
Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed

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

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...
Liberia steel factory

President George Weah Inaugurates Liberia’s First Steel Factory

President George Manneh Weah inaugurates Liberia's first steel factory, expressing optimism about foreign investors' interest in the Liberian economy. President Weah asks Liberians to unite...
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Burkinabe Woman Turns Water Hyacinth Into Gold Mine

In Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso's capital city, Young Champion of the Earth from 2017, Mariama Mamane, turns water hyacinth, an invasive species, into fertilizer, bio-gas...
Thuli Hlongwane

Thuli Hlongwane Talks About The Use Of Prim-U Mobile Apps In SA

Thuli Hlongwane is a Cape-Town based entrepreneur who currently serves as Managing Director of Prim-U. She is a versatile and highly experienced IT management...
Megacities in Africa

Africa’s Megacities A Magnet For Investors

UNITED NATIONS, Jul 9 2019 (IPS) - Megacities, cities with a population of at least 10 million, are sprouting everywhere in Africa. Cairo in...
China’s Africa Alliance

How China’s Africa Alliance is Shifting World Order

UNITED NATIONS, Jul 19 2019 (IPS) - When the United Nations General Assembly met in 2007 to vote on North Korea’s human rights record,...
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