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Soaps And Detergents In Africa

Fast-Moving Consumer Goods: Soaps And Detergents In Africa

If you know a woman who is experienced in traveling Africa, ask her what things she always travels with. She will definitely mention two things: soap and toilet paper. If you are an investor and do not understand this, then you are missing the boat on Africa’s emerging fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) market. This week’s …

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WATCH: What You Need To Know About Obama’s Visit To Tanzania

Africa.com CEO and Executive Editor, Teresa Clarke, brings you the highlights of what President Obama and the First Family got up to in Tanzania during the last leg of their three-country Africa tour. This is the third in our three part series report on President Obama’s historic trip to Africa. After leaving Senegal and South Africa …

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WATCH: What You Need to Know About Obama’s Visit to South Africa

President Obama’s second stop of a three country African tour Africa.com CEO and Executive Editor, Teresa Clarke, brings you a video roundup of what President Barack Obama and the First Family got up to in South Africa during the second leg of their three-country Africa tour. We continue our live coverage traveling with the White …

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Why You Can’t Ignore Kenya

Editor’s Note: March kicks off with elections in Kenya on the 4th. Starting with this article, we will be shining a spotlight on this East African country throughout the month. Over the next few weeks, we will delve into Kenya’s technology, youth and agriculture.  Kenyan elections are here. The debate over jobs, wealth and the basic needs of …

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Africa’s Flags

Africa’s Flags: A Vexillological Approach to Africa

Africa’s flags have been used as common symbols in history for over 5,000 years. Flags in general have been used dating as far back as 3000 BC with a metal Iranian flag and flag representation in Egyptian tomb carvings.  Vexillology (the study of flags),takes its literal meaning from the Latin word for “guide,” a meaning …

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