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UN Pays Homage to Staffers Who Died in Plane Crash

The Ethiopian Airlines plane was carrying 149 passengers and eight crew members, from 35 countries, when it took...

Algeria’s Protesters Want Change – Africa.com

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has announced he will not run for a fifth term in office. Photo: fileBy...

Nigeria Mourns the Loss of Leading African Academic Who Was in Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Professor Pius Adesanmi was on board the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET302 that crashed on Sunday with no survivors.By...

Equatorial Guinea President, OPEC Secretary General Headline Premier Lineup Of Oil & Gas Leaders

HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo, OPEC Secretary General will be attending APPO Cape VII · H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo,...

The African Union Partners TheNerve Africa To Launch The Global Africa Forum On Communications

∙Described as the Davos of African Communications, the event will bring together more than 200 leaders in public,...

Kenya’s Marginalised Say Nothing For Us, Without Us

Men and women from Kalawa ward in Kenya’s Makueni County attended a forum on the United Nations’ Sustainable...

Assessing Africa’s Readiness For The Fourth Industrial Revolution

This year’s World Economic Forum theme of Globalisation 4.0 addressed the fourth industrial revolution which is taking place...

Morocco Travel Guide – Africa.com

One of Africa’s most popular destinations, Morocco is a country rich in diverse cities, fantastic cuisine, and spectacular...

Project & Infrastructure Finance Deal of the Year

The Islamic Corporation for the Insurance of Investment and Export Credit (ICIEC) won the Islamic Finance news Award...

2019 Nedbank IMC Conference Ahead Of The Game With Live Streaming On Facebook

With under a week left before the 2019 Nedbank IMC Conference kicks off on 14 March 2019, it...

GSMA Announces Speakers For Mobile 360 Series – West Africa

The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2019 Mobile 360 Series – West Africa conference, which...

Ballots Counted After Nigerian Governor Elections Vote

Votes are being counted in 29 of Nigeria’s 36 states, after polls to elect state and local representatives.The...

Ethiopian Plane Crash – What We Know and What We Don’t Know

On Sunday, March 10, 2019, at about 8:44 am local time, Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crashed shortly after...

The Hidden Economic Costs Of Displacement

The city of Mogadishu now hosts more than 600,000 IDPs—one-third of the total figure in the East African...

Here’s What You Need to Know About Mauritania

About MauritaniaThe Islamic Republic of Mauritania is in North Africa and borders the Atlantic Ocean to the west,...

Here’s What You Need to Know About Mauritius

The Republic of Mauritius is an island nation in the southwest Indian Ocean off of Africa’s southeast coast....

Here’s What You Need to Know About Morocco

Morocco is located in North Africa, world population review puts Morocco’s population at 36,496,532 (2019). Including the disputed...

Libya Travel Guide – Africa.com

Stunning ancient Greek and Roman cities, gorgeous Saharan vistas, and the cosmopolitan joys of Tripoli are sources of...

Mauritania Travel Guide – Africa.com

One of the largest countries in North Africa, Mauritania is a mix of desert and ocean—but mostly desert....

Malawi Travel Guide – Africa.com

Malawi may be a small country, but its many climate zones offer travelers plenty of opportunities to hike,...

Madagascar Travel Guide – Africa.com

The Mozambique Channel isn’t the only geological feature that separates Madagascar from Africa. With a natural environment that...

Ghana: Is There Press Freedom Without Accountability?

The Independence Arch is pictured in Accra, Ghana. Authorities have failed to hold anyone to account in recent...

Here’s What You Need to Know About Mali

Mali, a landlocked country in Western Africa, shares a border with Niger on the east, Burkina Faso and...

Here’s What You Need to Know About Chad

Image Source: SputniknewsOfficially the Republic of Chad, Chad is bordered by Sudan to the east, the Central African...

Don’t Ignore Zimbabwe – Africa.com

By Marthinus Havenga, Director of Cathkin Consulting (Pty) Ltd & Andrew McGregor, MD of Who Owns Whom (Pty) LtdIt was...

Here’s What You Need to Know About Malawi

Malawi is a landlocked country in southeast Africa. It was formerly known as Nyasaland and is bordered by...

The Painful Burden Women Achievers Never Talk About

Mosima Selekishoby Mosima SelekishoInternational Women’s Day has a provocative theme this year – Balance for better and encourage...

ACG Partners With Forbes Woman Africa For Leading Women Summit

Africa Communications Media Group (ACG), the first African-owned, pan-Africa communications and public relations agency, which is headquartered in...

AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2019 To Be Hosted In Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

AfriLabs, the largest pan-African network of technology and innovation hubs with over 130 members across 36 countries, will...

Smart Tech Will Only Work for Women When the Fundamentals for Its Uptake Are in Place

By Ibrahim ThiawScience and technology offer exciting pathways for rural women to tackle the challenges they face daily. Innovative...

International Women’s Day in Cameroon: A Day for All Women?

A market in Bamenda, the capital of the NW and the location of the initial protests. Credit: Sarah...

The Future Women Want: Free of Violence

Credit: Raising Voices. By Maureen KangereBakera excelled in school. As a girl who grew up in a rural, poor...

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY – Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change

In an increasingly connected world, innovation and technology should provide unprecedented opportunity. But the truth is alarming, as...

Give Girls A Chance Nigeria

The future is exciting. Let’s build a gender-balanced world.Everyone has a part to play – all the time,...

WHO Innovation Challenge To Formally Announce 30 Finalists At The Africa Health Forum In Cabo Verde

The top 30 health-oriented innovations selected from a field of more than 2 400 entries to the first-ever...

Homegrown African Seed Companies Outperform Multinational Peers In Serving Smallholder Farmers

East African Seed and Seed Co top Access to Seeds Index for Eastern and Southern Africa Seed industry efforts...

Yinka Shonibare, Tesla And Conde Nast Confirmed Participants Of The Wish Africa Expo 2019

We are excited to announce the participation of renowned British-Nigerian artist, Yinka Shonibare; Global Director, Energy at TESLA,...

Bisa Kdei Releases- 1924 – Africa.com

Multiple award winning singer Bisa Kdei gives us another highlife song to party with.Titled “1924”, the song talks...

Stunning Buildings Made From Raw, Imperfect Materials

What would it take to reimagine the limits of architecture? Débora Mesa Molina offers some answers in this...

Leading African FMCG Manufacturer Gets Future-fit With Speedy Hana Database Migration

Bidco Africa, the largest manufacturer of FMCG in East Africa, migrates to SAP HANA Database to gain real-time,...