Day: November 2, 2019

Key content confirmed for Innovation Africa 2019

Innovation Africa 2019 (https://innovation-africa.com/2019/) is rapidly shaping up to be a next-generation-driven gathering of the highest accord, bringing...

Important gene variants found in certain African populations

In the nearly 20 years since the Human Genome Project was completed, experts in genetic variants increasingly have...

Ghana: Filmmaker Who Made It Big Is Now a Mentor

Born in London to Ghanaian parents, Julius Amedume's education on film started with black and white film TV...

Cameroon: U.S.to End Preferential Trade Status

The White House plans to end Cameroon's preferential trade status in 2020 because of alleged human rights violations,...

Ex-beauty queen accuses former Gambia president of rape

A Gambian former beauty queen on Thursday accused former President Yahya Jammeh of raping her to punish her...

East Africa reels from deadly floods in extreme weather

A powerful climate phenomenon in the Indian Ocean stronger than any seen in years is unleashing destructive rains...

Ethiopia arrests 400 as govt defends response to deadly ethnic violence

More than 400 people have been arrested in Ethiopia during investigations into ethnic and religious violence that left...