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Congolese Doctor And His Team Discovers Cure For Ebola Virus In DRC

A group of scientists led by an African Dr has discovered a new cure/treatment for the deadly Ebola...

Top 14 Gurus of African Comedy That Will Get Your Ribs Cracking

We are committed to Africa.  Will you support us? Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we...

Young African Leaders Making A Positive Change

Africa has the youngest population in the world, with 200 million people between the ages of 15 and...

AFC Closes Debut Dual Currency Samurai Term Loan Facility

– Largest ever debut Samurai Loan for an African Issuer– The facility raised US$ 233 million and JPY...

WEF Africa Debate: Strategic Investment And Innovation For Sustainable Healthcare In Africa

We are committed to Africa.  Will you support us? Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we...

Rwanda Offers To Resettle African Migrants Trapped In Libya

African men detained in a Libyan camp where they are subjected to appalling living conditions and widespread human...

Six Important Highlights from WEF Africa

World Forum World Economic Forum on Africa 2019. Copyright by World Economic Forum / Benedikt von LoebellA comprehensive...

Africa Suffering More Forest Fires Than Amazon: Satellite Data

As the world pays more attention to the fires burning in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, NASA’s satellite images show...

DHL Expands Africa eShop Online Shopping Application To 34 Countries Across Sub Saharan Africa

Since its initial introduction in April of this year, the DHL Africa eShop app has seen its user base grow...

Republic Of Mauritius Becomes Africa Finance Corporation’s 23rd Member State

L-R: H.E. Pravind Jugnauth, Prime Minister of the Republic of Mauritius and Mr. Samaila Zubairu, President & CEO...

Ultimate Travel Guide to Kenya

Kenya is by no doubt one of the best countries in Africa with a lot of wildlife and...

Freelancing in Africa: A Growing Trend On the Continent

Ndom Fabrice, a 34-year-old Ivorian freelancer.Freelancing is rapidly growing across Africa. This way of working provides a variety...

Global Financial Services Investor, Apis Partners LLP, Acquires A Stake In Tutuka

UTUKA AND APIS PARTNERS WILL WORK TOGETHER TO EXPAND CLIENTS AND FINANCIAL INCLUSION ACROSS AFRICA, THE MIDDLE EAST,...

Justice For Gem Miners – Africa.com

We are committed to Africa.  Will you support us? Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we...

WEF Africa Debate: General Electric: Powering Africa With Innovative Technologies

We are committed to Africa.  Will you support us? Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we...

METKA Restates Commitment To Nigeria, Delivers Africa’s Largest Off-grid Solar Hybrid Power Project In Bayero University

Drone photo of commissioned Energizing Education Programme (EEP) Solar Hybrid Power Plant at Bayero University, Kano, NigeriaMETKA, the...

PiAf 2019 Awards Gala – Africa.com

Princeton in Africa, celebrating 20 years of creating transformative fellowships across the African continent, announces its 20th Anniversary...

Meet Africa Oil Week’s Youngest Ever Delegate

Africa Oil Week is pleased to announce that Sibongiseni ‘Sibobo’ Nyathi will be the recipient of this year’s...

African Media Agency (AMA) Announces Partnership With The USAfrica Business Expo

The event will bring together small business owners, investors, diplomats and political figures from across the continent of...

The Sky Is Blue: 4IR Is Here

There is thinking and then there is blue-sky thinking. The latter is defined by how industry and individual...

Comet -The Old Skool Hip Hop Artist Releases New EP “ All I Can Say “

Durban’s very own old skool hip hop artist Comet has released his new Ep titled – “All I...

With First Oil Target Set For 2027, Somalia Is Keen To Showcase Its Untapped Potential To The World

Following the signing of a new Petroleum Law and Revenue Sharing Agreement in May of this year, as...

Special WEF Edition: Top10 Business News

World Economic Forum EditionGuest Curated by Raghav Prasad, Division President, Mastercard Sub-Saharan AfricaMastercard’s Raghav Prasad carefully chose this...

Election Promises Must Be Grounded To The Economic Reality Of Botswana

The Umbrella for Democratic Change’s (UDC) election promises and pomposity are not only ridiculous but completely out of...

The principle languages on the continent of Africa

Not only is Africa the second most populous continent in the world with over one billion people, but...

African Instagrammers: Who to Follow

Instagram has become an essential part of our lives, allowing us to show the world what we’re getting...

5 Investment Opportunities in Kenya

Kenya has been experiencing steady growth for quite some time now. The economic forecast has been positive with the...

Q&A with Shamina Singh of the Center for Inclusive Finance

Africa.com had a chance to do an exclusive interview with Shamina Singh, President of the Center for Inclusive...

Insider’s Buzz Around WEF This Week

Didn’t make it to Cape Town for WEF this week?That’s OK – Below we will share with you...

The Five People You Need to Know Who Were at WEF Africa

We are committed to Africa.  Will you support us? Unlike many global publications, for nearly a decade we...

Real Transformation Involves The Entire Enterprise, Not Just Technology

By Allana Barber, Digital Practice Manager, Africa, Wipro LimitedThe concept of digital transformation has received significant attention in...

Zimbabwe’s Founding Leader Robert Mugabe Dies At 95

FILE: Zimbabwe's former President Robert Mugabe. Picture: AFPJOHANNESBURG – Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Friday morning confirmed that...

WATCH: The Rise And Fall Of Robert Mugabe

A look back at the life of Zimbabwe’s founding post-independence leader Robert Mugabe (95) who died on Friday...

When Industries Collide – Africa.com

Mastercard in partnership with Deloitte, hosted an insightful and robust panel discussion under the theme “When Industries Collide: How...

Podcast: The Future of the Payment Industry with Mark Elliott

Mark Elliott, Division President of Mastercard Southern Africa In this 30 minute podcast, Mark Elliott, Division President, Southern...

#TogetherWeLead – Africa.com

“You need to harness the collective uniqueness of those around you to widen your field of vision – to...

Getting Lions To Leapfrog: Understanding The Role Of Technology In Promoting Inclusive Growth In Africa

Research collaboration between Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth and The Fletcher School at Tufts University highlights opportunities to...

Shedding Light on the Informal Economy: Technology and Partnerships to Drive Next Wave of Financial Inclusion in Africa

By Mark Elliott, Division President of Mastercard Southern AfricaDespite positive advances in financial inclusion on the continent, 95...

Private Sector Partners Step Up the Fight Against AIDS, TB and Malaria in Africa

A market in Uganda — a nation where 6% of people carry hepatitis B. Credit: Sven Torfinn/PanosFive private...

Investing In Change: The Start-ups Changing Healthcare Through Innovation

A change in the way we see, and deliver, healthcare has been a burgeoning investment in start-ups in...