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Reshaping Africa’s Healthcare – Africa.com

According to the World Health Organisation, if African countries cannot achieve universal health coverage, the region will likely...

Festival International Nuits D’Afrique – Africa.com

33rd  edition – July 9 to 21, 2019 A WORLDWIDE MUSICAL JOURNEYThe Meeting Place of African, Caribbean and Latin American culturesFrom...

Virunga Gorilla’s Get In On The Selfie Craze

Social media sensations ‘Ndakasi and Matabishi‘ are mastering the art of the selfie.The two gorillas at Virunga National...

Springtime In Cairo: Things To Do

During Ramadan, Muslims break the fast in the evening with dates and water © Sophie_James / Getty ImagesDespite...

Kenyan Hospital Opens Human Milk Bank – A Rarity In Sub-Saharan Africa

Human milk banks collect, pasteurise, test, store, and distribute donated breastmilk. NataBU/ShutterstockElizabeth Kimani-Murage, Brown UniversityKenya’s first human milk...

All The Latest Events In Sudan

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir has been removed by the military after months of anti-government protests against his three-decade rule.A military council...

What Cameroon Can Teach Others About Managing Community Forests

About 40% of Cameroon’s territory is covered in forest. Philippe JONG/ShutterstockSerge Mandiefe Piabuo, World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF); Divine...

South Africa – A Medical Tourism Destination?

Photo: Med-AfriqueBy Tumi Ramakoaba, Med-AfriqueMedical tourism has been in existence for centuries.  It is traveling outside of one’s...

Nigerian Journalists On Press Freedom Under Buhari

A billboard for Nigeria's incumbent president Muhammadu Buhari and his deputy, who won re-election in February. (CPJ/Jonathan Rozen)...

‘The Okavango Blue’, An Exceptional 20 Carat Blue Diamond From Botswana

A remarkable oval shaped blue diamond weighing over 20 carats, has been unveiled to the world by Okavango...

Solving Two Major Problems Plaguing Africa; Commercial Organic Fertilizers From Urban Organic Wastes

Organic fertilizer(Image source: WiseGeek )By Kennedy Otieno OchiengAfrica, the infamous house for subsistence and middle size farming, is...

South Africa 2019 Elections – Africa.com

South Africa is getting ready for what is being called the most important election since the birth of...

Egypt’s Food Challenge: a Good Effort but Not Enough

A bakery shop in Cairo, Egypt. Egyptian flatbread, known as Aish baladi or country bread is on the...

Deutsche Post DHL Group’s Disaster Response Team Ends First Deployment In Africa

Having Processed Nearly 800 Tonnes Of CargoThree teams of 12 volunteers processed cargo from approximately 50 aircraft over...

Angonap Fortaleza Data Centre To Benefit Content And Data Sharing Between Latin America & Africa

AngoNAP Fortaleza FacilityNeutral carrier data centre goes liveThe telecom multinational, Angola Cables announced the opening of its carrier...

Telling The African Story – Africa.com

Komla Dumor is one of the most recognised faces voices at the British Broadcasting Corporation. After a successful...

Top 5 Experiences To Try While In Africa

Africa offers the ultimate holiday experience or experiences, depending on how long you intend to stay. Either way,...

2019 AWIEF Growth Accelerator Programme

AWIEF Growth AcceleratorAWIEF is hosting its flagship Growth Accelerator Programme in South Africa, sponsored by Nedbank.The call for...

Username Investments CEO Bags Diversity And Inclusion Business Executive Champion Award

Username Investments, CEO, Reuben Kimani together with staff members holding the Business Executive Champion Award won during The...

Africa Health Business Symposium – Africa.com

AHBS is an exclusive Pan African health business platform bringing together leading stakeholders and providing a space for...

South Sudan Investment Roadshow Reflects Interest In The Country

MINISTERS’ TOUR AIMS TO FOSTER GREATER CONNECTIONS BETWEEN THE AFRICAN COUNTRY, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESSES AND INVESTORSThe Government of the...

Women And Rivalry Are Like Two Peas In A Pot – Not Today’s Story

When I hear of the recent concern and outburst about the extent of disconnect among  women most especially...

Tanzanian Pharmacist Inspired A Wave Of Online Health Promotion Programs

Dr. Sajjad Fazel, a Tanzanian clinical pharmacist and public health advocate inspired health care professionals in East Africa...

African Export Import Bank Announces $500 Million Financing Facility For South Sudan

Washington DC’s historic Willard Continental Hotel hosted the first leg of South Sudan’s Investment Roadshow. In his keynote...

All About Kigali City, Rwanda – Visit Kigali

Kigali is the largest and capital city of Rwanda, a country with a thousand hills, and it is...

The Future Of E-commerce In Africa: A Mere Illusion?

By Nicolas Goldstein, Cofounder of Talenteum.AfricaIt is undeniable that the growth of e-commerce is still going strong around...

Discovery Brings ‘Real Time’ And ‘Discovery Family’ To Startimes Subscribers Across Africa

The Launch of Real Time on StarTimes Marks a Pivotal Moment in the Evolution of Discovery’s African Ad...

COMESA Court Of Justice Capture Leaves One With More Questions Than Answers

The Appellate Division of the COMESA Court of Justice has allededly rigged judgement in favour of the Government...

DHL Global Forwarding Sets Up Logistics Hub In Tanger Med

Copyright Tanger MedThis new Logistics Hub will be the largest warehousing facility for DHL Global Forwarding in MoroccoDHL...

Seven Reasons To Visit Kwazulu-Natal

A giraffe stands in the South African wild ©️ Georg Schneider / EyeEm / Getty ImagesFrom sea to...

Thandiswa Mazwai Presents: Fetish – Africa.com

NEWTOWN MUSIC FACTORY, 10 HENRY NXUMALO STREET, JOHANNESBURG Get free, as Thandiswa Mazwai presents Fetish, at Newtown Music...

DHL Brings Over 200 Global Online Stores To African Consumers With Innovative Platform

DHL Express has announced the launch of its new mobile and desktop app aimed at improving the online...

Jamestown To Jamestown Memorial Trip To Ghana

The Jamestown to Jamestown Memorial Trip to Ghana, an official event of Ghana’s Year of Return, was announced...

dmg Events To Launch New Transport Event In Mozambique

Africa expansion strategy brings dmg events closer to growth marketsMozambique Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2019 to run...

Drive To Increase Food Security In East Africa Through Farmer Training

Poultry Farmers; Photo: FRANCIS NGUMBAElanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) recently advanced on its East Africa Growth Accelerator...

South African K9 Units Embolden Search & Rescue Efforts

Paramount K9 Solutions, subsidiary of Paramount Group, the South African-based global aerospace and defence company, announced that the...

GreenPark Properties Affordable Bespoke Housing In Ghana

GreenPark Properties, an Accra-based Real Estate Development and Property Management Company, is set to host a cocktail reception...

Digital health technology improves quality and patient safety in Africa

Africa Health Exhibition & Congress 2019A World Health Organisation report published in 2018 stated that within Africa, about...

How To Have A Good Conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to...

Belgium Apologizes To Congo,Burundi and Rwanda For Colonization and Kidnapping of Mixed-Raced Children

Photo: Francois Lenoir (Reuters)It’s no secret that colonization has introduced unspeakable horrors to communities of color throughout the...