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Talk Africa: A Solution for Somalia?

It is the beginning of a new era for Somalia, that’s according to the newly elected president Mohamed Adbullahi Farmajo. After three decades of no...

TALK AFRICA: CHINA’S YOUTH IN AFRICA

  It’s no news that China has cemented its relationship with Africa. Chinese nationals have since time immemorial travelled to the continent to invest and...

TALK AFRICA: Kenya’s new railway

This week on Talk Africa! The SGR is the biggest infrastructure project in Kenya since independence in 1963, and now it is fully operational. The...

TALK AFRICA: Fighting Africa’s famine

At least 6.2 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance in Somalia, and that's not even the half of it. In neighbouring Djibouti,...

TALK AFRICA: Lifting Africa’s Poor

China and Africa need to join hands to fight poverty, that is the central theme at this year's China-Africa high level think tank forum,...

TALK AFRICA: Africa’s Cyber Security

In the first half of this year, cyber-attacks have affected millions across the globe, and as more Africans get connected to the internet than...

Talk Africa: Jacob Zuma interview

By co-hosting the first Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) summit on African soil, South Africa's president Jacob Zuma took on the great responsibility of...

Talk Africa: Kenyan Elections 2017 (Part two)

As the region and the world witness Kenya elect its President, county and legislative representatives, of special interest are the country's political and economic...

Talk Africa: Africa’s Infrastructure

Africa's infrastructural development has been identified as being central to boosting economic growth & creating jobs. And this discussion topped the agenda on the...

Talk Africa: Kenya elections 2017 (Part one)

Kenya goes to the elections this week. Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta will be up against former Prime Minister and veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga. The...

Recent

Congo confirms Ebola case at Ugandan border

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Democratic Republic of Congo has confirmed a case of Ebola on its border with Uganda, a country so far clear of the deadly virus,...

South Africa sees decrease in rhino poaching

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South Africa has seen a decrease in the number of rhinos poached since the beginning of this year, thanks to enhanced anti-poaching efforts, authorities...

Number of dead from Tanzania’s ferry accident disaster hits 136

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The number of people dead from Tanzania’s ferry accident disaster has risen to at least 136, the country’s top police official said on Friday. The...

Burkina Faso issues overnight ban on motorcycles in restive east region

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Growing attacks by motorbike-riding extremists who flee into the forest have led Burkina Faso’s government to ban the use of motorbikes and bike carts...

Opinion

Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
CGTN Africa