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Talk Africa – Chibok girls, one year on.

There is still no word on the location or wellbeing of the girls, and as citizens around the world gathered to honour them, many...

Talk Africa: After Garissa Attack

As the country is once again forced to band together in mourning, Kenyans have again raised their concerns over how security threats are being...

Talk Africa: The Youth Factor in Nigerian Elections

Nigeria's youth vote is likely to have a huge influence on this year's election. Almost one-fifth of the voters made their mark for the...

Talk Africa: Africa in 2014

A year in review: Talk Africa focuses on key events that made headlines in 2014 and what lies ahead for Africa in 2015. Join...

Africa Rising

We hear a lot these days about “Africa Rising” – and with good reason. The region is growing at a record rate, with six...

Talk Africa: The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

The Multi-million dollar Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam is Africa's biggest hydro-project and the world's ninth largest. The dam is being constructed on the River Nile. A...

Talk Africa : Zambia After Michael Sata

Known as 'King Cobra' to his admirers, Michael Sata, leaves behind what some analysts describe as a mixed legacy. Sata tried to be Zambia's...

Talk Africa : Burkina Faso in Transition

Burkina Faso is in transition. Former President, Blaise Compaore, now in exile in Cote d'Ivoire. Blaise Compaoré, who was forced out of office by...

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At least 21 Nepalese girls ‘rescued’ from Kenya strip clubs

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Police in Kenya rescued 21 young Nepalese women during a raid on two strip clubs in an upmarket suburb of the capital Nairobi, detectives...

Xi supports deeper cooperation with Senegal

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President Xi Jinping said China and Senegal should deepen pragmatic cooperation under frameworks of the Belt and Road Initiative and the Forum on China-Africa...

Tanzania and Kenya row over delay to wildebeest migration

6 hours ago
Tanzania has denied claims by Kenyan tour operators that it started fires to delay the migration of wildebeest - a key element of the...

Springbok Sevens to meet Scotland in Rugby World Cup Sevens quarterfinals

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The Springbok Sevens team will meet Scotland in the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco on Sunday morning (SA time)...

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