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New film takes look at urban development in Ethiopia

Living in a tool shed on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s capital, 10-year-old Asalif Tewold straddles a unique space between modernity and tradition. In his short...

Nigeria’s ruling All Progressive Congress party elects new leader

Nigeria's governing All Progressive Congress (APC) party on Sunday confirmed the election of , a former governor of the southern state of Edo, as...

NEW ERA FOR LIBERIA

The 79 year old – Africa’s first elected female President – ruled the West African nation for two terms. (16 January 2006 – 22...

RWANDA ECONOMIC ZONE

Near Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda a rural community are embracing energy boosting beans that are helping fight malnutritionMothers and children gather on the green...

ZIMBABWE POWER TRANSITION

1. Robert Mugabe ruled Zimbabwe since independence in 1980 (Mnangagwa-Mugabe-Zambian observer) 2. Emmerson Mnangagwa was Robert Mugabe’s staunch ally for decades (Mnangagwa-Grace Mugabe) 3. Mnangagwa occupied...

BERBER PEOPLE OF MOROCCO

High up in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, the Berber people live a simple-rural lifestyle.A Berber child looks down from the cliff face in...

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UN chief condemns Sri Lanka attacks

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The United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has condoled with the families of the victims of Sunday’s multiple Sri Lanka attacks. In a statement issued...

Libya’s Tripoli airport reopened as fighting continues

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Libya has reopened Tripoli’s only functioning airport, the airport authorities’ announced on their Facebook page on Sunday. Mitiga airport was closed earlier in the day...

W.H.O. condemns attack on health workers in DR Congo

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The World Health organization has condemned Saturday’s attack on a hospital in the DR Congo. The attack was the second in two days targeting Ebola...

Egyptians vote for second day on constitutional changes

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Egyptians have voted for a second day running on whether to back constitutional amendments that would allow President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to remain in...

Opinion

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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