West Africa should learn better trade and integration from its great ancient empires

fullactJanuary 27, 2018

The unique kind of prison awaiting Robert Mugabe in South Africa

fullactNovember 16, 2017

Digital technology can help reinvent basic education in Africa

fullactNovember 13, 2017

Biomedical engineers from across Africa are collaborating to build medical devices

fullactNovember 12, 2017

The problem with volunteer tourism for NGOs is it doesn’t do much good

fullactNovember 9, 2017

WhatsApp is becoming the customer service tool of choice for Nigerian e-commerce

fullactNovember 1, 2017

Africa’s richest man has a built-in advantage with Nigeria’s government

fullactOctober 11, 2017

Big Game Hunter Gets Trampled By Elephant He Was Hunting

fullactAugust 18, 2017

13-million-year-old skull answers questions about the origins of the human species

fullactAugust 10, 2017

INDIANA JAX Fighting to Prevent Poaching on a REAL life Adventure with Jax Metcalfe (via her favourite movies!)

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Quartz Africa Innovators 2017

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Incredible Drone Footage From South Africa

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A 5-mile island built to save Lagos’s economy has a fatal design flaw

fullactMarch 18, 2017

More people are being displaced from their homes by environmental change in Africa than we thought

fullactDecember 10, 2016

The presidential race in Africa’s “beacon of democracy” is currently too tight to call

fullactDecember 8, 2016

Nigeria’s telcos are being forced to increase mobile internet prices

fullactNovember 30, 2016

Anti-Western views are getting a boost in Africa after Donald Trump’s victory and Brexit

fullactNovember 24, 2016

South Africa’s plan to reduce massive wage inequality leaves out its poorest workers

fullactNovember 21, 2016

A Chinese aid project for Rwandan farmers is more of a gateway for Chinese businesses

fullactNovember 16, 2016

Chimamanda Adichie to Trump supporters: “If you’re a white man, you don’t get to define what racism is”

fullactNovember 12, 2016

A Nigerian matchmaker finds love for the HIV-positive

fullactOctober 13, 2016

What New York Times should have considered before putting bodies of African migrants on its cover

fullactOctober 7, 2016

3D-printed rhino horns will be ready in two years, but will they save the rhinos?

fullactOctober 5, 2016

He fled Uganda, grew up in a refugee camp, loved cooking and soccer. And then he was shot by American police

fullactOctober 1, 2016

Booming MEA wearable sales growth propelled by basic devices

fullactSeptember 26, 2016

Only seven people in the world speak this Kenyan tribe’s language—and now they are trying to save it

fullactSeptember 20, 2016

We asked economists if devaluing the rupee is a good idea and the answer is a resounding “no”

fullactSeptember 16, 2016

Here’s why it’s so tough for African startups to raise funding internationally

fullactSeptember 13, 2016

Narendra Modi’s renewed push in the Indian Ocean may upset China’s Silk Road ambitions

fullactSeptember 7, 2016

If you work in development in Africa, you need to get on board with Black Lives Matter

fullactAugust 28, 2016

ANC looks set to lose Johannesburg and Pretoria to the party that runs Cape Town

fullactJuly 31, 2016

This Jaw Dropping Timelapse of the Night Sky Has It All

fullactJuly 14, 2016

That Moment, When You Wake Up to a Herd of Elephants Drinking Out of Your Pool

fullactJune 8, 2016

Acie Lumumba Sex Tape: Former Zanu PF Youth Leader Says Video’s Release Will Not Bully Him Into Silence

fullactJune 4, 2016

South African Parliament Approves Land Expropriation Bill

fullactMay 29, 2016

Zimbabwe will print $200 million worth of its own version of US dollars

fullactMay 5, 2016