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Top stories across Africa

Undercover Investigation of Famed Nigerian Psychiatric Hospital + Other best reads of the week

We know you might have had a busy week and couldn't follow up on the stories (across Africa) that interest you. Or maybe you...

The 100 most interesting things in politics, culture, and social influence this year

By Ifedayo Adeleye & Isime Esene. In the whirlwind of events that seem to accost us from every sphere...

Kenya’s Sokowatch raises $14m to digitise Africa’s informal B2B supply-chain

Kenya based B2B e-commerce startup Sokowatch has raised $14 million in Series A funding toward its mission of revamping supply-chain markets...

AfDB to unveil African economic outlook + other developing business stories across Africa

AfDB to unveil African economic outlook The African Development Bank (AfDB) will on Thursday, January 30, launch the 2020 edition of its flagship African Economic...

What’s up with blockchain in Africa? + other stories

Blockchain is one of the hottest debates around the world right now. Its entrance in 2008 moved the tech space, however, there...

Africa to the World: Kenyan group, Sauti Sol, signs label deal with Universal Music Group

Voices in the sun (as the band name, Sauti Sol, loosely translates to), a group comprising Bien-Aimé Baraza, Willis Chimano, Savara Mudigi, and Polycarp...

What you didn’t know about jollof rice

Jollof is indeed a popular dish in West Africa. Bets are, it is probably your favourite dish. And if you are Nigerian,...

Odion Ighalo’s ‘reign’ at Man Utd only just began

Odion Ighalo was again the trend across social media platforms following his debut goal for English Premier League club, Manchester United, during...

Odion Ighalo’s ‘reign’ at Man Utd only just began

Odion Ighalo was again the trend across social media platforms following his debut goal for English Premier League club, Manchester United, during...

We bring you those events around Africa that might interest you

"What if we knew the events that were about to take place around Africa?" Well, that's the first step to knowing what...

TOP STORIES
Latest stories across the African Continent

AfDB to unveil African economic outlook + other developing business stories across Africa

AfDB to unveil African economic outlook The African Development Bank (AfDB) will on Thursday, January 30, launch the 2020 edition of its flagship African Economic...

Kenya’s Sokowatch raises $14m to digitise Africa’s informal B2B supply-chain

Kenya based B2B e-commerce startup Sokowatch has raised $14 million in Series A funding toward its mission of revamping supply-chain markets...

Nigeria’s “Eyimofe” to screen at 70th Berlinale film festival and it’s a big deal for African cinema

Eyimofe, a Nigeria-US independent film, will screen in competition at The 70th Berlin International Film Festival, also known as the Berlinale, which...

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WEEKEND BEST READS
A rundown of best stories published across the continent

Queen bees muscle out other women in the workplace + Other best reads of the week

Each week, we round up the best writings from across online platforms. These rise above regular reportage, highlighting current issues, the people...

Remembering Andrée Blouin + Other best reads of the week

Each week, we round up the best writings from across online platforms. These rise above regular reportage, highlighting current issues, the people...

Undercover Investigation of Famed Nigerian Psychiatric Hospital + Other best reads of the week

We know you might have had a busy week and couldn't follow up on the stories (across Africa) that interest you. Or maybe you...

Minority debates in Kenya’s identity decision + Other best reads of the week

Minority debates in Kenya’s identity decision Minority discrimination is a long-term debate and we're all honestly tired. We fight racism and still have to put up with discrimination cross-cutting ethnic...

Reflections on the Year of Africa + Other best reads of the week

Each week, we round up the best writings from across online platforms. These rise above regular reportage, highlighting current issues, the people...

CULTURE INTELLIGENCEFrom RED
We know what the streets are saying

There are 15 trends you should watch out for across Sub-Saharan Africa this year

by Isime Esene and Edwin Okolo The business of prediction...