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Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed Cares Less About What Trump Thinks 

US President, Donald Trump, should take his complaint about being ‘ignored’ for the Nobel Peace Prize to the award organisers, Ethiopia's Prime Minister, Abiy...

COVID-19: This is the situation across Africa

All over the world, the fight against COVID-19 has not stopped. The pandemic has claimed thousands of lives, sickened tens of thousands...

African Nations Championships: Libya in, as Tunisia gets fined for late exit from tournament

Libya will participate in the African Nations Championships, also referred to as Championnat d'Afrique des Nations (CHAN) as they take up the slot left...

The persistent impasse in South Sudan is worrisome

We might still have South Sudan in our 'war' conversations as rebel chief, Riek Machar has said he is not satisfied by...

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...

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 is tricky, even often foolish. But the business of paying close attention to reality –...

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...

COVID-19 is a crisis like no other. These are 10 effects the pandemic will have on Nigeria

By Isime Esene and Ifedayo Adeleye. After it was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organisation in...

COVID-19: This is the situation across Africa

All over the world, the fight against COVID-19 has not stopped. The pandemic has claimed thousands of lives, sickened tens of thousands...

Ghana startup launches app to counter COVID-19 + other tech stories across Africa

Redbird - Medical diagnostics distributor - has launched a COVID-19 Daily Check-in App and Symptom Tracker in its bid to counter the...

TOP STORIES
Latest stories across the African Continent

Akon to Build Tourism Village in Senegal + Other Top Stories Across Africa.

It is a no-brainer that Africa is a very important piece in the global market. From foreign investment to innovation in business to start-ups,...

The global interest in Africa’s venture space is heart-warming

2020 looks good for African Startups already. There is a fundraising trend and global investors are taking note. In 2019, funds raised...

Zimbabwe’s defence minister says coronavirus is God’s revenge strategy + Other political news across Africa

Credit Suisse Group AG's (CSGN.S) have been found culpable in a $2 billion Mozambique corruption case and...

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

How can you social distance when you share a toilet with your neighbour? + 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...

Is March 8 truly a Women’s Day? + 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...