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Like Netflix, YouTube launches two more services in Nigeria

Netflix had found potential in Africa and entered the African market - deeply. Now it is YouTube. In case you didn't know: YouTube has...

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 U.S. prosecutors are investigating the Swiss lender,...

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 and the...

Guess you didn’t know that grooms kidnapped their brides in parts of Sudan

If you visit South Sudan and the Eastern part of the landlocked country in East Africa, you’ll likely come across a small ethnic group...

The revolutionary MultiChoice and Microsoft partnership + Other tech news across Africa

American multinational financial services corporation, Visa is entering a new strategic partnership with Paga to make mobile payments more secure and convenient. American multinational financial services corporation, Visa is entering a new strategic partnership...

Sudan PM survives assassination attempt + Other political news across Africa

Sudan’s prime minister, Abdalla Hamdok Monday survived an assassination attempt after an explosion went off near his convoy in Khartoum. Hamdok tweeted he was “safe...