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Accra has these tour sites too

Accra is a big city, and the first that our mind leans to when you think of Ghana. It is one of the most...

COVID-19: African states won’t allow tourism at this point

You have probably cancelled, on your own, if you thought of visiting one fun, adventurous travel destination in Africa - or postponed....

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,...

Let’s tell you something about the Himba people of Namibia

If you heard of a desolate Kunene region of northwest Namibia, then you will then know of a resilient people called the...

The witchhunt against Akinwunmi Adesina should not be allowed to stand

In the 1980s, Africa was forced to open up the African Development Bank, one of its most enduring symbols of Pan African...

CAF release funds for COVID-19 fight to member states | #54DegreesAcrossAfrica

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has issued out cheques for its association members. The continental football body will release more than...

#TFAAspotlight: Peterson Opio, his insistence on cultural diversity and what we can learn from him

Peterson Opio, his insistence on cultural diversity and what we can learn from him.

#TFAAspotlight: Alengot Oromait is proof that leaders come in every age

Proscovia Alengot Oromait is a Ugandan politician who served as a member of parliament (MP) for Usuk County, Katakwi District from 2011...

#TFAAspotlight: Alengot Oromait is proof that leaders come in every age

Proscovia Alengot Oromait is a Ugandan politician who served as a member of parliament (MP) for Usuk County, Katakwi District from 2011...

#EngageTheIG: Lessons for Police across Africa

The job of the Police is to detect and prevent crime, uphold and implement the law, maintain law and order, ultimately protect and respect fundamental human rights.

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Latest stories across the African Continent

A Chinese province is taking anti-racism measures and we hope it works out

Officials in China’s Guangdong province have announced new measures aimed at putting an end to racial discrimination - a storm that has...

All the details about Tanzania’s transition to ‘middle income country’

"Today, the World Bank has declared Tanzania Middle Income Country. In this regard, I congratulate all my compatriots for this historic...

#TFAAspotlight: 11 things you may never have known about Michael Kwesi Owusu – Sarkodie

Sarkodie is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur also known as Obidi Pon Bidi - well, he has too many names that have...

TOP STORIES
Latest stories across the African Continent

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...

Political instability didn’t stop Ethiopia from adding 4 new official languages

The landlocked country in the Horn of Africa has approved a policy to introduce four new languages; taking the country's official languages...

Genocide suspect, Kabuga, denies charges |#54DegreesAcrossAfrica

After escaping authorities for more than two decades, Rwandan genocide suspect, Felicien Kabuga was arrested this month and charged to court; where...

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#TFAAspotlight: Alengot Oromait is proof that leaders come in every age

Proscovia Alengot Oromait is a Ugandan politician who served as a member of parliament (MP) for Usuk County, Katakwi District from 2011...

#TFAAspotlight: 11 things you may never have known about Michael Kwesi Owusu – Sarkodie

Sarkodie is a Ghanaian rapper and entrepreneur also known as Obidi Pon Bidi - well, he has too many names that have...

#TFAAspotlight: Lorna Rutto, environmental activist and passionate ecopreneur

Lorna Rutto is an entrepreneur who founded Ecopost in 2010 - a Nairobi-based company that recycles plastic waste. Lorna...

#TFAAspotlight: Best Ayiorworth is the Samaritan helping girls and women in Uganda

Best Ayiorworth is an advocate for education and the empowerment of women in her home district in northern Uganda. And, there is...

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

How Africans can liberate other Africans from excessive foreign...

'Africa's Unity' has probably being the most debated topic on the continent and abroad; based on the ideas that only Africa can...

The intertwined histories of the African American freedom struggle...

One of the most iconic battles in Ethiopian history, The Battle of Adwa, where in an upset, the undisciplined savages as they...

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...