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From a People Power movement to a political party, the Bobi Wine way

Presidential aspirant, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu known as Bobi Wine has announced that his People Power movement has become a political party, the...

#TFAAspotlight: Sanga Moses, the biochar entrepreneur changing our perspective on waste

Sanga Moses is a Ugandan social entrepreneur and Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Eco-fuel Africa Ltd. (EFA). Moses is notable for...

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...

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...

#TFAAspotlight: Regina Honu is the tech inspiration you all should know

Regina Honu is a Ghanaian Social Entrepreneur, software developer with 8 years’ work experience and founder of Soronko Solutions, a software development...

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...

#TFAAspotlight: 7 things we know about Joel Mwale, the entrepreneur who made millions from rainwater

At 14, Joel Mwale suffered dysentery (infection of the intestines) from drinking dirty water in his village outside the western Kenyan town...

#54DegreesAcrossAfrica: Ivory Coast protests, the Netflix and ‘Ikorodu Bois’ connection + top stories across Africa

Nigeria’s fast rising comedy group, Ikorodu Bois, has received filming equipment from streaming company - Netflix.

#54DegreesAcrossAfrica: Ivory Coast protests, the Netflix and ‘Ikorodu Bois’ connection + top stories across...

Nigeria’s fast rising comedy group, Ikorodu Bois, has received filming equipment from streaming company - Netflix.

#TFAAspotlight: Meet Vanessa Mdee, the singer with the ‘sound’ mind

I don’t know who needs to hear this but my mission is to be a light.

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Latest stories across the African Continent

Female politicians need to be twice the man to win a seat + Other best reads of the week

The political arena in Africa has always been particularly unfavourable for women, based on some gender specific obstacles, such as stereotypical propaganda,...

#TFAAspotlight: Meet serial tech entreprenuer, Joshua Okello; our muse for today

Merely looking at his profile makes us wonder what has been taking all your time; you also wonder why one person has...

Malawi army ‘betrays’ unwritten code of African autocrats

Malawi army was seen protecting protesters calling for electoral justice, after a fraud-marred election in 2019 that returned President Peter Mutharika to...

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Latest stories across the African Continent

Earth’s Deepest River Conceals an Evolutionary Mystery + 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...

ECOWAS examines Nigeria’s border closure + other business stories across Africa

The leadership of ECOWAS Heads of State and Government has set up a committee, led by Burkina Faso's Roch Marc Christian Kabore...

Sun sets on literary giant Ken Walibora + 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...

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#TFAAspotlight: Meet Vanessa Mdee, the singer with the ‘sound’ mind

I don’t know who needs to hear this but my mission is to be a light.

#TFAAspotlight: Duran De Villiers, shaping Africa’s aerial view

Duran De Villiers is the founder of ALTI UAS, which currently serves as the world’s leading VTOL (Vertical Take-Off and Landing) commercial...

#TFAAspotlight: Arthur Zang, the man from Cameroon who has won the ‘heart’ of the world

Arthur Zang is the CEO and Chief Engineer in Biomedical Engineering Project at Himore Medical Equipments, and was the Chief IT engineer at University Catholique d’afrique Centrale from 2013 till 2014.

#TFAAspotlight: Felix Richard Manyogote is delivering safe health to women in Tanzania

Felix Richard Manyogote is the Medical doctor/Medical director for the Women Deliver/Youth Against Barriers

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

Zimbabwean female politicians are ‘culturally’ branded negatively + Other...

Following the political journey of Grace Mugabe, the wife of the former President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, it becomes clear to see...

South Africa may look good on the outside but...

You don't need to look past South Africa to see a real life definition of a paradox. Arguably the most technologically advanced...

Ban on Cigarette sparks a debate between SA’s Government...

It's no secret the cigarette and alcohol ban the South African government placed in its country. Cited reasons include a concerns over...

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...

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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...