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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a Nigerian writer and social activist

Akon, Chimamanda and 8 Other Most Influential Icons in Contemporary African Pop Culture

Africa is growing in influence in the modern pop culture industry where the world is ...

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Smacking a child is now illegal in South Africa

Smacking a Child is Now Illegal in South Africa. So How Can Parents Ensure Discipline?

Now that the high court has ruled that children may no longer be smacked as ...

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Abdulrasheed Maina

EXPOSED: Documents Show How Malami, Dambazau Plotted Maina’s Recall

Three top officials in the government of President Muhammadu Buhari played prominent roles in the ...

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What exactly has been happening in Kenya? (Photo: Al Jazeera)

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the Ongoing Election Crisis in Kenya

Before Kenya’s August 8 general election, opposition candidate Raila Odinga promised to be a transitional, ...

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Final years students of the University of Livingstonia develop a smart stick for the poor (photo:

Final Year Students in Malawi Develop a Smart Stick to Help the Blind Move with Ease

Africa is the continent with the youngest people, one full of opportunities and with an ...

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Patrick Bimenyimana extreme with his miracle village committee. / Courtesy

Rwanda: Light Shines in Gatsibo as Police Connects Crime-free Village With Solar Energy

All roads led to Kagarama village of Gitoki sector of Gatsibo District, at the weekend, where ...

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‘Calm Down and Watch MMM Unfreeze Accounts in January’

An MMM participant has told other members that the freeze will help the community weed ...

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Tiguidanke Camara believes passion is the secret of success in business (Photo: Forbes)

Once A Fashion Model, Camara is Now West Africa’s First Woman to Own A Mine

Guingouine — Leaving behind chic gowns and catwalks to stomp in the mud in heavy ...

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How Africa’s Second Richest Woman Gained Her Fortune

Folorunsho Alakija had her hard-earned oil block taken away by greedy politicians; she fought tooth-and-nail ...

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Africans are tired of long-serving presidents

How Presidential Term Limits Can Help Strengthen Africa’s Democracy

Throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, the advocation for presidential term limits has been a way to ensure ...

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Nollywood Takes Centre Stage At Toronto International Film Festival

The city of Lagos will take center stage at the Toronto International Film Festival [TIFF] ...

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Nigerians Can Finally Block Nuisance Text Messages from Their Phone Networks

Nigeria’s telecoms regulator has directed phone networks to give subscribers the option of activating a ...

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Fueling the economy. (Reuters/Afolabi Sotunde)

Nigeria’s Economy is Bouncing Back. How Did It Happen?

Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari and his administration have spent much of the last two and ...

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