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Every Breath Counts Campaign Strives to Reduce Pneumonia in Nigeria

LAGOS, Nigeria, Every Breath Counts declared November: Pneumonia Month. Nigeria has the second highest pneumonia mortality in the world and primarily affects children under...

The Female Wrestlers of Senegal

In Senegal, female wrestlers in Casamance region reign in wrestling tournaments same as the male wrestlers. This traditional sport has been passed on from...

What tech will make African business a global player?

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 8 November 2016,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Over the last year, all eyes have been on Africa's technology sector. And for a very...

Guardians of the Sacred Crocodiles

Bazoule village in Burkina Faso, West Africa, is a lake side village that has become world famous for a unique tradition, it is here...

Watch how a Black Rhino charges at a couple in a...

“I dropped my phone which I was recording on because Andrew jumped onto my lap" This video proves again how unpredictable wilds animals can be. Farm...

The best way to see Africa!

The unfolding story of Rhino Africa's commitment to conservation, people and places. Built on passion and founded to showcase the landscapes, the wildlife and...

Khoudia Diop: bullied for her dark skin, now a model

Khoudia has been bullied her whole life because of her dark skin, now she’s a true internet sensation and a model! Khoudia Diop (19) from...

Tanzania: Mini-Grids to Power 40,000 Homes

PowerCorner Tanzania has made plans to connect 40,000 homes across Tanzania with electricity by 2020 using mini-grids. PowerCorner Tanzania was established in 2015 to...

Africa Trivia Quiz 2

Another quiz to test how much you know about Africa. Give it a try, the questions are not easy. If you enjoyed this quiz try...

A new African super hero! Malika: Warrior Queen

Nigerian creator Roye Okupe successfully finished his kickstarter campaign to gain funding for his latest graphic novel Malika: Warrior Queen and is $1000 ahead...

Kenya launches highly trained police unit to fight child abuse

Kenya has launched Africa's first special police unit in to fight child abuse and sexual exploitation of children has been launched by the Kenya. The...

Shutting down ivory markets

Things could soon be looking up for a number of endangered species! The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species wrapped up in Johannesburg- South...

Crowdfunding Charity – A Recipe for Success

Ending all forms of malnutrition by 2030 was one of the main objectives adopted in the Sustainable Development Goals at the end of 2015....

Revolutionising sesame seed farming in Tanzania

Ranked third in the world, Tanzania is Africa's largest exporter of sesame seeds. The traditional way of planting these seeds is slow and arduous work,...

2016 MTV Africa Music Awards list of nominees

MTV has released the complete list of nominees for this years main African music event, the MTV African Music Awards 2016 will be held...

Trevor Noah to host 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards

Trevor Noah, South African stand up comedian and host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show”, will be going back to his home town of...

A $630 million boost for Tanzania energy sector

Egbin Power Plc, a Nigerian firm, has shown interest in Tanzania's energy sector by potentially installing a natural gas-fired power plant in the East...

8 reasons why Magufuli is the best African president

Tanzanian president, John Pombe Magufuli, has only been in office for just over a year and has already achieved more than many presidents have...

How WWF is boosting the Black Rhino population in Africa

Not only is this an amazing video, it also shows the incredible work being done by WWF to preserve and increase the Black Rhino...

South African kid built his own drum kit and plays the...

No money for a drumkit? No problem, just build your own like this amazing kid from South Africa. Watch him rock out in the...

“The future will be built in Africa”, Mark Zuckerberg

"This is where the future is going to be built". A statement made by facebook's founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg while on a visit...

South Africa to host 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards

Organizers of the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards have announced that this years edition will take place on the 22nd of October at the...

Watch an African elephant crush a car windscreen

Going on safari in Africa can be one of the most beautiful trips of your life but sometimes you witness something absolutely terrifying. This...

Ugandan coffee producers begin roasting coffee beans locally

Uganda is one of the world's biggest coffee producers, but mostly exports unprocessed green beans. That means much of the profit goes to the...

16 year old invents super material to fight drought

"No More Thirsty Crops" was the title of 16 year old Kiara Nirghin's submission to the Google Science Fair's Community Impact Awards for the...

Africa Quiz!

Test your general knowledge with our new Africa quiz. 8 questions that you can learn from too. Try our other quiz! 10 questions to test...

How to make Leopard print bread by SuzelleDIY

Leopard print bread
Have you ever wondered how to make bread that matches your clothes? Neither have I but its still fun to learn how to make...

Travel to Ethiopia

Ethiopia, "the newest travel adventure" has been a hidden gem in Africa for half a century but that might not be for much longer...