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Africa can rise – if our leaders end extreme inequality

Africa is ready to rise. This is what we will keep repeating as Africa’s government and business leaders meet in …

Egypt ranks first in final medal table of 2019 African Games

Egypt has topped the final medal table in the 2019 African Games in Morocco on Saturday after obtaining 273 medals, …

Japan looks to boost investments on African continent

As the Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) wrapped up in Yokohama on Friday, Japan demonstrated a willingness to …

Africa is aiming to create the world’s largest trading bloc. It won’t succeed without women

Trade activity is rooted in basic supply and demand. The female population is estimated to account for 50% of Africa’s …

FIFA step in to take control of Egyptian FA

The image and reputation of African football administration have taken another significant blow with FIFA sending an emergency team into …

Africa today heads into the last mile to be free of wild polio

Africa today passes a milestone threshold – three years with no case of wild poliovirus detected. This three-year landmark sets …

Sun International sells the rights to the Miss South Africa pageant

Cape Town – Sun International confirmed that the company had sold the rights to the Miss South Africa pageant to …

$300m for STEM skills development

The African Development Bank is partnering with the Association for the Development of Education in Africa and the African Union to launch a US$300 …

16 African countries agree to adopt Kiswahili as a formal language

16 southern African countries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) have agreed to adopt Kiswahili as a formal language …

Acclaimed South African artist Carrol Boyes dies at 65

A company spokesperson for Carrol Boyes SA, the brand, confirmed that the acclaimed artist and designer passed away on Wednesday night. …