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The First Kenyan Ladies Driving the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) Trains

Wendy Kathambi, Alice Mugure, Elizabeth Wanjala, and Shalom Njeri are among the eight ladies who made history in Kenya. They finally broke the monotony after about a century of train operation which was run entirely by men. These ladies are ...
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First Russia-Africa Summit Starts

The summit is taking place on 23rd and 24th October. In attendance will be 3,000 delegates from across the globe. With representatives from all the 54 African countries, the summit ...
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Uber Launches New Boats In Lagos, Nigeria’s Megacity.

Uber is a technology company based in San Francisco and has operations in some metropolitan areas across the world. It is a ridesharing company offering services such as; bicycle ridesharing, ride service hailing, peer-peer-ridesharing, food service. Ridesharing by definition is any means of transportation in which multiple people use the same car, truck, van, or vehicle to arrive at a similar destination. Ridesharing can include carpooling and sharing taxis, as well. Companies such as Lyft and Uber fall under the umbrella of ridesharing. Lagos is Nigeria's megacity; it is the largest urban city by land and population, situated in the western region of the country. Many have wondered why it isn't the capital territory of Nigerian since it tends to have a stable economic community. However, in 1861 the British annexed Lagos as a colony and when they established the protectorate and colony of Nigeria in 1914, Lagos was declared as its capital. So Lagos was the first official capital of Nigeria before it was moved to Abuja on ...
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Uber Launches New Boats In Lagos, Nigeria’s Megacity.

Uber is a technology company based in San Francisco and has operations in some metropolitan areas across the world. It ...
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Cocoa Farmers in Ghana Trained on Post-Harvest Practices

This training was organized by the Cocoa Sustainability Initiatives and Inputs and Certification Unit (ICU) of the Produce Buying Company ...
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Incredible Nigerian Female Comedians You Cannot Ignore

The idea that women are weaker folks is not uncommon in African societies. It has been since time immemorial. It transcends this present generation to the days of our forefathers whose representation of womanhood as captured in their proverbs is negative. The late Chinua Achebe captured it well in his novel Things Fall Apart. Of course, this can be attributed to the fact that most African societies, Nigerian inclusive are male-dominated and oriented societies. Little wonder some industries such as ...
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Incredible Nigerian Female Comedians You Cannot Ignore

The idea that women are weaker folks is not uncommon in African societies. It has been since time immemorial. It ...
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Nigerian Stand-Up Comedy Business: Who are the God Fathers?

Once upon a time, comedy was seen as a career for the unserious, the uneducated, and people who are looking ...
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South Africa Has Largest Telescope in the World

South Africa revealed an impressive technological project. The nation has in its possession the world’s largest super radio telescope. This telescope is the first phase of the nation trying to unravel the secrets of the universe. The telescope is a 64-dish MeerKAT located in the remote and arid Karoo region of South Africa. It will be integrated into a multi-nation Square Kilometer Array (SKA). Once fully operational, the SKA telescope is predicted to be 50 times more powerful than any telescope in the world. The telescope, according to Khmertimeskh news, ...
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Over 230 Civilians Died After Attacks by South Sudan Troops

The United Nations accused the government of South Sudan for infringing upon the human rights of its citizens. The government was accused of killing its civilians. The attacks made on its citizens have been equated to war crimes. According to a report published by the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and the UN human rights office (OHCHR), about 232 civilians were killed and many more were injured during the attacks. The UN high commissioner for human rights, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein called for a halt to all hostilities committed against ...
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Uber Launches New Boats In Lagos, Nigeria’s Megacity.

Uber is a technology company based in San Francisco and has operations in some metropolitan areas across the world. It is a ridesharing company offering services such as; bicycle ridesharing, ride service hailing, peer-peer-ridesharing, food service. Ridesharing by definition is any means of transportation in which multiple people use the same car, truck, van, or vehicle to arrive at a similar destination. Ridesharing can include carpooling and sharing taxis, as well. Companies such as Lyft and Uber fall under the umbrella of ridesharing ...
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Why Africans Have Tribal Marks

Going down the memory lane, ...
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Arsenal Player sleeves with the words 'Visit Rwanda'
In May 2018, Arsenal ...
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Malika: Warrior Queen: Animated Nollywood Movie on African History and Mythology

Malika: Warrior Queen, an animated Nollywood movie on African history and mythology may soon become a household feature for movie ...
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Nigerian Government Pledged $12 Million to Save Lives

The Sixth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund was held in France. Its aim is to fight AIDS, TB, and ...
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Tunisia

Tunisia Elects New President.

I know you might be wondered where the Republic of Tunisia is located on the surface of the earth amidst the continents of the world and her president. Tunisia is a North African country bordering the Mediterranean Sea and Sahara ...
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Know Who is Who in the Just Concluded Mozambique Presidential Election

The Mozambique presidential election that held on Tuesday, 15th of October, 2019 witnessed a large turn out of voters in various parts of Mozambique, though certain polling centres in the country had a low turn out of voters and some ...
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Mozambique

Mozambique Prepares For Elections.

Mozambique is a southern Africa nation whose long India Ocean coastline is dotted with popular beaches like Tofo, as well as offshore marine parks. After much campaign and conflicts between the parties approved for the presidential elections in Mozambique. Finally, ...
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Ugandan Speaker of Parliament Urges Legislators to Maintain Good Conduct During the CPC

Ahead of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference (CPC), Ugandan Speaker of Parliament urged Ugandan Members of Parliament to be well behaved. The East African country will host the event. The Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, cited that the legislators should observe ...
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WP App helps donors find a nearby clinic

WP App Helps Donors Find a Nearby Clinic

The need to save lives and provide excellent blood products has been pressing in Africa. More patients need blood while the donating group is less. Statistics show that less than 1.5% of the population donates blood whereas up to 75% of people need blood. There's a wide gap that would only be bridged by developing an app. Its purpose is to alert the donors of the blood group required, as well as the nearest clinic available. WP Blood App was developed in South Africa, and it is the first of its kind. Western Province Blood Transfusion Service (WPBTS), NXT Digital Innovation and Tracker companies partnered for the creation of this life-saving app. WP app helps donors find a nearby clinic where they can donate their blood. How the app works The WP app uses the information of the registered users to relay information about blood needs. In case of emergency, the users are notified through their profiles. They then rise ...
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The Re-registration of SIM Cards in Ghana

The Re-registration of SIM Cards in Ghana

Over the past few months, Ghanaians have raised concerns over mobile money fraud. Often, such frauds emanate from misuse of ...
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drone technology in African farming

Farmers across Africa Now Embrace Drone Technology for Better Crop Yields

Considering the fact that the profitability of farming depends on seasons and weather among other things, African farmers are now ...
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Nigeria plan for solar cars by 2020

Nigeria’s Plan for Assembling Solar Cars by 2020

To solve issues such as global warming and harsh climatic conditions, we need to adopt a green economy. This involves ...
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Using drones to chase away birds in Ghana

Using Drones to Chase Away Birds in Ghana

Climate change is one of the factors that make farmers look for solutions to problems like drought. This is because ...
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Uber

Uber Launches New Boats In Lagos, Nigeria’s Megacity.

Uber is a technology company based in San Francisco and has operations in some metropolitan areas across the world. It ...
Read More

Incredible Nigerian Female Comedians You Cannot Ignore

The idea that women are weaker folks is not uncommon in African societies. It has been since time immemorial. It ...
Read More
Cocoa farmers in Ghana trained on post-harvest practices

Cocoa Farmers in Ghana Trained on Post-Harvest Practices

This training was organized by the Cocoa Sustainability Initiatives and Inputs and Certification Unit (ICU) of the Produce Buying Company ...
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Rwandan government plan to boost young innovators in aviation

Rwanda Government Plans to Boost Young Innovators in Aviation

During the 75th anniversary of the Chicago Convention in Muhanga District, Rwanda's Minister of Infrastructure, Amb. Claver Gatete made a ...
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Malika the Warrior Queen

Malika: Warrior Queen: Animated Nollywood Movie on African History and Mythology

Malika: Warrior Queen, an animated Nollywood movie on African history and mythology may soon become a household feature for movie ...
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Nigerian government pledged $12 billion to save lives

Nigerian Government Pledged $12 Million to Save Lives

The Sixth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund was held in France. Its aim is to fight AIDS, TB, and ...
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Ethiopia

Ethiopa Reopens 19th Century Historical Palace.

Ethiopia is a country in the horn of Africa with so many historical structures and stories that represent people and ...
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WP App helps donors find a nearby clinic

WP App Helps Donors Find a Nearby Clinic

The need to save lives and provide excellent blood products has been pressing in Africa. More patients need blood while ...
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Project of recycling plastic waste into bricks in Liberia

Project of Recycling Plastic Waste into Bricks in Liberia

Plastic wastes are a nuisance to the environment because they do not decompose. Instead, they pose dangerous challenges to the ...
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Flood

Fears of Disease Outbreak As Flood Hits Mombasa.

An abnormal condition can be caused by diseases. Everyone fears being infected with any kind of disease which ranges widely,  ...
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Arsenal Player sleeves with the words 'Visit Rwanda'

Rwanda’s Partnership with Arsenal FC

In May 2018, Arsenal signed a 3-year partnership deal worth 30 million pounds (34 million Euros) with Rwanda. The partnership ...
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Cocoa farmers in Ghana trained on post-harvest practices

Cocoa Farmers in Ghana Trained on Post-Harvest Practices

This training was organized by the Cocoa Sustainability Initiatives and Inputs and Certification Unit (ICU) of the Produce Buying Company Ltd (PBC). It was held in Essiama in the Ellembelle District of the Western Region ...
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African languages

African Languages among Top 10 Widest Spoken Languages in American Homes

The United States Census Bureau identified African languages as among the top 10 fastest growing languages in America. Due to this, the 2020 census guides of the US will now be printed in three more languages of Yoruba, Igbo, and ...
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Tunisia

Tunisia Elects New President.

I know you might be wondered where the Republic of Tunisia is located on the surface of the earth amidst the continents of the world and her president. Tunisia is a North African country bordering the Mediterranean Sea and Sahara ...
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WP App helps donors find a nearby clinic

WP App Helps Donors Find a Nearby Clinic

The need to save lives and provide excellent blood products has been pressing in Africa. More patients need blood while the donating group is less. Statistics show that less than 1.5% of the population donates blood whereas up to 75% ...
Read More

Incredible Nigerian Female Comedians You Cannot Ignore

The idea that women are weaker folks is not uncommon in African societies. It has been since time immemorial. It transcends this present generation to ...
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eSports Tournament Coming to Africa

eSports Gaming Competition organization Starladder has announced that they will be hosting a qualifying tournament for African/Middle Eastern Counter-Strike: Global ...
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First Kenyan Woman to Ever win Olympic Marathon

Jemima Sumgong has made history for her home nation of Kenya; she has taken gold in the Women's Marathon on Sunday, ...
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The Re-registration of SIM Cards in Ghana

The Re-registration of SIM Cards in Ghana

Over the past few months, Ghanaians have raised concerns over mobile money fraud. Often, such frauds emanate from misuse of ...
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drone technology in African farming

Farmers across Africa Now Embrace Drone Technology for Better Crop Yields

Considering the fact that the profitability of farming depends on seasons and weather among other things, African farmers are now ...
Read More
Nigerian government pledged $12 billion to save lives

Nigerian Government Pledged $12 Million to Save Lives

The Sixth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund was held in France. Its aim is to fight AIDS, TB, and ...
Read More
Ethiopia

Ethiopa Reopens 19th Century Historical Palace.

Ethiopia is a country in the horn of Africa with so many historical structures and stories that represent people and ...
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Project of recycling plastic waste into bricks in Liberia

Project of Recycling Plastic Waste into Bricks in Liberia

Plastic wastes are a nuisance to the environment because they do not decompose. Instead, they pose dangerous challenges to the environment. By living in the ground for 500 years, plastic wastes hinder the thriving of the surroundings. They clog drainages ...
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Arsenal Player sleeves with the words 'Visit Rwanda'

Rwanda’s Partnership with Arsenal FC

In May 2018, Arsenal signed a 3-year partnership deal worth 30 million pounds (34 million Euros) with Rwanda. The partnership was an effort to boost the East African country’s tourism sector. With the partnership deal, ...
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African languages

African Languages among Top 10 Widest Spoken Languages in American Homes

The United States Census Bureau identified African languages as among the top 10 fastest growing languages in America. Due to ...
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Meet Lesley Nneka Arimah, the Nigerian writer who won the 2019 Caine Prize

The winner of the 20th edition of Caine Prize for African Literature is Lesley Nneka Arimah's short story dubbed "Skinned" ...
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Rwanda’s Partnership with Arsenal FC

In May 2018, Arsenal signed a 3-year partnership deal worth 30 million pounds (34 million Euros) with Rwanda. The partnership ...
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Rwanda Government Plans to Boost Young Innovators in Aviation

During the 75th anniversary of the Chicago Convention in Muhanga District, Rwanda's Minister of Infrastructure, Amb. Claver Gatete made a ...
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