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Chronicling the African Renaissance

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Mark Zuckerberg visits Lagos, Nigeria
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Mark Zuckerberg visits Lagos, Nigeria

This is Mark Zuckerburg’s first trip to sub-Saharan Africa and his first stop is Lagos, Nigeria! He’ll be meeting with developers and entrepreneurs to learn about the startup ecosystem in …
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Start-Up Stories: Emerald Moringa Tea
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Start-Up Stories: Emerald Moringa Tea

A tiny leaf could save millions of lives. Vanessa Zommi, founder of Emerald Moringa Tea, discovered moringa, popularly known across Africa as the “tree of life,” after several …
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Give Me Food (Not Marriage)
6 days ago

Give Me Food (Not Marriage)

This past summer, I went back to Togo for a visit with my mom, my aunt, and my uncle after having lived in the United States for almost …
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South African Fashion Week 2016
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South African Fashion Week 2016

The time is drawing near for the 2016 South African Fashion Week. First held in 1997, the annual SAFW is a platform to showcase, unearth, support, grow, and …
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Trilateral Development Cooperation: A “win-win-win” for South-South dialogue?
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Trilateral Development Cooperation: A “win-win-win” for South-South dialogue?

Trilateral Development Cooperation (TDC) is a promising new concept that has the potential to revolutionize the system of international development cooperation. TDC is a triangular partnership between a …
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8 African podcasts to plug into
1 week ago

8 African podcasts to plug into

Whether you’re new to the world of podcasts or a serial listener in search of an Afro-focused show to add to your subscriptions, here are eight episodes of …
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Building a Just Society with African Prisons Project
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Building a Just Society with African Prisons Project

The African Prisons Project (APP) is a noble effort to improve access to healthcare, education, and justice in communities across the continent. Founded in 2004, APP believes in …
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Best African Restaurants:  A Taste of Home in #London #Paris #Rome
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Best African Restaurants: A Taste of Home in #London #Paris #Rome

Food is such an integral part of African culture, even in the Diaspora. Here are five of the best African restaurants in London, Rome, and Paris that serve up a …
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