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Chronicling the African Renaissance

Uganda

TripZapp: the travel platform for travelling around Africa
2 years ago

TripZapp: the travel platform for travelling around Africa

“It’s not safe.” “Is it safe?” These are probably the most common comments I get from friends, family, and curious observers whenever I’m travelling somewhere in Nigeria or Africa.

I …
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An App to Build Economies: Numida
2 years ago

An App to Build Economies: Numida

Numida is a financial inclusion technology company that aims to provide financing to small African businesses. It provides unsecured, affordable and fair small business loans to entrepreneurs who use its …
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Building a Just Society with African Prisons Project
3 years ago

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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Africa’s Top Hiking Trails
3 years ago

Africa’s Top Hiking Trails

For the fit and adventurous, hiking trails offer the perfect opportunity for exploring and taking in the natural beauty different regions have to offer. Africa’s natural habitat, diversity, …
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10 African Travel Destinations Off the Beaten Path
4 years ago

10 African Travel Destinations Off the Beaten Path

When people think of traveling to Africa a typical number of popular destinations come to mind. This includes the Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, Elmina Castle in Ghana, and the pyramids …
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Meet the Inaugural Winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award
4 years ago

Meet the Inaugural Winner of the BBC World News Komla Dumor Award

As an entrepreneur, a radio host, and a dancer, Ugandan journalist Nancy Kacungira wears many hats, including a position as the most popular news anchor at Kenya’s KTN …
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Lake Victoria’s Floating Island
4 years ago

Lake Victoria’s Floating Island

A large chunk of land off of the Ugandan coast of Lake Victoria recently broke off and began floating away from the mainland. The island is twenty acres …
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Changing the Face of Fitness with FitCliqueAfrica
4 years ago

Changing the Face of Fitness with FitCliqueAfrica

Writer and yogi Mildred Apenyo aims to empower women from the inside out through her Kampala gym FitcliqueAfrica, the first and only female gym in Apenyo’s native Uganda. …
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Exploring philosophy through an African lens
5 years ago

Exploring philosophy through an African lens

Bwesigye bwa Mwesigire is a Ugandan writer, academic, lawyer, and founder of the Center for African Cultural Excellence (CACE). The center runs Writivism, a festival that seeks …
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AFRICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL STARTS SUNDAY | Watch Trailer
6 years ago

AFRICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL STARTS SUNDAY | Watch Trailer

All is set for the Season One broadcast of the model search reality show, Africa’s Next Top Model on DSTV. Set in Cape Town, South Africa, the show …
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