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How to unlock Africa’s $3tn free trade opportunity

The African Union is putting the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) into operation. It will be the world's largest free trade area by...

Request for Proposals – EdTech Innovators and Entrepreneurs in Africa

The Mastercard Foundation Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in ICT has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) inviting growth-stage, educational technology (EdTech) innovators...

Meet Michael Aboya, Agora Awards 2019 Hero

Michael is a 24-year-old self-taught photographer from Accra, Ghana. Born and raised in Nigeria, he moved to his father's homeland, Ghana, when he turned...

Michael Aboya’s ‘Songs of Freedom’ wins Best Photo of the Year at the 2019...

The photo ‘Songs of Freedom’ by ghanaian photographer Michael Aboya was announced winner of the Agora Awards 2019 competition at a ceremony held in...

Andela launches in Egypt with its first fully Remote Centre

Andela has announced commencement of its operations in Egypt with the launch of its first fully remote centre in partnership with the country's Information Technology...

The Sky’s the Limit for Girls taught STEM Subjects

“It’s impossible to imagine the future of science in outer space, or embrace its challenges, without the talents of women being at the heart...

Strengthening Africa’s fragmented data landscape is key to meeting development targets

The African Governance Report, published today by the Mo Ibrahim Foundation, draws on data from the Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) and shares new...

Invisible Borders launches iVisible Project

To encourage Africans and non-Africans to rethink their stereotypes about the continent and to share these new learnings through art forms, Invisible Borders, a trans-African...

CcHUB acquires iHub, a first for Africa

Earlier in the year Co-creation Hub (CcHub) launched Africa's first Design Lab in Kigali, Rwanda, and now in another first for Africa CcHub has...

Growing trends in Africa – the rise of cannabis

By Darryl Bernstein Many countries across the globe are in the process of decriminalising the medical and recreational use of Cannabis, and Africa is no exception...