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United Nations General Assembly held a high-level session to commemorate Nelson Mandela’s legacy

In honor of the centenary of the birth of the South African anti-apartheid leader, Nelson Mandela, the UN held a high-level session to commemorate his...

Rafiki, Supa Modo and more make official selection of the 2018 Cape Town International...

The Cape Town International Film Market and Festival (CTIFMF) has announced its official selection including 80 Feature Films, 20 documentaries and 61 short films for the 2018 edition of...

First developer cohorts complete Andela Fellowship

Andela, the company that identifies and develops Africa’s most talented software engineers to help companies scale with high-performing teams, celebrated the first set of...

CEO, Bank of Industry at the UN summit, focus on building Nigerian Industries

The Chief Executive Officer for Bank of Industry (BOI), Mr. Olukayode Pitan, will join an international community of leaders from the business, government and...

Top 5 African countries ranked in the United Nations 2018 Human Development Index

Of all the African countries listed in the United Nations 2018 Human Development Index ranking, these are the top 5 highest ranking countries from...

A tourist’s point of view: Ambode should be left to continue his good work

by Julie Okonofua I have driven into Lagos many times before. I have come into Lagos by road through the Ojodu Berger end, through the...

Rwanda’s agricultural exports grow by 44%

Rwanda’s agricultural exports generated over $515.9 million (over Rwf447 billion) in a period of one year from July 2017 to June 2018, representing an increase...

Kigali Convention Centre wins best architectural design award

Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, has received a continental award in Best Architectural Design and Best Hotel Development category. This was during this...

SEPLAT commissions Oben cottage hospital, holds Safe Motherhood Programme

SEPLAT Petroleum Development Company Plc, operators of the NPDC/Seplat JV, has commissioned the renovated Oben Cottage Hospital in Oben, Edo State. The company also...

Ethiopia’s first drone soars

Ethiopia's Ministry of Science & Technology has successfully launched its first drone, carrying cargo weighing five kilograms and flying at 5,000m altitude. The Ministry invested four...