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Mary had a little child – a short story excerpt

Imagine you are looking down from the height of a skyscraper, onto the vivid sweep of light and dark rooftops, a dull...

Concert Review: Buju Banton in Nairobi, Kenya

by Embukane Libosso A mammoth crowd turned out to watch Buju Banton aka Gargamel live again (and for...

Carbon launches $100,000 entrepreneurship fund

Carbon has set up a $100,000 Pan-African entrepreneurship fund to support budding tech entrepreneurs on the continent.

2020 to be the year of Intra-African remittances

International money transfer company, WorldRemit, predicts that 2020 will be the year of intra-African remittances. The World Bank already estimates that...

Nominations open for the $100,000 Africa Food Prize for Innovation

Nominations are now open for the Africa Food Prize for Innovation in African Agriculture. A $100,000 prize for individuals or institutions in...

Toyota drives towards African mobility startups

By Oluwatosin Adeshokan for Quartz Africa After over fifty countries signed the African Continental Free Trade Agreement in 2018 economists...

African Women Leadership Fund Launches

The African Women Leadership Fund (AWLF) is amulti-million dollar fund geared towards providing a major boost for Africa's female fund managers....

Tanzania’s power supply surges

Tanzania has succeeded in adding 480MW of electricity to its national grid, and surpassed demand by 280MW. Its national grid’s output also increased...

Rwanda and Uganda make move to settle dispute

In a bid to ease diplomatic tension between Rwanda and Uganda, both presidents have agreed to release prisoners and commit to protecting human...

Kenya to host Rugby Africa U20 tournament

Rugby Africa announced the successful bid of Kenya Rugby to host the U20 Barthés Trophy, sponsored by Société Générale, for three...