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Africa’s Top Power Couples

From doctor turned fashion doyenne, a man of the cloth leading a mega church in Ghana, Africa’s richest woman who started her first business at age 24, and a First Gentleman who once participated in the...
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A Letter from a Kenyan Abroad

Afritorial.com editor's note: Mkawasi Mcharo Hall's response (26.08.2013) to Bikozulu's "A Letter to Kenyans Abroad"  (Bikozulu is a home grown Kenyan blog) has stirred quite a bit of talk on social...
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iSchool Unlocks E-Learning in Africa

LUSAKA, Zambia — Rachel Ngongola's second grade class at the Tico Community School is learning to count multiples of 10 on a Wednesday morning in late July. The class of 30 is divided into three groups: one...
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I See A Different You

Is there always a prior epistemic awareness of a photograph’s time and place? Visual cues in the background may provide some hints. However, should that be the standardized guideline in each and every...
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The 25 things happy people do differently

WE all experience moments of insecurity, frustration, stress and even depression, but for some of us, these moments last longer than others, writes Shannon Kaiser. Like many people, I've gone through...
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Mandela film attracts Oscar buzz

A trailer for the new Nelson Mandela movie starring Idris Elba has been released as the frail freedom fighter enters his seventh week in hospital. http://youtu.be/hmm-aazQQKA Mandela: Long Walk to...