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See Ya, Twerk. It’s Pantsula Time!

A dance born in the shanty towns of South Africa takes the world by storm. When director Damian Weilers was asked to pitch a music video for a new single by Grammy-award winning British dance duo...

African business leaders set up Ebola fund

AFRICAN business executives have agreed to set up a fund to boost efforts against the Ebola epidemic that has infected nearly 13,300 people and killed more than 4900 in west Africa. MEETING at a...
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Calling all photographers

In August 2014, the Mo Ibrahim Foundation launched the “Snapping Cities” photography competition. The contest is looking for a range of entries with a wide range of subject and styles - photographers...
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Africa’s Biggest TV Market Gets Even Bigger

Africa’s biggest TV content market kicks off Nov. 5 in Johannesburg with buyers, sellers and producers from more than 70 countries looking to cash in on the rapidly expanding African marketplace. Some...
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100 African Cities Destroyed By Europeans

When tourists visit sub-Saharan Africa, they often wonder “Why there are no historical buildings or monuments?” The reason is simple. Europeans destroyed most of them. We only have a few drawings and...