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Major Lazer's 'Particula' Video Is a South African Disco Day-Dream: Watch

Afros and bell bottoms, swirling hips and dim-lit discos. Is this New York City in the ’70s? No, it’s Johannesburg in 2017, although, Major Lazer‘s

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When your cluelessness about African geography becomes a viral marketing campaign

If you found yourself scrolling through Facebook recently and clicking on a social quiz asking: “How well do you know your African geography?” you’ll probably know the answer

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Fastjet wins Leading African Low-Cost Airline at World Travel Awards

Fastjet Chief Commercial Officer Sylvain Bosc with representatives of the World Travel Awards at the event in Kigali, Rwanda last night. Kigali, Rwanda: Fastjet received its second award this

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African startup founders can finally start looking for big-ticket funding nearer home

For startups founders in Africa, finding the capital to fund their vision is difficult. But, more than ever before, there are reasons to believe that’s starting to change. On Tuesday (Oct.

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There's a strong chance a third of all people on earth will be African by 2100

The population of Africa is increasing rapidly. From an estimated 140 million in 1900, it had grown to a billion by 2010. According to United Nations “medium scenario” projections,

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How South Africans now learn French as an “African” language

French has been taught and learned in South African classrooms for decades, even though it isn’t one of the country’s official languages. The language doesn’t carry the same

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Meet Adaku Ufere the first Nigerian to win the African attorney of the year award (photos)

A lady identified as Adaku Ufere has become the first Nigerian and the youngest African to win the attorney of the year award in the 2017 edition of the African Legal Awards. The Imo state-born

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2017 MTV Europe Music Awards: Davido, Wizkid battle for Best African Act

The battle for dominance between Davido and Wizkid has been put to test again. This time around, both Nigerian artistes have been nominated in the category for the Best African Art in the 2017

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