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YOUSSOU N'DOUR

Grammy Winner Youssou N'Dour is one of Africa's music pioneers, and has helped put African music on the world map over the past fifteen...

Stonebwoy Says Africans Own Reggae Music, Jamaicans React

STONEBWOY SAYS AFRICANS OWN REGGAE MUSIC, JAMAICANS REACT

Stonebwoy says reggae music belongs to Africa. Reggae and dancehall will forever be associated with Jamaica, where the genre was

 
 
 
New deadly Ebola-like virus that lives in monkeys in Africa is 'poised for spillover' into humans

NEW DEADLY EBOLA-LIKE VIRUS THAT LIVES IN MONKEYS IN AFRICA IS 'POISED FOR SPILLOVER' INTO HUMANS

US researchers are now calling for tests and wider surveillance for simian hemorrhagic fever virus to be developed in case it causes...

Meet the bold visionary woman bringing together her community in North-Central Africa in the fight against global warming

MEET THE BOLD VISIONARY WOMAN BRINGING TOGETHER HER COMMUNITY IN NORTH-CENTRAL AFRICA IN THE FIGHT AGAINST GLOBAL WARMING

For nearly 100 years, Rolex has supported pioneering explorers who push the limits of human capabilities. Having moved from championing...

 
 
 

THIS Y COMBINATOR-BACKED FINTECH PROVIDES LOANS TO SMALL BUSINESSES IN AFRICA. CHECK OUT THE 10-SLIDE PITCH DECK NUMIDA USED TO RAISE $12.3 MILLION

Numida cofounders Catherine Denis, Ben Best, and Mina Shahid. Numida Y Combinator-backed Numida has raised $12.3 million in debt and...

YC-backed fintech Numida raises $12.3M led by Serena Ventures to extend loans to MSMEs beyond Uganda

YC-BACKED FINTECH NUMIDA RAISES $12.3M LED BY SERENA VENTURES TO EXTEND LOANS TO MSMES BEYOND UGANDA

Micro, small and medium-sized enterprises across Africa make up the bulk - over 90% - of businesses in the continent but are still...

 
 
 
Floods Devastate West Africa

FLOODS DEVASTATE WEST AFRICA

Hundreds of thousands of people are suffering in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad, and Niger due to government failures to invest in preventive...

For SA, Chennai is about to become the fastest growing Indian market

FOR SA, CHENNAI IS ABOUT TO BECOME THE FASTEST GROWING INDIAN MARKET

From Chennai, huge number solo travelers visit SA and now in India, this city is predicted to be the fastest growing market in the...

 
 
 
The governor requests commitment to boost tourism

THE GOVERNOR REQUESTS COMMITMENT TO BOOST TOURISM

Mr. Godwin Obaseki, the Edo State Governor, has urged the stakeholders of his administration's commitment to expand the tourism as...

BMW M4 CSL COMING TO 2022 BMW M FEST

The new BMW M4 CSL is just the third model in history to sport the CSL badge and since they are only planning to produce 1000 units...

 
 
 

AKON SAYS HE AND MICHAEL JACKSON PLANNED TO OPEN MUSIC SCHOOLS IN AFRICA

Akon says he and Michael Jackson were discussing plans to open a number of music-focused schools across Africa... which got tragically...

Vendease, a food procurement platform for African restaurants, nabs $30M led by Partech Africa and TLcom

VENDEASE, A FOOD PROCUREMENT PLATFORM FOR AFRICAN RESTAURANTS, NABS $30M LED BY PARTECH AFRICA AND TLCOM

When Vendease launched in January 2020, it wanted to solve the challenges and inefficiencies in Nigeria's highly fragmented food sector...

 
 
 

CHARDONNAY HAS COME A LONG WAY SINCE FOOTBALLERS' WIVES | DAVID WILLIAMS

It can be hard to separate the chardonnays of the northern hemisphere from the south - and these three from Australia, New Zealand...

NEWS: ROYAL CARIBBEAN CHIEF WARNS STAFFING WOES RISK HITTING SALES

Staff shortages and difficulties recruiting extend beyond the well-publicised shortages in travel suppliers and aviation to agencies...

 
 
 

DELTA BOLSTERS ITS SOUTH AFRICA SERVICE

The addition of an Atlanta-Johannesburg-Cape Town route four times a week means the carrier will offer service to both South African...

WHY A SAFARI SHOULD BE YOUR NEXT ROMANTIC GETAWAY

For those who may have lost faith in the idea of romance and feel it is rather overrated, you need something extra-special to make...

 
 
 
Why You Should Know The Work Of These Africa-America Institute Honorees

WHY YOU SHOULD KNOW THE WORK OF THESE AFRICA-AMERICA INSTITUTE HONOREES

Africa-America Insitute By Melissa Noel · Updated September 23, 2022 For almost 70 years, The Africa-America Institute has worked to...

Ease Into the Weekend With Classic Alfa Restoration and Jazz Guitar

EASE INTO THE WEEKEND WITH CLASSIC ALFA RESTORATION AND JAZZ GUITAR

It's Friday. It's been A WEEK , let me tell you. What I could use, and I'm sure you could too, is a series of videos featuring a soft-spoken...

 
 
 

SHORT STAY: SABI SABI EARTH LODGE, SABIE GAME RESERVE, SABI SAND WILTUIN, SOUTH AFRICA

Earth Lodge, as organic as it sounds, is Sabi Sabi's vision of the future of the safari lodge.

NEW BMW M2 WORLD DEBUT TAKING PLACE AT KYALAMI BMW M FEST

In just a few weeks' time, we will see the all-new BMW M2 revealed to the world and after which, it will make its first official public...