Entrepreneur Rania Belkahia talks about her backers, ambitious growth — and when your customers have no postal address.
How an enterpreneur outwitted a dictator and became a mogul — and how he’s going to change Africa.
Sumo-size athletes in loincloths in a sandy ring surrounded by drums and whistles — 4, 3, 2, 1, wrestle!
A battle in 1896 between Ethiopian forces and Italian troops turned the narrative of colonialism on its head.
U.S.-born Biola Alabi is challenging stereotypes and shaking up Africa’s media landscape.
Nigeria’s female political candidates are contesting next year’s presidential elections like never before.
King Leopold of Belgium couldn’t have wrought such havoc in the Congo Free State without the efforts of sadists like Léon Fiévez.
Criticism erupts over a presidential project in a country where schools lack roofs.
The Acrobranch adventure park is not your average kids’ party venue. It’s some good swinging fun for adults too.
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SuzelleDIY is a quirky South African DIY diva who delivers life advice with laughs and bad puns.
The South African capital’s crippling water crisis has spawned a host of new taboos and industries.
It’s a blockbuster economy in Africa, but developmental disabilities are soaring in its younger generation.
U.K. programs aim to reduce the need for foreign aid in Africa by going after tax dodgers.
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A sharpening tussle to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta is threatening to undermine Kenya’s efforts at ambitious reforms.