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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 11:22
Nigeria's religious and ethnic divides are reflected in election voting patterns. Of the four presidential candidates – Bola Tinubu, Atiku Abubakar and Rabiu Kwankwaso – are Muslims while Peter Obi is the only Christian. With Tinubu, Atiku and Kwankwaso liable to split the Muslim votes in the north...
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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 11:18
Hardwoods, no matter how strong, don't always stand the test of time, but great artists, no matter how long they have been dead, always defeat the cruel hand of time. That's the case with Olowere (popularly called Olowe of Ise) the great Yoruba master wood carver, who passed on decades ago, but...
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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 11:11
Development in French-speaking African countries, competition with the American giant, inflation... Daniel Yu, the founder of Wasoko, a start-up valued at more than $600 million, answered Jeune Afrique's questions from Nigeria, where he is prospecting the market.


African news, analysis and opinion
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:43
A land of thwarted potential, the country fends off outside influences, political change and some of its own history.
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:39
In Uganda, Sudan Ebolavirus is killing healthcare workers at an alarming rate.
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:33
Weakened by partial interruptions to Russian gas deliveries, the state-owned Algerian company Sonatrach has announced that it has already revised its prices and volumes with six of its partners.


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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:27
New Delhi's rice export restrictions herald higher prices for many West African countries, including big rice importers Nigeria, Senegal and Ghana.


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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:21
For about a year and a half, Precious Mpofu, 42, nursed her mother as her health deteriorated, while the family concluded she had been bewitched.
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:15

Ministers rebuke ‘shameful’ failure to meet funding promises for poorer countries to cope with climate crisis ahead of Cop27 summit

Ministers and high-ranking officials of African nations have urged rich countries to do more to combat the climate crisis, and called the failure to meet...

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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 10:02
The presidential appointment comes less than a week after last weekend's coup in Burkina Faso
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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 09:30

Harnessing the power of big data, artificial intelligence and even blockchain, the regtech sector works to reduce financial risk, increase regulatory compliance and stamp out laundering and fraud — all of which contribute to an estimated $2 trillion yearly loss ( for the...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 09:15

The September/October 2022 edition of the Luxury and Business publication PLEASURES Magazine ( highlights the African Industrial Conference and Awards 2022 #AIDCA,  won by His Majesty, Ogiame Atuwatse III, the Olu of Warri, Emir of Zazzau, His Highness, Amb. Ahmed...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 09:02
President Joe Biden came into office eager to turn the page on his predecessor’s disdain and disinterest in the African continent.


African news, analysis and opinion
Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 08:09
The WHO says 66 deaths in The Gambia may be linked to four syrups made by an India-based firm.
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Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 08:00

Download logo Mr Sharma will meet newly-elected President Ruto and cabinet ministers to discuss Kenya’s continued climate leadership ahead of COP27; the COP President will visit wind and geothermal sites contributing to Kenya’s clean energy transition; Mr Sharma will also meet with youth, civil...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 07:45

So far, 63 confirmed and probable cases of Ebola Virus infection have been reported, including 29 deaths; 10 infected health workers, four of whom have died; and four people who have recovered and are receiving follow-up care. “WHO has released $2 million from our Contingency Fund for...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 07:45

Download logo The State of Qatar affirmed its support for the brotherly Somali people to build a state of institutions and the rule of law, which guarantees Somalis all their rights and respect for the sovereignty, independence, unity, and territorial integrity of Somalia. This came in the...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 07:30

Download logo President Barrow has tasked the new ECOWAS representative to The Gambia to work on mapping out strategies that will facilitate the easy movement of people, goods, and services across borders within the regional bloc and Africa at large. “Countries should have the choice of...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 07:15

Download logo The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has reiterated his commitment to working hand-in-hand with Chiefs, traditional rulers and all stakeholders in the fight against Galamsey. According to President Akufo-Addo, “it is obvious that, if we are to win the fight,...

Thursday, October 6, 2022 - 07:00
A vast and controversial East African oil project led by French oil giant TotalEnergies risks inflicting "unacceptable" damage, a report by two NGOs warned on Wednesday.