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AFRICA

Africa’s top shots: 13-19 October 2017

A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere in the world this week. Image copyright...

Nora Ewane Confirmed dead: Ghastly accident at Malingo Junction, Buea Cameroon

She's one of the confirmed dead victims of the car accident that occurred today in Malingo Buea Cameroon. What a pr...

NIGERIA

Police question Nigerian music star Davido over death

Police in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos say they are investigating Davido, whose birth name is David Adeleke,...

Can Nigeria avoid repeating past mistakes?

In our series of letters from African journalists, novelist and writer Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani writes that many of t...

SOUTH AFRICA

Buthelezi EMS, let accident victim without medical aid die on the streets

Kagiso Monyadiwa  Earlier today in Mahikeng, a car knocked down a man in Mandela Drive near ISSA. Buthelezi EMS arr...

Why the truth about the death of anti-apartheid activist matters

Durban, South Africa - For almost 50 years, they claimed he had jumped to his death. On Thursday, 46 years later, t...

CAMEROON

Nora Ewane Confirmed dead: Ghastly accident at Malingo Junction, Buea Cameroon

She's one of the confirmed dead victims of the car accident that occurred today in Malingo Buea Cameroon. What a pr...

Ghastly accident at Malingo Junction, Buea Cameroon

Fon Sama  Lake Arbor, MD, United States ·  Accident between a military truck and a pick up vehicle in Molyko close...

KENYA

How Kenya’s political leaders are adding to the prolonged election crisis

Sekou Toure Otondi, University of Nairobi Before Kenya’s August 8 general election, opposition candidate Raila Odin...

Kenya celebrates Heroes Day

Kenya celebrates Heroes' Day amid political crisis It's a public holiday in Kenya as the country marks Heroes' Day....

USA & CANADA

USA: Pentagon investigates US soldier deaths in Niger

 At least five Nigerian and four US soldiers were killed in an ambush on a joint patrol in southwestern Niger earli...

The Godfather of Fake News, “Trust, but verify.”

Lance Sievert Davenport, IA, United States ·  Back in 1985, President Reagan asserted that the Russian language did...

UNITED KINGDOM

FRANCE

GERMANY

RUSSIA

ASIA PACIFIC

Diwali: The festival of lights

Diwali, a national holiday in India, is also celebrated by a number of other countries around the world. Diwal...

LATIN AMERICA

Here’s a better vision for the US-Mexico border: Make the Rio Grande grand again

Gabriel Diaz Montemayor, University of Texas at Austin The United States and Mexico have shared their current...

MIDDLE EAST

Trump set to withdraw support from Iran nuclear deal

US President Donald Trump is expected to withdraw backing from the nuclear accord with Iran on Friday and lay out a...

10 toughest places for girls to go to school, 9 are in Africa

Debates about schools in richer countries are often about the politics of priorities, what subjects should be given...

CARIBBEANS

ACADEMIC MEDIA

10 toughest places for girls to go to school, 9 are in Africa

Debates about schools in richer countries are often about the politics of priorities, what subjects should be given...

Nigeria teachers who failed primary school exams to be sacked

Thousands of primary schoolteachers in Nigeria's Kaduna State have failed the very exams they prepare pupils for. S...

FRANCAIS

Pourquoi Sankara est-il une icône africaine

Sankara, repères biographiques 21 décembre 1949, Thomas Noël Isidore Sankara naît en Haute-Volta. 1969, il sui...

PORTUGUES

ESPANOL

SWAHILI

Ujerumani yamgusia Waziri wa Uingereza

Ujerumani imesema kuchaguliwa kwa Boris Johnson kuwa Waziri wa Mambo ya Nje wa Uingereza ni msimamo wa nchi hi...

SCOLARSHIPS

SPORTS

BUSINESS

The aim of imperialism is not a national one but an international class goal

The aim of modern imperialism is not to accumulate colonies nor even just to provide outlets for capital investment...

China’s secret aid empire uncovered

China has a long list of state secrets - how many people it puts to death every year, and even the birthdays of its...

TECHNOLOGY

2017 Preview: Cyber power presents new prospects and perils

Cyber power presents new risks to global politics, security, and commerce. Analyzing the emerging cyber-threat envi...

Why did humans evolve big penises but small testicles?

Mark Maslin, UCL Humans have a much longer and wider penis than the other great apes. Even the largest of gorillas,...

AGRICULTURE

Why African countries banning imports of fruit and veg is a blunt tool

Calestous Juma, Harvard University Zambia’s government has just banned the imports of some farm produce as a way of...

UK East Africa Humanitarian Appeal: Act now to help starving children in East Africa

Sir Mo Farah has said it "breaks his heart" to hear how families are facing starvation in East Africa as he backed...

ENVIRONMENT

HEALTH

Buthelezi EMS, let accident victim without medical aid die on the streets

Kagiso Monyadiwa  Earlier today in Mahikeng, a car knocked down a man in Mandela Drive near ISSA. Buthelezi EMS arr...

The Moringa tree enters the arsenal of treatments against chronic diseases

Carrie Waterman, University of California, Davis If plants could be superheroes, the Moringa (Moringa oleifera) tre...

WOMEN

Zimbabwe widow ‘wins landmark inheritance battle’

Zimbabwe’s High Court has ruled that when a person dies they must leave the bulk of their estate in their will to t...

Lupita Nyong’o accused Harvey Weinstein over sexual harassment

. "Let’s Cut to The Chase. I Have a Room Upstairs" . Oscar-award winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o has revealed...

FASHION

FAMILY & PARENTING

Women in Africa who suffer from postnatal depression often go undiagnosed and untreated.

The role of group therapy in helping women cope with postnatal depression - Dixon Chibanda, University of Zimbabwe...

How hunger affects the mental health of pregnant mothers

Zulfa Abrahams, University of Cape Town and Simone Honikman, University of Cape Town The mental health of pregnant...

RELATIONSHIPS

What the Harvey Weinstein case tells us about sexual assault disclosure

Bianca Fileborn, UNSW Explosive reports from The New York Times and The New Yorker in recent days have revealed dec...

Recent Studies shows very educated women are ‘dumping down’ to find partners

  Bisi and Emeka met online. She was attracted by his profile, which made him seem smart, thoughtful and inter...

KIDZTEENS

Immigrant children’s play can clash with mainstream cultures

Guofang Li, University of British Columbia Every child in the world is a master of play. Play is part of the basic...

Race, cyberbullying and intimate partner violence

Roderick S. Graham, Old Dominion University Over the past two decades, cyberbullying has become a major focus for p...

TEENSHIP PEBBLES

Immigrant children’s play can clash with mainstream cultures

Guofang Li, University of British Columbia Every child in the world is a master of play. Play is part of the basic...

Race, cyberbullying and intimate partner violence

Roderick S. Graham, Old Dominion University Over the past two decades, cyberbullying has become a major focus for p...

ENTERTAINMENT

Lupita Nyong’o accused Harvey Weinstein over sexual harassment

. "Let’s Cut to The Chase. I Have a Room Upstairs" . Oscar-award winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o has revealed...

Former Diversity star Robert Anker dead aged 27 after car accident in Canada

Former Diversity star Robert Anker has died aged 27. Robert was a founding member of the group created by Ashley Ba...

SIZZLING BIZZ

Lupita Nyong’o accused Harvey Weinstein over sexual harassment

. "Let’s Cut to The Chase. I Have a Room Upstairs" . Oscar-award winning Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o has revealed...

Reports suggest that Prince Harry is already engaged to his actress girlfriend Meghan

Meghan Markle's future role in the monarchy is reportedly causing 'conflict' behind the scenes, according to a roya...

CULTURE

Africa’s top shots: 13-19 October 2017

A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere in the world this week. Image copyright...

Science shows Funny people are more intelligent than their po-faced peers

  Lowri Dowthwaite, University of Central Lancashire Albert Einstein attributed his brilliant mind to having a...

RELIGION

Islam and religious imperialism

  Tola Adeniyi I was named Muhammadu Saheed on the 8th day of my birth. I was boarded in a Quran school at age...

Diwali: The festival of lights

Diwali, a national holiday in India, is also celebrated by a number of other countries around the world. Diwali, al...

TOURISM & TRAVEL

Sept destinations pour découvrir l’Afrique grandeur nature

Martinette Kruger, North-West University et Armand Viljoen, North-West University Si je vous dis « Afrique », vous...

Hrithik Roshan: Indian Actor Shares Pictures of Sons on Vacation in Africa

 The images on Facebook and Instagram show the Bollywood actor's children learning archery and jumping on a mattres...

BLOGS

Create a vision for your family, determine your values and lead with them.

Every new day is an opportunity to learn something new, meet new people, talk to new people, form new alliances and...

Cameroon and most of Africa has the Blues

It is clear that Cameroon and most of Africa has the blues and we can learn something from the blues people. The bl...

OPINION

Togo protests: What is the way out of the crisis?

Security forces and police have shut down Lome, the capital of Togo, in a bid to prevent anti-government demonstrat...

The Godfather of Fake News, “Trust, but verify.”

Lance Sievert Davenport, IA, United States ·  Back in 1985, President Reagan asserted that the Russian language did...

CAREER

Wake up, start now, and make things happen.

The Orapa diamond mine of Botswana has an estimated diamond reserve of 151.4 million carats of Diamond. It has the...

PERCEPTION CAREERS, JOBS AND CONSULTANCY SERVICES

INFORMATION AND ADVICE TO HELP YOU GET ON IN, YOUR CHOSEN CAREER, WORK AND LIFE We aim to provide a lot of informat...

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