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An unused bus depot on East 126th Street is being prepared to honor its past state: a burial ground for enslaved and free African people.
By Rachel Holliday Smith (
After a decade of planning and research by Harlemites, an unused bus depot on East 126th …
Consider a trip to South Africa, whether for leisure or business.
When the majority of people think about a visit to South Africa, they think about the Big Five game animals: the lion, leopard, rhinoceros, …
Rwanda's president said the country had become "a family once again", while marking the 25th anniversary of the genocide that killed 800,000 people.
Paul Kagame, who led a rebel force that ended the slaughter, lit a remembrance flame in the capital Kigali.
Rwandans will mourn …
Reports of attacks and gunfire in some areas as voters go to polls to elect president
Nigeria’s long-awaited presidential election went ahead on Saturday, marred by heavy gunfire in the north-east, killings in the south and reports …
Andela also expects to expand its presence across Africa. It currently has tech campuses in Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, and Rwanda.
By Anthony Noto (
Reporter, New York Business Journal)
"Across the world, an estimated 24.9 million people are victims of forced labor. The lion’s share of them–16 million people–are exploited by companies for a profit, rather than by private individuals, such as in the case of sex trafficking." - Elizabeth Segran, Fast Company
By Elizabeth Segran (
We often talk about slavery as if it was a thing of the past–a horror from another
"If I was smart, I would have waited a few years and made an iPhone app: a little satirical story about how to write about Africa every day, interactive and adaptable, for ninety-nine cents." - Binyavanga Wainaina
By Binyavanga Wainaina (
Novelists, NGO workers, rock musicians, conservationists, students, and travel writers track down my email, asking: Would …
How many Africans who were educated locally will be hired by Google's Artificial Intelligence research center slated to open in Ghana?
By Yann Gwet
In this era of constant shocks, Africa should invest massively in education. The objective must be to create a high-quality …