5 Dec 2014
The recent outbreak of the Ebola virus epidemic in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has exposed the...
6 Aug 2014
As Africa confronts the challenges of a global economy, it is being forced to make tough choices in...
8 Apr 2014
In the Senegalese city of Thiès, a new enterprise, "Senbus," is assembling 30-seat buses for the...
2 Apr 2014
For decades, the protection of basic human rights in Africa seemed to be championed mainly -- if...
31 Mar 2014
Just a few decades ago, the African island-nation of Mauritius depended overwhelmingly on growing...
28 Mar 2014
In 1991, at the very beginning of Sierra Leone's decade-long civil war, a 19-year-old woman crossed...
24 Mar 2014
African leaders face tough challenges in developing, upgrading and maintaining the continent’s...
19 Feb 2014
AS THE AFRICAN UNION MARKS 2014 AS THE YEAR OF AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY, this special edition...
19 Nov 2013
On a breezy Monday night last November, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon arrived on a visit to Mali...
19 Jul 2013
Carlos Lopes, the executive secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA),...
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