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Ethiopia has a lot riding on its new, Chinese-built railroad to the sea

ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — The sleek, white train glides through the hilly Ethiopian countryside, the first to travel this route in nearly a decade. The contrast is...

‘An African City’ is Ghana’s version of ‘Sex and the City’

Picture this: Carrie, Charlotte, Miranda and Samantha chatting and dining in a swanky New York bistro. They’re discussing careers, relationships and sex — recurring...

What China Knows about Africa That the West Doesn’t

In the modern era, the West has long neglected Africa, either dismissing it as a hopeless basket case, or simply considering the continent only in issues of resources,...

Is Ethiopia finally the next big thing in Africa travel?

(CNN)In the late 1950s, Ethiopian Airlines launched an advertising campaign in the Western media that touted the ancient kingdom as Africa’s “newest travel...

Will Africa follow Asia’s developmental growth trajectory?

by Martyn Davies Is Africa’s development inevitable? The conventional assumption is that all countries and regions will develop – albeit at different speeds – and...

Inside Africa’s tallest statue – in Senegal

When Africa’s tallest statue was completed in Senegal six years ago, there were some critics who thought it was rather extravagant. The 49 metre African...

HGP: Celebrates Memorial Day

In commemoration of Memorial Day: HGP presents The Cosmic African Meditation by THE COSMIC MELANIN HEALING CENTER-For Mediation and Relaxation, Healing through music...

Tanzania’s economy geared for growth

The name Tanzania, when mentioned in business circles, immediately strikes conversation around the political transition, drastic changes, and the recent news around...

Ugandan fashion retailer tapping into popularity of African designs

When she returned to Uganda after completing her studies in South Africa, political science graduate Ngyenzi ‘Nunu’ Mugyenyi saw an opportunity in her country’s...

These 5 African Foodies Are Redefining The Diasporan Culinary Experience

Editor’s note: I re-posted this interesting article because, not only am I a devoted foodie, I enjoyed the cultural celebratory message behind this movement...