Events & Calendar

The 2017 Africa Green Revolution Forum, which will hold 4-8 September in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, will highlight the capacity of agriculture and agribusiness to...

The African Union (AU) launched its DotAfrica internet domain name at the 29th AU Summit and immediately flagged off a six-month-long campaign across all...

The 13th African Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) ceremony which was held at the Eko Hotels, Victoria Island, Lagos on July 15, 2017 lived up...

One of Uganda's top Afrobeats musicians, Robert Kyagulanyi, better known as Bobi Wine, has been sworn in as a member of parliament. He was sworn...

During every U.S. Independence Day - 4th of July - many great as well as weird events take place. This year was no exception...

Members States of the World Health Organization (WHO) have elected Ethiopian Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the new Director-General of the UN health agency. Dr...

Winners of the 2017 African Banker Awards were announced at a prestigious Gala Dinner of the 52nd Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank...

Nigeria’s International Power Event 5-7 September 2017 Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria Power Nigeria provides the ideal platform to position your firm as a thought leader in one...

The tremendous opportunity for Africa’s fashion industry attracted global attention at the recent 2017 Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) in India. The...

Have you ever wondered what it must be like to live with albinism? To stand out in your community and to face discrimination on...

Grammy award singer Beyonce, 35, who is expecting twins with husband Jay-Z, had an African themed baby shower to celebrate her upcoming bundles of...

This is the story of my great grandmother, one of the oldest living people in the world. When I was in primary school, my teacher...

The Gambian Human Rights activist, Fatoumatta Jallow-Tambajan who is now the Minister of Women Affairs and Overseer Vice President’s office won the 2nd edition...

Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth recently launched the island's first organic farming zone at Britannia, in the south of the island. He said the government...

The European Union (EU), the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the Government of the Gambia recently launched a new initiative to support job creation...