Trump and Africa: Rex Tillerson tours the continent
US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, started a six-day tour to Africa. The tour starts in Ethiopia, where he will or won't get a view of the state of emergency against domestic protests there.
German-African investment. Could we see a future that is more fair?
Africa is a continent over-reliant on aid." Those were the words of Ghana's president Nana Akufo-Addo at an economic forum in Germany. We asked young Africans if things are changing and if there is hope for a fairer economic relationship between Africa and the West.
Let there be light: Solar lamps help power Burkina Faso
More than one billion people worldwide still have no access to electricity. This lack of power continues to slams the breaks on development, particularly across Africa. In Burkina Faso, though, solar lamps are offering an all-important ray of light at the end of the tunnel.
Africa, the holy grail for elite French universities?
Le Figaro looks at how elite French universities are wooing students from the African continent.
Visionscape and the Lagos refuse challenge
Lagos, Africa's most populated city, is currently facing a waste management challenge. In some parts of the city, heaps of refuse have become regular sights at junctions and major highways.
AU Summit - Buhari discusses violent conflicts and crisis management in Africa
AU Summit - Buhari discusses violent conflicts and crisis management in Africa.
Dirty, Filthy Lagos
Piles of garbage have taken over Lagos roads. Dirt, unsanitary conditions and improper waste disposal now adorn the streets of Africa's largest city.
Kwame Nkrumah: Ghana's pan-Africanist leader
Kwame Nkrumah is revered for his vision of a liberated and united Africa and for leading Ghana to independence from British colonial rule.
Nigeria’s new tribe
The Future Awards Africa celebrate outstanding young Africans between ages 18 and 31 and was conceived by Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams in 2004.