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  1. Co-founder of the Jumia company, Hodara speaks with Reuters during an interview at the Jumia office

    African unicorn Jumia looks to services, platforms to halt slide

    E-commerce unicorn Jumia Technologies, which last year became Africa's first tech firm to list in New York, will focus on proving it can turn a ...
  2. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he wants to make the UK the "investment partner of

    UK puts visas into pitch for post-Brexit trade with Africa

    Prime Minister Boris Johnson told African leaders Monday that Britain would be more open to migrants from their continent after Brexit as he ...
  3. A sales assistant holds a Bongani cigar produced in Mozambique, in a tobacconist's store in Jo

    Can 'Made in Africa' cigars compete with Cuba?

    While drinking in a nightclub in Mozambique in 2015, Kamal Moukheiber had an idea: a luxury cigar made not in Cuba, but in southern Africa.
  4. Drought in Zimbabwe reduced the mighty Victoria Falls to a relative trickle last month

    Record 45 million people need urgent food aid in southern Africa: UN

    An unprecedented 45 million people in southern Africa are in urgent need of food aid due to drought, flooding and economic hardship, the UN said ...
  5. An employee uses a hammer to clean a gold ingot during the refining process at AGR (African Gold Re

    Race to refine: the bid to clean up Africa’s gold rush

    In a refinery just outside Uganda's main airport, workers slip bars of freshly refined gold into clear plastic bags sealed with a sticker of the ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Artisanal miners sluice for gold by pouring water through gravel at an unlicensed mine

    Race to refine: The bid to clean up Africa’s gold rush

    In a refinery just outside Uganda's main airport, workers slip bars of freshly refined gold into clear plastic bags sealed with a sticker of the ...
  7. Some 2,000 US soldiers conduct training missions 40 African countries, including here in Mali

    US wants to reduce presence in Africa, warns top officer

    The United States wants to reduce its military presence in Africa, Washington's top military officer said, as France hosts Sahel leaders as it ...
  8. African safari

    How to plan your first safari, from cost concerns to clothing considerations

    To get the food, shelter and safari experience you want, you need to research your trip. Here’s a thorough list of the details you should consider.
  9. Zimbabwe's Victoria Falls on Jan 17, 2019 (left) and on Dec 4, 2019 (right)

    Victoria Falls shrink to a trickle, feeding climate change fears

    For decades Victoria Falls, where southern Africa's Zambezi river cascade down 100 metres into a gash in the earth, have drawn millions of ...