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Daily Archives: July 18, 2016

Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe opens film school

Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe opens film school

Top Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe has opened a film school. The said film school is located in Lagos and is called ‘The Mag School of Drama’. According to Mercy, the school is he ...

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Zambia kwacha extends gains in the financial market

Zambia kwacha extends gains in the financial market

The Zambia kwacha extended its gains to more than 2.5 percent against dollar to a seven-week high boosted by tight liquidity and as companies sold dollars to pay salaries and taxe ...

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WATCH: South Africans mark Mandela Day

WATCH: South Africans mark Mandela Day

Today marks the late former South African president Nelson Mandela's birthday. Madiba, the first president of the democratic South Africa in 1994, who spent 67 years of his life m ...

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Kenya anticipates abundant coffee harvest

Kenya anticipates abundant coffee harvest

Kenya, Africa’s third-biggest arabica-coffee producer, may get an abundant harvest later this year as rains in key growing areas boost yields. The country is getting good rains, w ...

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AfDB and ASEA to finance Africa’s growth

AfDB and ASEA to finance Africa’s growth

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the African Securities Exchanges Association (ASEA) on Sunday said they had signed a five-year memorandum of understanding to jointly promo ...

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Bill Gates to invest $5bn in Africa

Bill Gates to invest $5bn in Africa

Microsoft founder and philanthropist Bill Gates is to invest $5 billion in Africa over the next five years. Delivering the 14th annual Nelson Mandela Foundation lecture, in Pretor ...

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16 years on, the world’s biggest AIDS conference returns to Africa

16 years on, the world’s biggest AIDS conference returns to Africa

I have profound memories of the 13th International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa. It was July 2000 and I was among 12,000 people from across the world who attended: scie ...

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Blackbox TV named best startup Mozambique

Blackbox TV named best startup Mozambique

Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes brought its Mozambique round to a successful close during Seedstars ...

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African Proverb of the Day 18/07/2016

African Proverb of the Day 18/07/2016

African Proverb of the Day Today's African Proverb is from Uganda: Read our other African Proverb quotes, here. ...

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