Growth falls to 15-year low in Sub-Saharan Africa: IMF
Growth falls to 15-year low in Sub-Saharan Africa: IMF

Economic growth in sub-Saharan Africa fell last year to its lowest level in 15 years due to the slump in commodity prices and severe drought, the International Monetary Fund said on Tuesday, 3 May.

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Innovation Africa 2016: Kenyan Cabinet Secretary confirms official and exclusive patronage
Innovation Africa 2016: Kenyan Cabinet Secretary confirms official and exclusive patronage

Bringing together Africa's leading decision-makers

Issued by AfricanBrains 2 hours ago

Community radio - game-changers
Community radio - game-changers

Community radio stations have profoundly changed how people perceive radio in Africa. The stations empower citizens by making them both producers and consumers of information, but they also face serious challenges to their long-term survival.

By Dumisani Moyo 1 day ago

Love in a time of war in the DRC
Love in a time of war in the DRC

Wits Theatre and the Wits School of Arts Theatre and Performance Studies are presenting the Pulitzer award-winning play Ruined written by Lynn Nottage and directed Megan Willson, about the civil war in the DRC.

29 Apr 2016

AFRIMA pays tribute to Papa Wemba
AFRIMA pays tribute to Papa Wemba

The international committee of the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) in partnership with the African Union Commission (AU) mourn the death of musician Papa Wemba (real name Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba).

28 Apr 2016