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Study: Only Five Percent Of CEOs In Africa Are Women

Women make up only 5 percent of chief executives of big corporations in Africa according to a survey by Africa CEO forum. The study was carried out by Africa CEO forum in a bid to promote female empowerment and to...

Top 10 Contributions China Has Made To Africa’s Infrastructural Development

Over the years, China seems to have taken the lead among the powerful countries that have increased interest in Africa. Chinese companies are not only present in almost all African countries but are carrying out various developmental projects.Most infrastructures...

Top 10 World’s Billionaire: Jeff Bezos Surpasses Bill Gates, As The World’s Richest Person

Forbes has released the Top 10 richest people in the world and as usual Americans lead the way. Highlights Centi-billionaire Jeff Bezos secures the list’s top spot for the first time, becoming the only person to appear in the Forbes ranks...

Mohammed Dewji: Tanzania’s Richest is Africa’s Youngest Billionaire – Forbes 2018

Africa's youngest billionaire, Tanzania's billionaire Mohammed Dewji may be at the bottom of Africa's rich list, but at the Age level, he rounded off as the youngest billionaire in Africa. See the current list of Forbes youngest Billionaires in Africa, 2019 This...

Business: Why Africa Is The Best Place To Invest In

US president Donald Trump caused major upset in Africa recently when he reportedly referred to the continent as being made up of “sh*thole” countries. While the term has gained notoriety in a short space of time, fund managers at...

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Cameroon’s Italia 90 World Cup Team to Get Houses Promised To Them 30 Years Ago

Cameroon's famous side that reached the quarter-finals of the 1990 World Cup in Italy before being defeated 3–2 by...

Misery Index: South Africa Has The Third Most ‘Miserable Economy’ In The World

South Africa has been ranked as the world's most miserable economy after Venezuela and Argentina. Bloomberg's Misery Index, which ranks major economies by inflation and...

Fighting Slavery With Suicide: The Fascinating Story of Africa’s Kru People

The Kru or Kroo are a West African ethnic group who are indigenous to eastern Liberia. During the Slave trade era, they were also infamous amongst early European slave raiders as being especially averse to capture

The Mbuti People Of Congo And Their Sister Exchange Form Of Marriage

In the Mbuti tribe, marriage is by sister exchange: Based on reciprocal exchange, men from other bands exchange sisters or other females in his...

Slavery Abolition Act 1833: Slavery Was Abolished Throughout The British Empire On This Day

The Slavery Abolition Act of 1833 that abolished slavery in most British colonies, freeing more than 800,000 enslaved Africans in the Caribbean and South Africa and making the purchase or ownership of slaves illegal