Africa News Report

Africa News Report

Aliko Dangote Is Africa’s First $20 Billion Man

Nigerian billionaire and Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has become the first African entrepreneur to lay claim to a $20 billion fortune as the stock value...

Malawi Defends South Korea Labour Deal

The government of Malawi has defended a controversial deal it struck with South Korea to export up to 100,000 of its young people as...

1000s Pay Respect To The Late Chinua Achebe

Thousands of mourners have paid their last respects to renowned Nigerian author Chinua Achebe in his home town in Anambra state. A host of...

African Union leaders Mark 50th anniversary in Ethiopia

Africa's 54 leaders are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Organisation of African Unity. Opening the event, Ethiopian PM Hailemariam Desalegn spoke...

Viewpoint: Africa must do more to profit from China

Chinese investment in Africa has escalated rapidly over recent years, but what are the implications of China's foray in the continent, asks expert in...