How Rwanda is Breeding Tech Geeks

in Innovation by Michael Ikotun
KIGALI, Rwanda -- It is an awfully hot Friday. The nauseating dry haze has arrested the rolling hills of Gisozi, a suburban neighborhood of Rwanda's Capital City,… Read more

Ubuntu Education Fund partners with Experian

in Change Maker by Michael Ikotun
COSTA MESA, Calif. -- Experian a leading global information services company, has started a new partnership with Ubuntu Education Fund, a grassroots nonprofit… Read more

Dr Rick Warren Declares Rwanda a Model for PEACE Around the…

in Change Maker by Michael Ikotun
KIGALI, Rwanda -- Dr. Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California and best-selling author of The Purpose Driven Life, on Sunday challenged a… Read more

Backdrop of US-Africa Leaders Summit: Anger Over Obama’s…

in Change Maker by Alhassan Y. Babalwaiz
The buzz created by the just-ended US-Africa summit was of epic proportion no less. But not everyone was entirely impressed with the content of the deliberation as well… Read more

ETHIOPIAN BEAUTY, MERON WUDNEH IS CROWNED MISS AFRICA USA…

in Features by Michael Ikotun
Ethiopian beauty Meron Wudneh is the new Miss Africa USA. The six feet model and graduate of Bowie State University was the chosen winner at the 9th Annual Miss Africa… Read more

Washington summit considered major boost to U.S-Africa…

in Innovation by Michael Ikotun
After nearly a week of wheeling and dealing inWashington D.C., business leaders and policy makers from the United States and Africa are calling the first ever… Read more

Ghana Fashion & Design Week Announces 2014 Event Date And…

in Art & Culture by AA Editor
ACCRA – Ghana Fashion & Design Week® (GFDW) is pleased to announce event plans set for 24 – 26 October, 2014 at the Movenpick Hotel. Ghana’s most innovative fashion… Read more

WITH $37BN IN TRADE AND AID DEALS, US-AFRICA LEADERS SUMMIT…

in Magazine by Alhassan Y. Babalwaiz
Washington, DC - In a diplomatic heavy lifting unprecedented in the history of the United States, US President Barak Obama wrapped up a three-day US-Africa Leaders… Read more

America and Africa: The next great disruption. Barack…

in Features by Michael Ikotun
AMERICA, an exceptional place, has long stood out for a willingness to take big bets on the rise of others. Post-war American governments devoted vast amounts of money,… Read more

Diasporan Engineers and Architects to Impact Ghana's…

in Change Maker by Alhassan Y. Babalwaiz
Ghanaian Engineers and Architects in the United States are gearing up to give back to country--by seeking to provide inputs in the country's infrastructural development… Read more

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