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Apply For The She Code Africa Mentoring Program For Young Women In Tech

April 19, 2022

If you are a young woman looking to build a career in tech, here’s a chance for you to begin your journey. You can apply for the She Code Africa Mentoring Program (SCAMP). Organizers of this initiative have designed it to help young African women to learn the ropes in tech by connecting them with … Continue reading Apply For The She Code Africa Mentoring Program For Young Women In Tech

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Africa Did You Know? Discover Nigeria

Did You Know That Taslim Olawale Elias Was The First African To Earn A PhD In Law From The University Of London?

April 19, 2022

Elias was born into the traditional aristocracy of Lagos, then the capital of Nigeria, on 11 November 1914. Taslim Olawale Elias received his secondary education at the Church Missionary Society Grammar School and Igbobi College in Lagos. He married Ganiat Yetunde Fowosere, and the couple would have five children together (three sons, two daughters). After … Continue reading Did You Know That Taslim Olawale Elias Was The First African To Earn A PhD In Law From The University Of London?

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Africa Opportunities

Apply For The African Development Bank (AfDB) 2022 Virtual Internship Program

April 19, 2022

The African Development Bank (AfDB) is accepting applications from suitably qualified candidates who want to enrol in its Virtual Internship Program. Read more about Opportunities This internship program is organized under the Bank’s Talent Management Framework, which is designed to achieve sustainable growth in five target areas on the continent: agro-business, energy, industrialization, integration, and … Continue reading Apply For The African Development Bank (AfDB) 2022 Virtual Internship Program

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Africa Leadership Opportunities

Apply For The Young African Leaders Programme

April 19, 2022

The Young African Leadership Programme funded by the European Commission is a tailor-made fellowship and training programme aiming at catalysing and fostering changes as envisioned in the Africa Agenda 2063 and in the Africa-EU Partnership. After a pilot cohort in Autumn 2021, the second cohort of Young African Leaders is expected in Florence in September … Continue reading Apply For The Young African Leaders Programme

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Africa Politics

The Russian-Ukrainian War: Black Racism At The Borders Of Eastern Europe 

April 19, 2022

  As the Russian invasion of Ukraine enters its sixth day, African refugees fleeing Russian bombardments of Ukraine have found themselves stranded at various border points in Eastern Europe, especially in the Ukrainian-Polish border. Several videos and photos have littered the social media space showing Polish immigration and police officers deterring African refugees from entering … Continue reading The Russian-Ukrainian War: Black Racism At The Borders Of Eastern Europe 

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Africa Events

First ‘Africa Day’ Celebration in the History of the Lagos International Trade Fair

April 19, 2022

The Lagos International Trade Fair for the first time in its history earmarked its seventh day for Africa Day celebration. The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry in its bid to promote trade and economic development in Africa, hosted the celebration at the banquet hall of the Tafawa Balewa Square on Thursday, November 7, 2019. … Continue reading First ‘Africa Day’ Celebration in the History of the Lagos International Trade Fair

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Africa BUSINESS

Business in Africa: A Tale of Snakes, Monkeys and a Blue Tweeting Bird

April 19, 2022

Doing business in Africa is by no means easy, and the ease or difficulty can vary from country to country. You could use the World Bank’s ‘Ease of Doing Business’ index as a guide but only those that have a reasonable amount of experience can actually speak to the real degrees of variations between countries. … Continue reading Business in Africa: A Tale of Snakes, Monkeys and a Blue Tweeting Bird

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Africa ANNOUNCEMENTS Awards

AppsAfrica Awards Finalists Announced

April 19, 2022

The final shortlist for the 4th AppsAfrica.com Innovation Awards have been announced. The Awards celebrate the best in mobile and tech from across Africa with winners announced in Cape Town on November 12th, 2018. The annual Awards attracted over 300 submissions from 39 countries, with solutions launched across all 54 African markets by start-ups, established ventures, … Continue reading AppsAfrica Awards Finalists Announced

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Africa Events

 Thoughts From TEDx Lagos 2018

April 19, 2022

“We really believe that in whatever community you are, you can shine the light and give everyone an opportunity to shine theirs.” Mercy Akamo, Chief Organizer, TEDx Lagos got the event off the ground on this note. She spoke to an audience who were eager to listen and learn from twelve speakers selected for their … Continue reading  Thoughts From TEDx Lagos 2018

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Africa Website Review

Websites We Love: SmallStarter.com

April 19, 2022

Africa is remarkably blessed with natural resources which have a striking viability for success if utilized effectively. In fact, the silver lining in Africa’s current situation is that for every problem the continent is facing, there is always a smart solution to that problem, thus giving room for diverse business opportunities to spring up. Aware of this fact, John-Paul … Continue reading Websites We Love: SmallStarter.com

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Africa Entertainment Music News Nigeria

Guess The Nigerian Entertainers In Forbes Africa ’30 Under 30′ List

April 19, 2022

The fourth edition of the 2018 Forbes Africa Under 30 list has recently been released. The Forbes 30 Under 30 is a set of lists issued annually by Forbes Magazine. The Forbes Africa list is a regional edition of the publication comprising a single list of 90 of Africa’s most promising entrepreneurs under the age … Continue reading Guess The Nigerian Entertainers In Forbes Africa ’30 Under 30′ List

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