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aCar -- the electric 'all-rounder'

Added: 21.08.2017 18:11 | 3 views | 0 comments

An electric car for Africa, custom-designed for the needs of the population there, that strengthens rural structures and helps drive the economy: scientists have been working intensively towards this goal for four years. The new prototype, the aCar, is designed for passenger and cargo transportation and is also interesting for the European automotive market.

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Colin Kaepernick to be featured in African American history museum; still no Clarence Thomas

Added: 21.08.2017 16:08 | 2 views | 0 comments

The National Museum of African American History and Culture will feature items related to embattled NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, but still has no plans to mention Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas.
Harry Edwards, a sociologist who contributed to the museum's exhibition on race in sports, said he donated some of ...


Lagos: The megacity set to triple by 2050

Added: 21.08.2017 16:03 | 1 views | 0 comments

Lagos is Africa’s largest city, with an estimated 21 million residents - and it's growing fast.

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Dave Chappelle Honored by New York Governor for Being Inspirational

Added: 21.08.2017 15:02 | 9 views | 0 comments

Dave Chappelle got a big honor bestowed on him over the weekend ... by the New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. Nika Milbrun, Cuomo's Assistant Director of Constituencies for African-American and Women's Affairs, did the honors in NYC, telling Chappelle...


Grace Mugabe: South Africa immunity decision condemned

Added: 21.08.2017 14:43 | 5 views | 0 comments

South Africa's main opposition party accuses the government of protecting its "dodgy friends".


Joseph Warungu: Free in Freetown

Added: 21.08.2017 12:17 | 1 views | 0 comments

In our series of letters from African journalists, Kenyan Joseph Warungu makes his maiden visit to Sierra Leone.


Millennium Hotels signs for two landmark hotels in Makkah, Saudi Arabia

Added: 21.08.2017 11:35 | 9 views | 0 comments

Millennium Hotels & Resorts, Middle East and Africa is continuing with its successful expansion strategy across Saudi Arabia by announcing the takeover of two landmark hotels in the city of Makkah.


The city that just can't stop growing

Added: 21.08.2017 10:01 | 9 views | 0 comments

Thirty years from now the population of Nigeria will have doubled. How can Lagos - Africa's largest city - cope?


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