How Africa’s History is Changing Its Architectural Landscape

A decade or so ago, Africans who wanted to study architecture would pick and attend a school in Europe or in the US. Then,...

Unifying Africa: Kiswahili Now Official Language of East Africa

The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has approved plans to make Kiswahili its second official language. The EALA has also passed a resolution to...

Ghanaian Artist Gives Western Celebs African-Inspired Makeover

New York-based Ghanaian artist, Dennis Owusu-Ansah, has put a clever spin on African makeovers with a series of paintings that feature African-American celebrities in authentic...
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Africa’s First Solar-Powered Airport: E71

Africa’s first solar-powered airport was just unveiled in South Africa. The airport, called George airport, will harness forty one percent of its energy needs...
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Nigerian Students Build Robots: E73

A Nigerian non-profit organization works with children in public schools to offer them a rich learning experience in robotics, computer programming and STEM subjects.
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Renewable Energy Projects Powering African HouseHolds and Businesses: E96

Governments across Africa have been working with internal and external partners on energy projects; giving rise to renewable energy plants popping up al lover...
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Africa to Host World’s First ‘Drone Airport’: E61

A renowned British architect along with his business partners have expressed interest in building the world's first drone port in Rwanda, Africa. The investors...
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African Designer Makes Runway Clothing From Trees: E62

Ugandan designer uses bark cloth, a fabric that’s been made from trees in Uganda for overs hundred years, to make high-end fashionable clothing that’s...
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Tanzania Builds Its Own Helicopters And They Start to Fly in 2018: E95

To ease its country’s transportation woes, Tanzania has started building its own helicopters and they should be ready for commercial use next year -...

A Look at Internet Access in Africa

Is there internet access in Africa? What does internet penetration look like and how many users are there?