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London's temporary African-inspired architecture
Diebedo Francis Kere is the 17th architect to design a temporary pavilion in the grounds of London's Hyde Park.
[BBC News Africa]

Togo's 'voodoo vacations'
Traditional voodoo ceremonies are attracting tourists to the small West African nation of Togo.
[BBC News Africa]

If the caps fits...
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
[BBC News Africa]

First UK African war memorial opens
The sculpture is dedicated to the two million Afro-Caribbean soldiers who fought in both world wars.
[BBC News Africa]

Mathematical biology tackles destructive plant virus
Plant diseases pose a serious threat to global food security, especially in developing countries, where millions of people depend on consuming what they harvest. In sub-Saharan Africa, one plant disease in particular -- maize lethal necrosis -- is ravaging one of the region's preferred (...)
[Science daily]

La responsabilité des entreprises multinationales pour les violations des droits de l'homme en Afrique
"La question de la responsabilité des entreprises multinationales pour les violations des droits de l homme est d une actualité brûlante. Alors qu à travers le monde les scandales se multiplient, sur le continent africain, des voix s élèvent pour dénoncer les nombreuses violations des droits (...)
[EVENE - Actualité du Livre]

Yousra Elbagir: Sudan's' cholera cover-up'
In our series of letters from African journalists, Yousra Elbagir criticises the Sudanese government's failure to get to grips with a cholera pandemic.
[BBC News Africa]

New faces of Africa
The photographers trying to change perceptions of Africa.
[BBC News Africa]

Elizabeth Ohene: Why Ghana's new word for gold miner spells trouble
In our series of letters from African journalists, veteran Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene reflects on the "galamsey" phenomenon.
[BBC News Africa]

Nairobi's new railway
A peek at Africa's newest railway, running from Kenya's capital, Nairobi, to the port city of Mombasa.
[BBC News Africa]

Biologie de la culture
Comment expliquer la destinée hors du commun des hominines ? La proche parenté de l'homme avec les grands singes africains est aujourd'hui solidement établie, mais notre espèce s'en distingue par une accumulation de traits adaptatifs très originaux - quant à la locomotion, l'alimentation et la (...)
[EVENE - Actualité du Livre]

Joseph Warungu: Kenyan votes for food
In our series of letters from African journalists, Joseph Warungu looks at how Kenya's staple has been the source of intrigue.
[BBC News Africa]

Rap d'Afrique
Depuis la fin des années 1980, le rap est devenu, au Gabon comme dans d'autres Etats du continent africain, le levier de constructions identitaires, de reconfigurations des rapports au politique et de transformations culturelles majeures. A l'inverse des discours abordant ce genre musical (...)
[EVENE - Actualité du Livre]

UK firm designs 'world's most affordable solar lamp'
Manchester's Inventid designed the SM100 solar light, which retails for $5 in African countries.
[BBC]

UK firm designs 'world's most affordable solar lamp'
Manchester's Inventid designed the SM100 solar light, which retails for $5 in African countries.
[BBC News]

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