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Q and A: What Young African Leaders Are Saying About Obama's Summit

Obama is investing in young African leaders. Three of them talked to AFKInsider about words, action and the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit....

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Q & A: Post-Apartheid South Africa With Author Eve Fairbanks

Eve Fairbanks' upcoming book, “The Inheritors,” aims to be the foremost treatment of post-apartheid South Africa to date in the American press....

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Challenges To Sustainable Housing In South Africa

Despite foreign investment, economic growth, and government developments, housing in South Africa hasn't yet struck a balance in affordability and design....

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Sub-Saharan Africa Is Walmart's New Battleground - AFKInsider

Walmart is an example of a multinational which is making a bold move. Acquiring South African grocery chain Massmart...

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Q & A With Soylent Creator Rob Rhinehart - AFKInsider

Is sythetic food a viable option for Africa? AFKInsider spoke with Soylent creator Rob Rhinehart, who crowdfunded $1.5 million to finance his product....

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Q&A: 'Michelle Obama Made Me Cry' A Young African Leader Says

Obama's Young African Leaders Initiative brought 500 Africans to top U.S. universities. Ghanaian-born Ethel Cofie was one of them. She spoke to AFKInsider....

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Q&A With CEOs of Africa's Rising Gaming Industry - AFKInsider

The last couple of years have seen abundant buzz about the African gaming industry,...

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Rising African Film Industries: The Nollywood-South Africa Axis

Despite the success of Nollywood, Africa is still more a film consumer than producer. South and North African films had an easier path to international distribution....

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Q&A: Africa Impact Group Founder On Pioneering Innovation

Issam Chleuh is one of Africa's most promising young entrepreneurs, a leader in impact investing -- investing that generates measurable social and environmental impact....

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Q & A: E-Commerce Platform MallForAfrica Caters To Africa's Wealthiest

Nigerian-owned ecommerce platform MallForAfrica has grown tenfold in the past year, and counts among its partners Amazon, BestBuy, and Bloomingdale's....