"There are many reasons to admire Aretha, but it’s worth pausing to reflect on how significant her impact was, and will always remain, on the genre she’s perhaps least associated with."Jeff Slate
Songwriter and journalist
"Nigerians have all the right in the world to question the authority and legitimacy of our nation’s current political leadership."Kingsley Moghalu
Candidate in next year's Presidential elections in Nigeria, former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria
""It’s very much a success story for the security which is in place at the moment…""Chris Phillips
Counter Terrorism Expert
"Since turning my back on white supremacy, I have worked hard to fight against the thing I once helped build. What I've learned from my own journey through hate now helps me combat it."Christian Picciolini
Emmy Award-winning director and producer, author, TEDx speaker, peace advocate and reformed extremist.
""Got a few screws loose, I guess. Never really knew it until now.""Richard 'Beebo' Russell
Suspect in Seattle stolen plane incident
"In order to reduce social exclusion and improve the standard of living of the working poor, the EU must take drastic measures and design policies both at institutional and individual levels."Giorgos Koulouris
Consultant in a Management and Consulting firm in Greece
"Maduro has reacted to the collapse of the economy by consolidating the dictatorship, intensifying human rights abuses (including torture) and further cracking down on the private sector."Juan Carlos Hidalgo
Policy analyst on Latin America at the Cato Institute’s Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity
"If you’re sitting at home in Idaho or London, you want to see celebrity names, people that you care about”."Simon Thompson
Democratic Republic Of Congo
Some 65 percent of South Sudanese women have experienced sexual or physical violence, twice the global average
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The days the world was told that Africa was a land marred with misery and violence may not be over, but that narrative surely is not the only one anymore.
A crocodile attack did not impede a 25-year-old Zimbabwean woman from getting married five days later.
A German nurse working for the International Committee of the Red Cross was kidnapped in Mogadishu on Wednesday.
The EU bets on innovation to make humanitarian response faster and more efficient
Senegal has joined the top five most reforming countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. In addition and is now one of the 10 most attractive destinations for investors on the continent.
Arise Fashion week features 45 designers, many from African countries
Egypt temporarily declared a state of emergency Thursday after a huge sandstorm engulfed the country.
Passengers remain silent as the animal explores their vehicle.
The Crans Montana Forum returns for the 4th consecutive year to Dakhla in Western Sahara, to discuss "Africa and South-South Cooperation".
Students from the ABE Initiative explain how they put their training and skills from Japan to use in their home countries.
As the conflict in CAR continues, aid workers struggle to provide healthcare to mothers and newborn babies.
Ministry of Health spokesman Joshua Malango said the number of cases had increased to 527 from 157 recorded in January, and that deaths had doubled from four to eight.
Africans can't get enough of the first Marvel superhero movie with a predominantly black cast.
Thousands of people have been killed in Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) Kasai region since 2016, according to UN estimates.
The conflict in Kasaï has led to more than a million internally displaced people since the peak of the crisis.
The conflict in Greater Kasaï broke out in 2016.
Clampdown to focus on illegal immigrants and will incarcerate, not deport, those found to be breaking the law.
54-year-old Zbigniew Reket was heading for South Africa, where he intended to take up work, when his boat was severely damaged, leaving the sailor without navigation or communication systems.