Africa Looks to Boost Tourism

Africa Looks to Boost Tourism

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Africa draws just 5 percent of the world’s tourists despite boasting attractions ranging from the Great Pyramids and Victoria Falls to wildlife safaris…

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Viewpoint

Viewpoint

U.S. Africa Command Staff There was a time when a military commander could comfortably say, “I’m not a computer person” or “I don’t really use…

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Safeguarding Africa’s Cyberspace

Safeguarding Africa’s Cyberspace

Africa, like the rest of the world, is embracing its digital future. African leaders are committed to boosting the digital economy and the digitalization of…

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Uganda’s Grasshopper Delicacy on the Decline

Uganda’s Grasshopper Delicacy on the Decline

BBC NEWS AT BBC.CO.UK/NEWS In Uganda’s grasshopper season, the insects are seen as a nutritious delicacy — either boiled or deep-fried. They are so popular…

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Africa Eyes Mobile Gaming Boom

Africa Eyes Mobile Gaming Boom

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE An army of humans laid waste to an alien colony as South African video game maker Simon Spreckley enthusiastically controlled the action using…

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Bananas Help Peel Away Angola’s Oil Dependency

Bananas Help Peel Away Angola’s Oil Dependency

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE Boxes of green bananas are shifted one by one from a stack of crates into a refrigerated shipping container in Caxito, Angola. Stamped…

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A Web of Threats, A World of Potential

A Web of Threats, A World of Potential

As Africa Closes the Digital Divide, It Must Improve Cyber Security ADF STAFF Internet Penetration Internet penetration in Africa lags behind much of the world,…

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Who Defends the Web?

Who Defends the Web?

Militaries are Launching Cyber Commands, but Their Role is Still Being Debated ADF STAFF Throughout history, technological advances and new discoveries have led to military…

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Development Through Digitalization

Development Through Digitalization

Ghana’s Cyber Security Advisor Says the Country is Preparing for the Opportunities and Threats of a Digital World Since 2017, Dr. Albert Antwi-Boasiako has served…

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Ivoirian Painter Gives New Life to Electronic Waste

Ivoirian Painter Gives New Life to Electronic Waste

Story and photo by REUTERS Desire Koffi often walks through Koumassi, a working class district of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, to buy old mobile phones from…

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