Africa News Headlines for 13 August 2015

A selection of Africa news headlines from around the globe during the past 24 hours. Uganda team makes history at Little League Softball World Series before tournament even starts Source: The Oregonian Introducing an African Village to Baseball Source: WVTF Public Radio Africa new battleground for global media Source: The Media Online Why Africa’s SMEs …

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Africa News Headlines for 5 June 2015

New Look At Pot-Smoking Pygmies Suggests Marijuana Helps Deter Parasites Source: Huffington Post Mobile Catching Up To Desktop For Porn Consumption In South Africa Source: AFK Insider Kabila’s Plan B for the Congo Source: Atlantic Council East Africa’s Light Bulb Moment Source: Forbes Facebook takes Internet.org to Senegal Source: IT News Africa Lunch with the …

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Africa News Headlines for 16 March 2015

Online Bitcoin Trading Takes Root in Africa Source: Coin Telegraph Uganda offers six blocks to oil companies Source: East African Business Week Africa’s development: How to get there, fast Source: The Africa Report Kofi Annan roots for research in universities Source: New Vision ‘School dropout rate holds South Africa back’ Source: The Citizen Leading Role …

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Africa News Headlines for 7 March 2015

Porn at the Pyramids: investigation after tourists make adult film at ancient wonder Source: The Independent The dilemma of destroying ivory as an anti-poaching strategy Source: Brookings/Africa in Focus EAC inter-connectivity to boost trade-Uhuru Source: Capital FM U.N. honors people of African descent Source: The Philadelphia Tribune Kenya’s home-grown drug problem Source: Saudi Gazette Some …

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Africa News Headlines for 23 February 2015

The Academy Award-nominated film “Timbuktu” explores the war within Islam Source: Foreign Policy ‘Timbuktu’ director wants more cinema from West Africa Source: Japan Times/Reuters Lupita at the Oscars Source: The Herald Ivory Coast moves to close digital divide Source: Biztech Africa Modern African Poetry Finds Its Voice Online Source: Highbrow Magazine High time SAPS got …

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