Past, present and the future of the African continent.
African Country Independence Dates
With the exception of two African countries, all of Africa has been colonized at one point or another. This article is a list of independence dates and the colonizing country.
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African Slave Trade
It is believed that up to thirteen million Africans were taken from their homes, communities, tribes and families over four hundred years. The slave trade was fueled mostly by a desire for gold and a taste for sugar.
Ebola - What is it?
We know so little about the Ebola virus, but we do know that there are different strains of the virus, which makes it even more difficult to understand. The virus is generally fatal and to date it has killed 70% of its victims.
Kenya In Chaos After Elections
Why has Kenya's recent presidential elections resulted in violence? A look at Kenya's political history.
Mau Mau Rebellion
The Mau Mau, underfunded and with very little fire power, took on the British in an attempt to win independence for Kenya.
Mobile Technology in Africa
Africa is undergoing a mobile technology revolution. Phones and mobile phone contract sales are booming and this growth is generating income and giving people across the plant access to valuable services.
Overview of HIV/Aids
HIV/Aids has had a devastating impact on Africa, but there are signs of a reduction in the proportion of people infected, but changes in behavior is still needed to make a real impact to the numbers of those with the virus.
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Uganda is poised to backstep in time with their anti-gay legislation. Severe consquences for gays and lesbians and the people who know them are on the brink of becoming law.
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