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A school in NJ learns about the innovations and challenges of the African continent
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Dozens die of yellow fever in Darfur - Radio Dabanga

Dozens die of yellow fever in Darfur - Radio Dabanga | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Radio DabangaDozens die of yellow fever in DarfurRadio DabangaCitizens from Darfur are living in 'panic and fear' due to the continuing spread of yellow fever in the region that killed dozens of people by Friday, 16 November, according to the...
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“We have what it takes to transform Africa” | Your Commonwealth

“We have what it takes to transform Africa” | Your Commonwealth | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Yet we have the power to rescue Africa. Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, a former World Bank Vice President for Africa, declared at the 1000 Points of Light Summit in Lagos that youth have great opportunities. Our saddest course of action ...
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Why Is Africa So Poor? June Arunga, CEO Open Quest Media ...

Why Is Africa So Poor? June Arunga, CEO Open Quest Media ... | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Ventures Africa is a monthly Pan-African business magazine, which will champion African capitalism by celebrating African success, free enterprise, the entrepreneurial spirit, and the rewards of hard work.
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Entrepreneurship, Culture and Solidarity in Africa · Global Voices

Entrepreneurship, Culture and Solidarity in Africa · Global Voices | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Despite strong economic growth, the African continent is still struggling to develop a class of local entrepreneurs to manage strategic industries.
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What is the role of the Angel investor in Africa?

What is the role of the Angel investor in Africa? | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
What role do you think Angel investors have to play and how do we get more investors in support of African innovation?
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South Sudan Rebel Group Threatens to Reignite Ethnic War

South Sudan Rebel Group Threatens to Reignite Ethnic War | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
A new South Sudanese rebel group is
threatening to reignite violence in Jonglei state where at least
1,600 people died in ethnic clashes last year, according to the
United Nations and Archbishop Daniel Deng.
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New York – South Sudan's decision to expel a United Nations human rights officer constitutes a “breach of the legal obligations” of the Government, the world body's senior official in the country stressed on Sunday.
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Congressmen Urge America's UN Ambassador to Act for Sanctions On Sudan - AllAfrica.com

Congressmen Urge America's UN Ambassador to Act for Sanctions On Sudan - AllAfrica.com | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Radio DabangaCongressmen Urge America's UN Ambassador to Act for Sanctions On SudanAllAfrica.comKhartoum — A bipartisan group of 38 Congressmen urged the United States Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice to work for imposing sanctions against...
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SUDAN REFUGEE CAMP – at the BREAKING POINT « Gretawire

SUDAN REFUGEE CAMP – at the BREAKING POINT « Gretawire | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Below is the latest ….as you know, I traveled to this refugee camp in April with Reverend Franklin Graham and Samaritans Purse.
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Sudan blocks YouTube over anti-Islam film | The Raw Story

Sudan blocks YouTube over anti-Islam film | The Raw Story | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
KHARTOUM — Sudan has blocked access to Internet video-sharing site YouTube over the anti-Islam film that has triggered outrage and deadly unrest across the globe, the head of the telecommunications authority told AFP ...
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New fund to reward best business innovative ideas - The New Times Rwanda

New fund to reward best business innovative ideas - The New Times Rwanda | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
RWANDANS with new innovative business ideas are set to benefit from the newly created East Africa Challenge Fund (TRAC), an official has said.
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Africa innovations: 15 ideas helping to transform a continent

Africa innovations: 15 ideas helping to transform a continent | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
A mobile phone database for dairy farmers and a strain of sweet potato that can help fight child blindness.
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Beekeeping fosters economic recovery in Darfur | UNDP

Beekeeping fosters economic recovery in Darfur | UNDP | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
The project is part of a broader programme that creates environmentally sustainable businesses for 40,000 micro-entrepreneurs in 45 communities in Darfur, under a total budget of nearly US$3 million.
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Three Things China Can Teach Us About Nation-Building

Three Things China Can Teach Us About Nation-Building | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
They're social and economic models arent too far off from those proposed by many Pan-African leaders, including Kwame Toure and Dr. Claud Anderson, author of PowerNomics : The National Plan to Empower Black America.
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Hamas Tells Sudan It Will Avenge Israeli Bombing Of Arms Plant

Hamas Tells Sudan It Will Avenge Israeli Bombing Of Arms Plant | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
The exiled leader of Hamas told Sudan on Friday his Palestinian terror group would take revenge on Israel for the deadly bombing of an arms factory in Khartoum, state news agency SUNA reported. Treated as a star guest at ...
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VOICE OF LIBERTY AFRICA: Entrepreneurship for Development ~ Peter Yakobe | AfricanLiberty.org

VOICE OF LIBERTY AFRICA: Entrepreneurship for Development ~ Peter Yakobe | AfricanLiberty.org | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
RT @omojuwa: Uganda's Peter Yakobe debuts on African Liberty's Voice of Liberty with this.
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Forget apps and useless startups: These four African girls have created a pee-powered generator

Forget apps and useless startups: These four African girls have created a pee-powered generator | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
What have you built lately? 14-year-olds Duro-Aina Adebola, Akindele Abiola, Faleke Oluwatoyin, and 15-year-old Bello Eniola have created a urine powered generator.



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Homes burned at alleged Darfur attack site: peacekeepers

Homes burned at alleged Darfur attack site: peacekeepers | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Peacekeepers said they had discovered homes burned and dead animals and ammunition littering the ground in a Darfur village allegedly attacked by pro-government forces last week.Their ("@lou_reuters: Homes burned at alleged #Darfur...
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Deadly raid resulted to Darfur's deserted village, UNAMID says

Deadly raid resulted to Darfur's deserted village, UNAMID says | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Peacekeepers who were granted access by the Sudanese authority to a village where 13 people were reportedly killed by a militia found it deserted, with houses burned and animals dead in the street, UNAMID said on Thursday.
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Sudan seeks to gag critical journalism: watchdog - ModernGhana.com

Sudan seeks to gag critical journalism: watchdog - ModernGhana.com | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
KHARTOUM AFP - Sudan is trying to stifle critical reporting, media watchdog Reporters Without Borders said on Tuesday after authorities seized copies of the independent daily newspaper Al-Wan.It is the 24th case of its kind ...
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Singer Jal Highlights South Sudan Investment Opportunities - AllAfrica.com

Singer Jal Highlights South Sudan Investment Opportunities - AllAfrica.com | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Singer Jal Highlights South Sudan Investment OpportunitiesAllAfrica.comJuba — Internationally renowned South Sudanese singer, Emmanuel Jal on Friday put aside his recent troubles with the security forces and put on a remarkable performance at the ...
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Road To Economic Resuscitation: Sudan Opens First Gold Refinery

Road To Economic Resuscitation: Sudan Opens First Gold Refinery | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Follow @cpafrica In a move to improve the quality of its rising gold exports, Sudan opened its first gold refinery on Wednesday September 19th, 2012. The refinery is said to be ...
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Sudan Opens First Gold Refinery, One Of Africa's Largest Plants ...

Sudan Opens First Gold Refinery, One Of Africa's Largest Plants ... | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
“The refinery is the first project of its kind in Sudan and the second in Africa for producing and extracting gold and silver with high quality and purity,” China's official Xinhua news agency quotes the director of the refinery, ...
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South Sudan’s Atong Demach is Miss World Africa!

South Sudan’s Atong Demach is Miss World Africa! | Engaging with Africa | Scoop.it
Miss World Atong Demach . Atong Demach .
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