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Made in Africa: eight African cars

While Africa is one of the new frontiers for global automakers and automotive industry investors, there are a number of local car companies – some new, some more established – which are getting attention for building quality motor vehicles for local and global markets.

made in africa cars from africa automotive industry, nigeria, uganda, tunisia, libya, south 
africa, birkin, saroukh el-jamahiriya, laraki, africa, wallyscar, bailey 
edwards, kiira, innoson

Seven African women to watch in 2016

This year promises to be a tough, hard fought year for both Africa and the world. But with these seven strong and dynamic women leading the way in politics, business and social justice, Africa's biggest rising stars are moving the continent forward in 2016.

African comic book heroes gaining popularity

Comic Republic, a Nigerian graphic novel start-up based in Lagos, is creating a universe of superheroes for Africans. The panoply of players has been named Africa's Avengers. The characters and stories are proving to be popular with readers at home and around the world.

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