Tagged With Africa

A man spent $400,000 to shoot a rare rhino in Africa, and now he wants to bring it home to Michigan


Elon Musk just discovered that Chad and Romania have almost identical flags — but they're not the only lookalikes


The countries with the youngest populations in the world



How Ebola went from killing 11,000 people in one year to being on the verge of a cure


Anthropologists have found the oldest skull of one of our earliest human ancestors. The 3.8 million-year-old fossil changes our understanding of human history.


There's a new type of traveller dishing out thousands of dollars for high-end safaris. The business director of a Botswana-based company says it’s all because of the millennial tech boom.



Huawei technicians have been helping governments in Uganda and Zambia spy on their political opponents, a new report says


Newly released tape reveals Ronald Reagan using racist language: 'Those monkeys from those African countries'


Africa is aiming to become a giant, interconnected trading region. It just might work.


The risk of travelling to every country in Africa, according to the US State Department


Here's why Coach and Kate Spade's CEO 'gets excited' about Africa's growth prospects


12 culture clashes I had as an American travelling in Africa



These machines pull clean drinking water out of thin air, and they might be a solution to the global water crisis


African cities are running out of water, and the continent needs $66 billion to avoid a crisis of disease and dehydration


A photographer captured the last images of Kenya's 'elephant queen' just before her death


This London firm with VC backing just crowdfunded the most ever for an African solar project



I travelled alone and it was one of the worst decisions of my life


A wild African black leopard has been photographed for the first time in more than 100 years


I rode Africa's first superfast bullet train that could go from New York to Washington DC in 90 minutes, and I understand why it's controversial


I visited the Pyramids of Giza and found a surprising downside that no one ever talks about