Foreign Brewers Battle for Ethiopia's Beer Drinkers
International brewers are helping transform Ethiopia's business landscape as it slowly sells the assets of the former communist state and opens up to foreigners drawn to one of Africa's fastest growing economies.
Many Cubans on Isla de Juventud in Cuba live in homes once owned by Americans before the revolution, which begs the question as US-Cuba relations thaw: Could U.S. families be compensated for their seized property?
After an often-chaotic election, Muhammadu Buhari has won Nigeria's presidential election, according to the official tally. The 72-year-old retired general and former dictator beat out the incumbent Goodluck Jonathan.
Muhammadu Buhari Defeats Goodluck Jonathan in Nigerian Election
Nigerian presidential poll has been won by Muhammadu Buhari, in the country's first election victory by the opposition. His opponent, Goodluck Jonathan, has conceded defeat and called Gen Buhari to congratulate him on his victory. Gen Buhari was ahead of Mr Jonathan by at least three million votes.
Nigerians Worry About Post-Election Violence While Awaiting Election Results
After voting Saturday, Nigeria is still waiting for the outcome of the presidential election, the nation's closest contest since the end of military rule in 1999. While turnout was high and voting appeared smooth, there were protests and accusations of vote rigging.
Nigeria's Muhammadu Buhari Ahead as Vote Count Resumes
Nigeria's opposition contender Muhammadu Buhari held a sizeable lead as counting in the country's election resumed on Tuesday, raising the prospect of a stunning ballot box victory for a man who first came to power three decades ago via a military coup.
Gunmen killed at least 15 people including an opposition politician near polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, casting an ominous shadow over the closest electoral contest since the end of military rule in 1999. The poll is seen as the first election in which an opposition candidate has a serious chance of unseating the incumbent, President Goodluck Jonathan, but widespread fears it could trigger violence are already becoming reality.
Kenya's President Apologizes for Past Wrongs by Government, Previous Regimes
Kenya's president has apologized to the Kenyan people for past wrongs committed both by his government and past regimes. President Uhuru Kenyatta told parliament during his state of the nation address Thursday that time has come to bring closure to the country's painful past.