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The Africa The Media Never Shows You – In Pictures

AFRICANGLOBE - The hashtag #TheAfricaTheMediaNeverShowsYou goes viral on Twitter as young Africans rush to share positive pictures of the continent. The international media’s representation of Africa all too often seems to focus on disaster or catastrophe. But a fightback is now taking place.

These Individuals Are Considered Africa’s Brightest Economic Prospects

AFRICANGLOBE - The Future Awards Africa 2014, Sunday, unveiled the continent’s brightest economic prospects, who were rewarded for their exploits across different fields of endeavour. These 10 young Africans may hold the key to the future of Africa.

3 Tech Innovations That Are Solving Youth Unemployment In Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - All too often, university-educated young Africans tell a similar story—upon graduating with a diploma, they discover that either employers don't have entry-level positions, or their skills don't match the needs of the job market. Three social innovations in Africa are rewriting this story.

Six Africans Make List Of Top 15 Young Innovative Scientists Globally

AFRICANGLOBE - The 6 African finalists include a Ghananian, an Algerian, a Malawian, a Zambian and two Nigerians. The competition attracted some 502 applicants around the globe and the finalists were selected based on 405, 038 votes from the public and high scores from the panel of experts.

New African Leadership Demands Blending Of Young And Old

AFRICANGLOBE - In order to compete in the global market, Africa must tap into its supply of intelligent, eager young people for future leaders, both in the government and the private sector. Being the most youthful continent, with 65 percent of Africans under 35 years of age, and over 35 percent between the ages of 15 and 35, now is the time to groom African youth for key government leadership positions.